Buckeyes are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Penn State. Like Ohio State, the Nittany Lions are 12-5 and 2-4 in Big Ten play.
They're now 3.5 games behind conference-leading Michigan State.
"I've spent a season on staff with Kerry and I really like his coaching and knowledge of the game, but I also like that he knows Ohio State and he knows how to recruit to Ohio State". Ohio State doubled Penn State in defensive rebounds, making the glass priority No. 1 for the Nittany Lions on Saturday. Penn State has lost 3 in a row.
Nebraska then held Ohio State without a field goal for more than three minutes, but the Huskers were able to trim only five points off the lead during that stretch.
Washington broke up the run with a 3-pointer, Ohio State's first basket in almost five minutes, before Penn State extended the lead to 14 with a run that included five points from Stevens. Early in the second period, Gustaf Westlund gave the Buckeyes the lead for good on a power play, which was made possible on a tough interference against Colin Theisen.
"The whisper in the profession is James Franklin is targeting University of Miami receivers coach Taylor Stubblefield as the Nittany Lions' new receivers coach", FootballScoop writes. Final score prediction, Penn State will win and cover, 65-62. Defense has been the difference. The Big Ten's leader in steals and turnover margin per game forced 13 giveaways with nine steals, seven blocks and scored 19 points off of turnovers.
The host Lions shot 53.7 percent from the field for the game and scored at least 80 points for the ninth time this year. Holtmann imposed the bans for undisclosed reasons before the team's last game.
The under is 4-1 in Buckeyes last 5 games. You can get the pick only at SportsLine.
"Kerry Coombs is the coach I was really hoping we could hire and bring back to Ohio State", coach Ryan Day said. And which side of the spread can you bank on in nearly 60 percent of simulations?