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Duke vs Purdue Prediction, Preview, Stream, Odds & Picks

The Purdue Boilermakers and Duke Blue Devils are set to square off in the Championship Game of the Phil Knight Legacy Tournament. The field in this tournament has been tough but these two teams persevered.

Taking a look at the college basketball odds, which of these two squads is the best bet online for Sunday’s matchup?

Duke vs Purdue Prediction, Preview, Stream, Odds & Picks
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Let’s check the latest college basketball odds, stats, injury reports and college basketball lines for Duke vs Purdue. We’ve plenty of NCAA basketball odds for you to consider.

Duke Blue Devils

The Blue Devils have played a couple of tight contests so far but that’s to be expected when the caliber of opponent is what it is in this tournament. They eked out a three-point win over Oregon State and then edged Xavier by seven.

If you’re making your college basketball picks here, you’re probably happy with Duke’s performance against Xavier. They were a two-man show against Oregon State and that was enough. More depth showed up against Xavier.

Against the Musketeers, Ryan Young and Kyle Filipowksi were again big contributors. They combined for 20 points. However, Jeremy Roach and Mark Mitchell had 37. This duo had just eight points against the Beavers.

This team is now playing with confidence and is exhibiting the balance many thought they had. That will make them quite the handful for Purdue on Sunday.

Purdue Boilermakers

Many people had expected Duke and Gonzaga to play in the championship game in this event but Purdue spoiled the show. Even though they were a small dog in the sportsbook against the Bulldogs on Friday night, they found a way to spring the upset.

Purdue actually started the season outside the Top 25 in terms of The Associated Press rankings but they’re now at No. 24. It feels like the arrow is pointing up for this team, who is 5-0 so far.

What was most impressive about the win against No. 6 Gonzaga was not just the end result but the final score. Not only did Purdue win, they whipped Gonzaga 84-66.

Four players finished in double-figures, including Zach Edey, who led the way with 23. The center is going to be a big nuisance for Duke’s frontcourt. He’ll be the key to victory for this squad.

Duke vs Purdue Game Injuries

Duke vs Purdue Head-to-Head

Duke leads this series 2-1 all-time. Purdue won the first meeting; Duke has won the last two. They haven’t played since meeting in March of 2010 at a neutral site, though.

Duke vs Purdue Game Information

  • Game: Duke vs Purdue
  • Location: Moda Center, Portland, OR
  • Day/Time: Sunday, Nov 27, 3:30 p.m. ET
  • Duke vs Purdue Live Stream: TBS

Duke vs Purdue Betting Lines

Duke vs Purdue Picks & Prediction

Although many thought we’d see a National Championship preview between Duke and Gonzaga, only one half of the matchup made it there. Purdue spoiled the show.

Nonetheless, we’ll be treated to a fantastic game in this one. Overall, it’s hard to handicap which side will come away with the win. Instead, bet the over as both offenses are looking strong right now.

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Duke vs Purdue Game Summary

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