Oregon vs. UCLA Pick
Will No. 10 UCLA get revenge on No. 5 Oregon when the two meet in a big Pac-12 clash tonight at 10PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, UCLA is favored at home tonight, as the Bruins are getting odds of -4 points against Oregon. The over/under total for the game is listed at 163 points. Oregon has won and covered the spread in three straight over UCLA, including an 89-87 win over the Bruins at home back on Dec. 28.
UCLA has won two straight coming into tonight, including a 107-66 win at Washington this past weekend. The Bruins are now 21-3 overall and 8-3 in the Pac-12. UCLA is just 3-7 against the spread in its last 10, going 13-9-2 against the spread on the season. UCLA has one of the top offensive teams in the nation, averaging 92.9 points per game. At home, the Bruins average 97 per game. Defensively, UCLA allows 76.5 per game. TJ Leaf is leading the team with 17.1 points and 8.9 rebounds per game. Lonzo Ball is adding 15.1 points, 5.8 rebounds and 7.8 assists per game. Six UCLA players are averaging double figures in scoring.
Oregon has won two straight, including an 85-58 thrashing of Arizona at home this weekend. The Ducks are now 21-3 overall and 10-1 in the Pac-12. Oregon is 8-2 against the spread in its last 10 and 13-10 ATS on the season. Oregon is putting up 78.3 points per game on offense while allowing 63.9 on defense. On the road, Oregon is scoring just 71 points per game. Dillon Brooks is averaging 14.4 points per game to lead the team while Tyler Dorsey and Chris Boucher average 12.5 per contest.
Oregon should be riding high after its dominant performance against Arizona, but that likely will lead to a letdown tonight. UCLA will have revenge on its mind after suffering its first loss of the season to the Ducks. With the game at home, UCLA should shoot the lights out and fly past Oregon.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL DAILY PREDICTION: UCLA -4