USC vs. Arizona Prediction
Will Arizona cover the point spread tonight as a sizable home favorite versus USC at 10:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Wildcats are now 8-point home favorites versus the Trojans after opening as a 9-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 143.5 and that's where it currently sits.
The Trojans enter play having won six of their last 10 games overall but are just 5-5 against the spread during that span. On the season they're 13-13 at the betting window, which includes a 5-4 ATS mark on the road.
The Wildcats have won nine of their last 10 games overall but are just 4-6 against the spread during that stretch. They're 13-13 against the number on the season and have failed to cover in eight of their 12 lined home games.
OUR PREDICTION: The Trojans are just 1-5 against the spread in their last six games in Tucson and are 3-7 against the number in their last 10 games overall versus Arizona. They're also 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games as an underdog, while the Wildcats are 9-3-1 against the spread in their last 13 home games versus an opponent with a winning road record.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: ARIZONA WILDCATS -8