A Big Ten battle features the No. 7 Penn State Nittany Lions (2-0) going on the road to play the Illinois Fighting Illini (1-1) on Saturday afternoon. The Nittany Lions have secured two impressive wins thus far. In Week 2, Penn State blew out Delaware 63-7. Meanwhile, Illinois was defeated 34-23 by the Kansas Jayhawks last week. Penn State has dominated the series against Illinois, logging a 20-6 all-time record.
Kickoff from Memorial Stadium in Champaign is set for noon ET. The Nittany Lions are 14.5-point favorites in Penn State vs. Illinois odds, while the over/under for total points is 48.5. Before locking in any Illinois vs. Penn State picks, be sure to check out the college football predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s proven computer model.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Penn State vs. Illinois and just revealed its picks and predictions. You can visit SportsLine to see the model’s CFB picks. Here are several college football odds and trends for Illinois vs. Penn State:
Penn State vs. Illinois spread: Nittany Lions -14.5Penn State vs. Illinois over/under: 48.5 pointsPenn State vs. Illinois money line: Nittany Lions -650, Fighting Illini +464PSU: Penn State has hit the 1H money line in nine of last 11 gamesILL: Illinois has hit the 1Q game total Under in seven of last eight gamesPenn State vs. Illinois picks: See picks at SportsLine
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