Will USC cover on Thursday vs. Cal?
BERKELEY, CA (Spread Winners) - Will USC cover the spread tonight when it visits fellow Pac-12 rival Cal at 11:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Golden Bears are 5.5-point home favorites tonight versus the Trojans. We like USC to cover as road underdogs tonight.
The Trojans are 6-0-1 against the spread in their last seven trips to Berkeley and are 3-0-1 against the number in their last four games overall versus the Bears. The underdog is also 4-0-1 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams while the road team is 9-4-1 ATS in the last 14 meetings.
Cal, meanwhile, is just 2-6 at the betting window in its last eight games overall. The Bears are also 0-4 against the spread in their last four home games, 5-18 ATS in their last 23 conference games and 1-3-1 ATS in their last five games following an ATS win.