Penn State Opens As a 14 Point Favorite vs. Indiana

By RLR Staff on October 14, 2018 at 8:00 pm
Sep 30, 2017; University Park, PA, USA; Indiana Hoosiers head coach Tom Allen (L) and Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin (R) shake hands prior to the game at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

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For the second straight week, Penn State is opening as a two touchdown favorite. According to Vegas Insider, the opening spread for this weekend's contest against Indiana in Bloomington has the Nittany Lions favored by 14 points. Penn State opened as a 14.5-point favorite last week vs. Michigan State.

The Nittany Lions hold a 20-1 advantage against the Hoosiers, winning the first 16 games from 1993-2012. The only win came in the 2013 game in Memorial Stadium when Indiana knocked off Bill O'Brien's squad 44-24. The last four victories have gone to PSU, including two straight in Bloomington, 13-7 in 2014, and 45-31 in 2016. 

Saturday's game kicks off at 3:30, and will air on ABC. 

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