2018 Season College Basketball Past Picks
January 12, 2019
Ohio State at Iowa
Saturday 01/12 02:30 PM Eastern
1 unit on Iowa -2 (-115) (risk 1 to return 1.87) RESULT: WIN
Iowa had an impressive win at Northwestern on Thursday without starting forward Tyler Cook. Now the Hawkeyes are back home and Cook expects to play along with 6-11 Luke Garza who has been battling a sprained ankle. Ohio State has lost its last two games, including 64-61 at Rutgers as a five-point favorite. The Buckeyes shot only 39.7 percent and they now are 1-5 ATS their last six games. Dating to last season, Ohio State is 3-11 ATS its last 14 games against teams with winning records and this is a rebuilding season for the Buckeyes after overachieving last year. The home team has covered four of the last five meetings and the Buckeyes are 3-7 ATS their last 10 games following an ATS loss. Go with Iowa.