UCLA vs. Memphis Prediction
Will UCLA and Memphis go over the betting total on Saturday when the two teams meet in non-conference play?
Who: UCLA (2-0) vs. Memphis (1-0)
When: 12:00PM ET, Saturday, September 16
Where: Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, Memphis, TN
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bruins are 3-point road favorites to beat the Tigers, while the over/under currently sits at 72.5 points.
UCLA Betting Trends
The Bruins have failed to cover the spread in just 11 of their last 16 games overall and are 2-6 against the number in their last eight road games. They’re also just 1-6 at the betting window in their last seven non-conference games and are winless at 0-7 against the spread in their last seven games following a straight up win of more than 20 points.
Memphis Betting Trends
The Tigers have struggled to cover at home, dropping four of their last five games at the betting window in Memphis. They’re also 1-7 against the spread in their last eight games when facing a team with a winning record and are 3-8 at the window in their last 11 games overall.
Our Prediction: The over is 4-1-1 in the Bruins’ last six non-conference games and are 4-0 in the Tigers’ last four non-conference games as well. In Memphis’ last six home games, the over is 6-0 and in the Tigers’ last five games overall, the over has cashed in four of those five contests.
College Football Week 3 Pick: UCLA/MEMPHIS OVER 72.5