USC vs. Washington Pick
USC is 4-1 overall and 2-1 on the road this season while Washington is 3-2 overall and 3-0 at home. The Huskies are 2-3 against the spread this year while the Trojans are 1-4 ATS. Washington has won two of the last three against USC and covered the spread in five of the last seven encounters with the Trojans.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have USC as the favorite to win this game, as the Trojans have odds of -12.5 points at Washington on Saturday. The over/under total for this game has been set at 54.5 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had USC as a 13.5-point favorite. The spread never got any higher than that, but did drop to 11.5 points during the week before closing at 12.5 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 56% are going on Washington with odds of +12.5 points at home against USC on Saturday. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: USC is 9-20 ATS L29 in October. Home team is 4-1 ATS L5 in series. Last year: USC (-11) over Washington, 40-17. USC will get challenged in this tough Pac-12 game. Washington coach Steve Sarkisian, a former assistant at USC, will have his team prepared after a 52-21 loss to Oregon. The Huskies helped the Ducks by turning it over five times and surrendered 299 on the ground. USC does not have Oregon’s incredibly fast ground attack but they can pass the ball with Matt Barkley. Fortunately for the Huskies, they rank 13th against the pass, allowing 174ypg. QB Keith Price, who threw for 33 TDs last year, has to come up big in this game. WR Kasen Williams and TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins are his top two targets.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 7 FREE PICK: WASHINGTON +12.5