UCLA vs. Alabama Sweet 16 Prediction
Although Oregon State and Oral Roberts have received more attention, UCLA has quietly put together a Cinderella run as well in the NCAA Tournament. Will the Bruins pull off another upset when they take on Alabama tonight in the Sweet 16?
645 UCLA Bruins (+6.5) at 646 Alabama Crimson Tide (-6.5); o/u 145
7:15 p.m. ET, Sunday, March 28, 2021
Venue: Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN
UCLA vs. Alabama NCAA Tournament Prediction
The Bruins have covered in four of their last five games overall, are 9-3 against the spread in their last 12 games as an underdog and are 5-2 at the betting window in their last seven games after allowing less than 50 points in their previous game. UCLA is also 14-6-1 at the betting window in its last 21 games versus an opponent with a winning percentage above .600.
On the other side, the Crimson Tide are 2-5-1 against the spread in their last eight games played on Sunday and have failed to cover in five of their last six NCAA Tournament games when favored.
NCAA TOURNAMENT PREDICTION: UCLA BRUINS +6.5