The No. 4 Duke Blue Devils will meet the No. 18 Michigan State Spartans on Tuesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in a Champions Classic matchup for college basketball bettors at the online sportsbooks.
Duke is 3-0 SU but 1-2 ATS in its last three games against Michigan State dating back to 2010, including a 74-69 win over the Spartans as 7.5-point favorites at this event in 2011. The OVER has paid out for totals bettors in four of the last five games between the two schools.
Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Duke Blue Devils betting line opened as -4-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening over/under total as well at BetOnline.
Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Duke Blue Devils battles the Michigan State Spartans, currently sitting with a 1-0 mark (0-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals betting, are 1-0 for the Duke Blue Devils and 0-1 for the Michigan State Spartans.
The Blue Devils – Spartans odds would favor the Blue Devils if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Duke is rated No. 3 in the current Odds – VSB
poll, while Michigan State is at No. 22.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Michigan State got 25 points from Travis Trice en route to a 64-59 victory over Navy on Friday at Alumni Hall.
The battle between the Blue Devils and Stags didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Fairfield was handed a 109-59 defeat on Saturday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils Betting Odds Trends
Michigan State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Michigan State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Michigan State’s last 6 games
Michigan State is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing Duke
Duke is 3-7-1 ATS in its last 11 games
Duke is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games
Duke is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Michigan State
Duke is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Michigan State
Next Betting Matchups
Michigan State home to Loyola of Chicago, Friday, November 21st
Duke at Temple, Friday, November 21st