Arizona State vs. Cal Prediction
Will the Arizona State Sun Devils cover the spread as a double-digit road favorite when they take on the Cal Golden Bears at 10:30 p.m. ET tonight?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Arizona State. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Sun Devils are 11.5-point road favorites to beat the Golden Bears, who opened as 11.5-point home dogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 159.5 after hitting the board at that same number.
Who Public Bettors Like: They're split on this game, with 50% of the betting tickets from online sports books being on the Sun Devils and 50% of the betting tickets on the Golden Bears. That said, 66% of the money wagered online for this game is on Arizona State.
Who We Like: Arizona State. The road team has covered in 21 of the last 30 meetings between these two teams. The Sun Devils are 9-4 at the betting window in their last 13 games at California and 11-2-2 against the spread in their last 15 games following an ATS loss in their previous game. They're 9-3 against the number in their last 12 road games versus an opponent with a losing home record as well.
On the other side, the Bears are winless at 0-6 against the spread in their last six home games. They're also winless at 0-5 at the betting window in their last five games overall, are 0-5 against the spread in their last five conference games, and are 0-4 against the number in their last four games following an ATS loss.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS -11.5