Arizona, Utah meet for P12 lead
SALT LAKE CITY, UT (TheSpread) – No. 12 Utah looks to get into a tie for first in the Pac-12 on Saturday when it hosts No. 7 Arizona at 9PM ET. Are the Utes favored?
Utah is 22-5 on the season, 12-3 in the Pac-12, 16-0 at home and 18-7 against the spread. Arizona is 25-3 overall, 13-2 in the Pac-12, 7-3 on the road and 17-11 against the spread. Arizona has won 10 straight meetings with Utah and covered the spread in six of those 10 victories. Arizona owns a 69-51 win over Utah back on Jan. 17. These two have pushed or hit the under in four straight meetings.
According to the latest sportsbooks, Utah is the favorite at home, as the Utes are getting odds of -1.5 points against the Wildcats tonight. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Arizona has won five straight coming into this game and the Wildcats are 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 while hitting the over in four of their last six games. Utah has won six of its last seven coming into tonight’s contest and the Utes are 7-3 against the spread in their last 10 games. Utah has hit the under in three straight games.