After back-to-back losses followed by a hard-fought win over Indiana, Penn State will have their hands full once again on Saturday when they host Iowa. Both teams are ranked inside the top 20 with the Nittany Lions installed as current 6.5-point favorites for the 3:30 p.m. ET kick.
Before you pick a side, check out what SportsLine data scientist Stephen Oh has to say. The renowned co-founder of AccuScore, Oh simulates each game 10,000 times using the SportsLine projection model.
Oh is crushing college football in 2018, and he heads into this week with a 3-1 run on his point-spread selections. More importantly, he has had a keen eye for the tendencies of Penn State, as he boasts a 9-2 mark against the spread in games involving the Nittany Lions.
We can tell you Oh leans toward the Under, but his much stronger play is on the side. He has crunched the numbers and discovered a crucial X-factor that makes one side of the spread a must-play on Saturday.
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