USC vs. UCLA Prediction
Is UCLA a good bet to cover the point spread versus USC tonight at 11:30PM ET in the second-round of the Pac-12 tournament?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Bruins are 10-point favorites versus the Trojans while the over/under currently sits at 169.5 points.
The Trojans won their third straight game on Wednesday night, knocking off Washington 78-73 as a 12.5-point favorite. Entering the action tonight, they've won six of their last 10 games but are just 5-5 against the spread over that span.
The Bruins earned a first-round bye in the Pac-12 tournament after finishing the regular season with a 28-3 record. They've won nine of their last 10 games but are just 4-6 against the spread during that span. They were also 16-15 at the betting window on the season.
OUR PREDICTION: The Trojans have failed to cover in 10 of their last 14 games coming off na ATS loss, are 2-5 against the number in their last seven games overall, and are just 1-9 at the betting window in their last 10 games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600. The favorite is also 8-3 at the betting window in the last 11 meetings between these two teams while the Bruins have covered in all four of their last four games playing at a neutral site.
PAC-12 TOURNAMENT PREDICTION: UCLA BRUINS -10