Bruins vs. Buffaloes Prediction

UCLA Bruins vs. Colorado Buffaloes, 2/22/20 Prediction & Odds

The Pac-12 frontrunners are in action this afternoon as the 18th-ranked Colorado Buffaloes host the UCLA Bruins. Is a bet on favored Colorado the right way to go in this spot?

Game Snapshot

671 UCLA Bruins at 672 Colorado Buffaloes

Saturday, February 20, 2020

CU Events Center at 4PM ET


Compare odds from multiple different online sportsbooks and shop for the best lines at our NCAA Basketball Odds & Betting Page


Public Betting Information

According to oddsmakers, the Buffaloes are a 10.5-point favorite on the spread line. The over-under sits at 134.5 points. As of Saturday morning, 56 percent of being placed on visiting UCLA. Check out our College Basketball Public Betting Page for up-to-date information.

Bruins win fourth in a row

UCLA posted a 69-58 victory Thursday night at Utah to improve to 16-11 overall and 9-5 in conference play. The Bruins led 33-21 at halftime on their way to the triumph. Jules Bernard led UCLA with 16 points off the bench on 6-of-9 shooting including 1-of-2 from 3-point distance plus 3-of-3 at the free throw line. He also notched three rebounds, two assists and two steals. Tyger Campbell added 13 points, four dimes and two boards.

Buffaloes hold off Trojans

Colorado secured a 70-66 win Thursday night at home over USC to move to 21-6 overall and 10-4 in conference action. The Buffaloes outscored the Trojans 44-37 in the second half after trailing by three at the break. McKinley Wright IV paced a balanced Colorado scoring attack with 15 points on 7-of-13 shooting plus 1-of-2 at the free throw line. He also registered seven assists and six rebounds. Tyler Bey accounted for 14 points, 11 boards and three assists. Shane Gatling contributed 13 points in 23 minutes off the bench. D'Shawn Schwartz accounted for 11 points, three caroms and two assists. Lucas Siewert added 11 points in 24 minutes of action off the bench.

College Basketball Betting Trends


The underdog is 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings. The road team is 3-7 ATS in the last 10 meetings.


The Buffaloes are 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings. Four of the last five meetings have gone over the total.


The Bruins are playing some of their best basketball of the season and that includes an impressive 65-52 win at Arizona a couple weeks ago. But a matchup at the Buffaloes looks like it might provide problems this afternoon as the hosts would like to stay atop of the conference standings by themselves and are solid on both ends of the court. I see Colorado taking control early and coasting to a double-digit win.




College Basketball Predictions

Thumbnail Baylor vs. Gonzaga Betting Prediction Baylor and Gonzaga will put it all on the line Monday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis when they play the Men’s Basketball Championship at 9:20 p.m. ET....
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Gonzaga Final Four Prediction The UCLA Bruins are the Cinderella of the NCAA Tournament this season but they face their biggest test to date when they take on the Gonzaga Bulldogs at 8:34...
Thumbnail Houston vs. Baylor Final Four Prediction The Final Four tips off at 5:14 p.m. ET when two-seed Houston squares off against one-seed Baylor, which is a 5-point favorite. Will the Cougars cover as the...
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Michigan Elite Eight Prediction There’s one more ticket available for this year’s Final Four and it’ll go to either UCLA or Michigan, which play on Tuesday night at 9:57 p.m. ET on TBS....
Thumbnail USC vs. Gonzaga Elite Eight Prediction The Elite Eight continues on Tuesday night when USC takes on Gonzaga at 7:15 p.m. ET. The total for tonight’s game dropped from 155 down to 153, but is the...

NCAAB Headlines