Colorado vs. UCLA Odds
UCLA is 5-2 on the season, 2-2 in the Pac-12, 3-0 at home and 5-2 against the spread. Colorado is 3-4 overall, 0-4 in conference play, 1-2 on the road and 3-4 against the spread. UCLA has won its last two meetings with Colorado.
Trends show that Colorado is 6-20 against the spread in its last 26 conference games while UCLA is 10-4 ATS in its last 14 home games and 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games following a failed cover.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, UCLA is the clear favorite at home, as the Bruins have odds of -28 points against the Buffaloes. The over/under total for the game has been set at 57 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had UCLA favored by 26 points. The spread made the slow climb up to 28. The over/under total opened at 56.5 points. It hit 57.5 before falling back to 57.
UCLA is coming off a 42-14 loss at Oregon last week. The Bruins have dropped two straight, to Stanford and the Ducks. UCLA is now averaging 36.1 points per game on offense while giving up 22.4 points per game on defense. Quarterback Brett Hundley is leading the offense with 1,725 yards and 14 touchdowns while rushing for 359 yards and four scores.
Colorado is coming off a 44-20 loss against Arizona. The Buffaloes have now lost four of their last five games, all by at least 24 points. Colorado is scoring just 26.9 points per game and allowing 37.1 points per game on defense. The offense is being led by receiver Paul Richardson, who has 50 receptions for 914 yards and seven touchdowns. Quarterback Connor Wood has thrown for 1,092 yards and eight scores.
In terms of Injuries, UCLA tackles Simon Goines (knee) and Conor McDermott (shoulder) are both doubtful for the game. Colorado fullback Clay Jones (neck) and tight end Alex Wood (concussion) are both listed as questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing UCLA, as the Bruins are getting 89% of the wagers with odds of -28 points against Colorado on Saturday.