Arizona State vs. USC Odds
USC is 6-3 on the season, 4-3 in the Pac-12 and 3-1 at home. Arizona State is 5-4 on the season, 3-3 in the Pac-12 and 2-2 on the road. The Trojans are 2-7 against the spread this year while the Sun Devils are 5-4 ATS. Arizona State snapped a lengthy losing streak to USC with last year’s 43-22 victory.
Trends show that Arizona State is 4-0 against the spread in the last 4 games in this series while the underdog is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 games in this series. ASU is 1-6 against the spread in its last 7 games after a loss.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, USC is the favorite at home in this game, as the Trojans are getting odds of -9 points against Arizona State on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 65 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had USC favored by 10 points. The spread hasn’t been any higher than that and is at its lowest point yet with USC being favored by 9 points.
USC has lost back-to-back games, falling 62-51 to Oregon last week after losing to Arizona the week prior. The Trojans are now allowing 24.2 points per game on the season while the offense is scoring 36.8 points per contest. The team is being led by quarterback Matt Barkley, who has thrown for 2,750 yards and 30 touchdowns.
Arizona State lost to Oregon State last week, 36-26. The Sun Devils have lost three straight games coming into this contest. Arizona State is scoring 37 points per game this year while the Sun Devils are allowing just 23.2 points per contest. Quarterback Tyler Kelly is leading the team with 2,161 yards and 20 touchdowns on the season.
In terms of Injuries, Arizona State offensive lineman Andrew Sampson is questionable with an ankle injury while safety Villami Moekiola is out with a hamstring injury. USC tight end Christian Thomas is questionable with a hip injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing USC. The Trojans are getting 79% of the wagers with odds of -9 points at home against Arizona State on Saturday.