Cal vs. Utah Odds
The featured game in college football this week has No. 5 Utah hosting No. 23 California on Saturday at 10PM ET on ESPN. Here’s a breakdown of the contest.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Utah is the favorite at home in this game, as the Utes are getting odds of -7.5 points against the Golden Bears. The over/under total for the game has been set at 62 points. Utah has won and covered the spread in three of its last four meetings with Cal.
Utah is 4-0 on the season, 1-0 in the Pac-12, 3-1 against the spread and 2-2 with the over/under total. The Utes are coming off a 62-20 win at Oregon two weeks ago for its most impressive win in some time. Utah is now averaging 38.8 points and 393.5 yards per game on offense while the defense is allowing 18.8 points and 373.2 yards per game. Utah is led by Devontae Booker, who has 443 rushing yards with four touchdowns and 149 receiving yards. Travis Wilson has thrown for 513 yards and four touchdowns as well.
Cal is 5-0 on the season, 2-0 in the Pac-12, 3-2 against the spread and 3-2 with the under. The Golden Bears are coming off a 34-28 win over Washington State, its third straight win by 6 points or less. Cal is putting up 43.4 points and 527.8 yards per game on offense, while the defense is giving up just 23.4 points and 386.8 yards per game. Jared Goff has thrown for 1,630 yards and 15 touchdowns to lead Cal this season while Kenny Lawler has 27 catches for 399 yards and eight touchdowns. Khalfani Muhammad is the leading rusher with 350 yards and a touchdown.