USC vs. Oregon Prediction
Will USC pull off a small home upset tonight when it hosts Oregon at 10:30PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Trojans are now 2.5-point home underdogs versus the Ducks after opening as a 5.5-point underdog. As for the total, the number hit the board at 147 and that's where it currently sits.
OREGON KEY TRENDS: The Ducks have been fantastic at the betting window , covering in 10 of their last 12 games overall and going 5-1 against the number in their last six road games. They're also 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 games as a favorite and 4-1 against the number in their last five games as a road favorite.
USC KEY TRENDS: The Trojans are just 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 home games and are 8-19 at the betting window in their last 27 games as a home underdog of between 0.5 and 6.5 points. That said, they've covered in their last four games overall and are 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games as a home underdog.
OUR PREDICTION: The Ducks have thrived in this betting matchup, going 4-0 against the spread in their last four games versus the Trojans overall and 5-1 against the spread in their last six games in Southern California. The road team has also cashed in five of the last seven meetings between these two teams while the favorite is a perfect 4-0 against the number in the last four meetings.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: OREGON DUCKS -2