Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers: 3/1/2021 Betting Trends, Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line and Preview

Written by on March 1, 2021

A game after he put up 20 points in a 74-63 win over Indiana, Geo Baker leads the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (13-9) on the road against the Nebraska Cornhuskers (5-18) as 7-point favorites. The matchup, which starts at 7:00 PM ET on Monday, March 1, 2021, airs on BTN. The matchup’s over/under is 138.

Betting Information

Rutgers vs Nebraska Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Rutgers -7 -110 -110 138 -109 -112 -335 255

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Rutgers vs Nebraska
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Nebraska (+7) Over (138) Rutgers 73 Nebraska 67

Place a Bet on the Rutgers – Nebraska Matchup

Total Facts

  • In 12 of 22 outings (54.5%) this season, the Scarlet Knights and their opponents have scored no less than this matchup’s over/under of 138 points.
  • Nebraska and its opponents have added up to score more than 138 points in 65.2% of their matchups this season (15 of 23 chances).
  • These two teams average a combined 140.9 points per game, 2.9 more points than the over/under of 138 set for this game.
  • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 3.7 more points per game (141.7) than this matchup’s total of 138 points.
  • The average total the Scarlet Knights have had set in matchups this year is 0.8 more points than this outing’s point total.
  • Cornhuskers games this season have averaged an over/under of 143.8 points, 5.8 more than the point total in this matchup.

Scoring Betting Tips

  • The Scarlet Knights put up just 2.9 fewer points per game (71) than the Cornhuskers allow (73.9).
  • Rutgers has a 7-0 record against the spread and a 9-1 record overall when scoring more than 73.9 points.
  • Nebraska is 5-8 against the spread and 1-12 overall when giving up more than 71 points.
  • The Cornhuskers score an average of 69.9 points per game, just 2.1 more points than the 67.8 the Scarlet Knights give up.
  • In games when it scores more than 67.8 points, Nebraska is 7-0 against the spread and 5-8 overall.
  • Rutgers’ record is 5-6 against the spread and 5-6 overall when it gives up more than 69.9 points.
  • The Scarlet Knights have totaled 70 more points than their opponents this season (3.2 per game on average), while the Cornhuskers have been out-scored by 93 total points (four per game average differential).

Bet on Live College Basketball Here

Rutgers Betting Information

  • Rutgers has earned an even 11-11 record against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 7 points, the Scarlet Knights have struggled to a 1-3 record ATS this season.
  • The Scarlet Knights have typically run under the total this season, reaching the over/under in 10 of 22 games (45.5%).

Nebraska Betting Information

  • Nebraska has a losing record against the spread, going 10-12 ATS (covering just 45.5% of the time).
  • When they are at least 7-point underdogs, the Cornhuskers have fared well, going 2-1 against the spread.
  • In most of Nebraska’s games this season, the teams have not hit the over (9 out of 22 games, 40.9%).

Head to Head

Rutgers vs Nebraska (Last 3 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/25/2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 75-72 RUTGERS
1/3/2020 Rutgers -4.5 144 -195 +160 Regular Season 79-62 RUTGERS
1/21/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 76-69 RUTGERS

Place a Bet on the Rutgers – Nebraska Matchup

Rutgers Leaders

  • The Scarlet Knights scoring leader is Ron Harper Jr., who averages 15.7 per contest to go with 6.0 rebounds and 1.7 assists.
  • Myles Johnson leads Rutgers in rebounding, averaging 8.5 per game, while Jacob Young leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 3.4 in each contest.
  • Harper leads the Scarlet Knights in three-point shooting with an average of 1.8 threes per game.
  • Young is the Scarlet Knights leader in steals, averaging 1.7 steals per game, while Johnson leads them in blocks with 2.5 per contest.

Nebraska Leaders

  • Dalano Banton paces the Cornhuskers in rebounds and assists with 6.1 rebounds and 4.1 assists per game.
  • Nebraska’s Teddy Allen averages 16.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game, making him the top scorer on the squad.
  • Allen contributes the most three-point shooting production for the Cornhuskers. He knocks down 2.0 threes per game.
  • Trey McGowens (1.5 steals per game) is the steal leader for Nebraska while Banton (1.0 block per game) is the block leader.
Bet on MyBookie

More Recent NCAA Basketball News

ramJairo Loading Image