USC vs. Oregon Odds
No. 23 Oregon and No. 22 USC look to stay in the Pac-12 title race today when the two meet up at 3:30PM ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Oregon is favored at home in this game, as the Ducks are getting odds of -4.5 points against USC. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 72.5 points. The road team has won the last three in this series, covering the spread in the process. These two have hit the over in four straight meetings.
Oregon is 7-3 on the season, 5-2 in the Pac-12, 6-4 against the spread and 6-4 with the over. The Ducks are one game behind Stanford in the Pac-12 North and need a win today to stay in the hunt for the division title. Oregon has won four straight, including a 38-36 win over Stanford last week. Oregon is 10th in the nation in scoring (41.8 ppg) and eighth in total offense (532.8 ypg) while the defense is giving up 37.1 points and 491.3 yards per game. The team is led by Royce Freeman, who has run for 1,394 yards and 12 touchdowns while Vernon Adams has thrown for 1,673 yards and 16 scores. Bralon Addison is the leading receiver with 45 catches for 564 yards and six touchdowns.
USC is 7-3 overall, 5-2 in the Pac-12, 5-5 against the spread and 6-4 with the under. The Trojans are tied with Utah for first in the Pac-12 South, but they have the tiebreaker and can win the division with a win over Oregon this week and a win over UCLA next week. The Trojans have won four straight coming into this game and now average 36.4 points and 465.4 yards per game. The defense is allowing 22.7 points and 385 yards per contest. Cody Kessler has thrown for 2,715 yards and 23 touchdowns this season while JuJu Smith has 63 receptions for 1,160 yards and 10 touchdowns. Ronald Jones has added 771 rushing yards with six touchdowns.