|2014 Top 25 College Basketball Opening Odds for Thursday, January 9|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 09 January 2014 06:00|
Thursday's Top 25 CBB Odds
(TheSpread) – The Top 25 College Basketball schedule for Thursday features just five games. Here is a look at the odds for all five games set to take place.
The featured game of the day has No. 25 UCLA hosting No. 1 Arizona at 9PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Arizona is the slight favorite on the road, as the Wildcats have odds of -2 points against UCLA on Thursday. UCLA is 12-2 overall, 10-0 at home and 8-5 against the spread. Arizona is 15-0 overall, 2-0 on the road and 10-4 against the spread. UCLA has won and covered the spread in three straight meetings with Arizona.
The other featured game on Thursday has No. 8 Louisville hosting No. 22 Memphis at 7PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, Louisville is favored at home, as the Cardinals have odds of -9.5 points against Memphis. Louisville is 13-2 overall, 9-0 at home and 7-6 against the spread. Memphis is 10-3 overall, 1-1 on the road and 6-5 against the spread. Louisville has won four straight over Memphis, but the Tigers are 7-2-1 against the spread in their last 10 against the Cardinals.
For a look at the odds for all of Thursday’s Top 25 games, see below
Top 25 College Basketball Opening Odds for Thursday, January 9
509 Memphis +9.5
510 Louisville -9.5
537 Arizona -2
538 UCLA +2
545 Northwestern +17
546 Iowa -17
565 California +8.5
566 Oregon -8.5
567 Gonzaga -8
568 Portland +8