Tuesday's contest between the Purdue Boilermakers (4-0) and Tennessee Volunteers (4-0) matching up at SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center has a projected final score of 75-65 (based on our computer prediction) in favor of Purdue, who is listed as the favorite by our model. The game will start at 8:00 PM ET on November 21.

Based on our computer prediction, Purdue projects to cover the 3.5-point spread in its matchup against Tennessee. The over/under is currently listed at 134.5, and the two teams are projected to exceed it.

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Purdue vs. Tennessee Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2023
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN
  • Where: Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Venue: SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center
  • Line: Purdue -3.5
  • Point Total: 134.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Purdue -165, Tennessee +140

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Purdue vs. Tennessee Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Purdue 75, Tennessee 65

Spread & Total Prediction for Purdue vs. Tennessee

  • Pick ATS: Purdue (-3.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (134.5)

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Purdue Performance Insights

  • Last season, Purdue was 152nd in the nation on offense (72.7 points scored per game) and 21st-best defensively (62.7 points conceded).
  • On the glass, the Boilermakers were 11th-best in the nation in rebounds (36.2 per game) last season. They were best in rebounds allowed (24.5 per game).
  • Last season Purdue was ranked 29th in college basketball in assists with 15.5 per game.
  • The Boilermakers were 237th in the nation in 3-pointers made (6.8 per game) and 283rd in 3-point percentage (32.2%) last season.
  • Last season, Purdue was 73rd in the country in 3-pointers allowed (6.4 per game) and 52nd in defensive 3-point percentage (31.4%).
  • Purdue took 38.4% percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line last season, and 27% of its made shots are from there. Inside the 3-point line, it took 61.6% of its shots, with 73% of its makes coming from there.

Tennessee Performance Insights

  • Tennessee was led by its defense last season, as it ranked third-best in college basketball by allowing only 57.9 points per game. It ranked 195th in college basketball in points scored (70.8 per contest).
  • The Volunteers were top-25 last season in rebounding, ranking 23rd-best in college basketball with 35.4 rebounds per game. Meanwhile, they ranked 34th with 28.4 rebounds allowed per contest.
  • Tennessee was one of the top teams in college basketball when it comes to assists, as it collected 16.7 per game (ninth-best in college basketball).
  • The Volunteers committed 11.2 turnovers per game (113th-ranked in college basketball). They forced 13.9 turnovers per contest (50th-ranked).
  • With 7.7 threes per game, the Volunteers were 134th in the nation. They sported a 32.8% shooting percentage from beyond the arc, which ranked 254th in college basketball.
  • Tennessee thrived when it came to defending against three-point shooting last season, ranking 23rd-best in the nation in three-pointers allowed per game (5.8) and best in three-point percentage allowed (26.5%).
  • Tennessee took 59.9% two-pointers and 40.1% three-pointers last year. Of the team's buckets, 69.6% were two-pointers and 30.4% were three-pointers.

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