Big Ten foes will clash when the No. 7 Penn State Nittany Lions (3-0) battle the No. 24 Iowa Hawkeyes (3-0). Below, we break down the odds and best bets for you.

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When and Where is Penn State vs. Iowa?

  • Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • Channel: CBS
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo
  • City: University Park, Pennsylvania
  • Venue: Beaver Stadium

Best Moneyline Bet

  • Prediction: Penn State 28, Iowa 16
  • Penn State has been listed as the moneyline favorite just two other times so far this season, and they won both of the games.
  • The Nittany Lions have played as a moneyline favorite of -650 or shorter in just two games this season, and they won both.
  • Iowa will play as the underdog for the first time this season.
  • The Hawkeyes have not been a bigger underdog this season than the +450 moneyline set for this game.
  • The Nittany Lions have an 86.7% chance to win this contest based on the moneyline's implied probability.

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Against the Spread Pick

  • Pick ATS: Iowa (+14)
  • Penn State has two wins versus the spread in two games this year.
  • The Nittany Lions have been favored by 14 points or more two times this season and have covered the spread in all of them.
  • Iowa has two wins versus the spread in three games this season.

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Best Over/Under Pick

  • Pick OU: Over (38.5)
  • Penn State and its opponents have combined for over Saturday's over/under of 38.5 points twice this season.
  • This season, Iowa has played one game with a combined score higher than 38.5 points.
  • The total for the contest of 38.5 is 33.5 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for Penn State (43.7 points per game) and Iowa (28.3 points per game).

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Splits Tables

Penn State

Overall Home Away
Point Total AVG 48 48.5 47.5
Implied Total AVG 33 35 31
ATS Record 2-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
Over/Under Record 1-1-0 1-0-0 0-1-0
Moneyline Favorite Record 2-0 1-0 1-0
Moneyline Underdog Record 0-0 0-0 0-0


Overall Home Away
Point Total AVG 40.5 43 35.5
Implied Total AVG 30 35 20
ATS Record 2-1-0 1-1-0 1-0-0
Over/Under Record 1-2-0 1-1-0 0-1-0
Moneyline Favorite Record 3-0 2-0 1-0
Moneyline Underdog Record 0-0 0-0 0-0

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