USC vs. Arizona State Prediction
Will the USC Trojans stay hot and cover the spread as a road underdog tonight when they visit the Arizona State Sun Devils at 11:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Arizona State. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Sun Devils are 4-point home favorites to beat the Trojans, who opened as 2.5-point road underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 160.5 after hitting the board at 160.5.
Who Public Bettors Like: USC. As of this writing, 74% of betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Trojans to cover the spread. Meanwhile, 75% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the under.
Who We Like: USC. The Trojans have not been a good bet in this series. They're just 3-7-1 against the spread in their last 11 games in Tempe and are 3-8 at the betting window in their last 11 games versus Arizona State overall.
That said, USC is hot in every other situation. The Trojans are 5-0 against the spread in their last five games coming off a loss, are 9-3 against the number in their last 12 road games, and are 10-4 at the betting window in their last 14 games overall. They have also covered the spread in five of their last seven Pac-12 games.
On the other side, the Sun Devils are just 2-7-2 against the spread in their last 11 games overall. They're also 2-8-2 against the spread in their last 12 games versus Pac-12 opponents. They're 1-6-2 against the number in their last nine games versus a team with a winning record as well.
THURSDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: USC TROJANS +4