The line on the Illini was -8 in this game versus the Golden Gophers Tuesday evening at 7 pm ET.
Liam Robbins had 27 points, nine rebounds and five blocks, Marcus Carr added 15 points and seven assists, and Minnesota cruised to a 90-61 win over Missouri-Kansas City on Thursday night.
Robbins opened the scoring with a 3-pointer and the Golden Gophers never trailed.
Illinois is 4-2 following an 81-78 loss to Missouri over the weekend.
Missouri held off a late charge from No. 6 Illinois and overcame 36 points from Fighting Illini star Ayo Dosunmu for an 81-78 victory Saturday night.
The favorite is 23-9 Against The Spread in the last 32 meetings.
Golden Gophers and Fighting Illini are each 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
In-state Illinois sportsbooks are prohibited from taking bets on this game. Jazz Sports offers an excellent alternative as they are accessible to those in Illinois and elsewhere with prop bets featured below.
|Rot||First To Score 20 Points||Moneyline|
|Rot||Last To Score||Moneyline|
|2510||Minnesota – Minnesota|
|2511||Tie – Minnesota|
|2512||Illinois – Minnesota|
|2513||Minnesota – Illinois|
|2514||Tie – Illinois|
|2515||Illinois – Illinois|
|2525||Minnesota to win by 1-2 pts|
|2526||Minnesota to win by 3-6 pts|
|2527||Minnesota to win by 7-9 pts|
|2528||Minnesota to win by 10-13 pts|
|2529||Minnesota to win by 14-16 pts|
|2530||Minnesota to win by 17-20 pts|
|2531||Minnesota to win by 21 or more pts|
|2532||Illinois to win by 1-2 pts|
|2533||Illinois to win by 3-6 pts|
|2534||Illinois to win by 7-9 pts|
|2535||Illinois to win by 10-13 pts|
|2536||Illinois to win by 14-16 pts|
|2537||Illinois to win by 17-20 pts|
|2538||Illinois to win by 21 or more pts|
– Tony Caliente, Gambling911.com