Cal vs. Stanford Prediction
Will the Stanford Cardinal cover as a double-digit home favorite tonight when it takes on the Cal Golden Bears at 8:00 p.m. ET? Let’s dive into the matchup.
ODDSMAKERS LIKE: Stanford According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Cardinal is a 14-point home favorite to beat the Golden Bears, who opened as a 17.5-point road favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 56 but has been bet down to 54.5.
THE PUBLIC LIKES: As of Saturday morning, the Golden Bears are receiving 57% of the betting tickets to cover the spread tonight.
HISTORICAL TRENDS LIKE: The favorite is 5-0 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams and the Golden Bears are 0-5 against the number in their last five games versus the Cardinal. That said, the road team has covered in six of the last eight meetings.
WHO WE LIKE: Cal. The Golden Bears have covered in five of their last seven games after accumulating more than 200 yards rushing in their previous game and have covered in five of their last seven games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game.
On the other side, the Cardinal is just 1-6-1 against the spread in its last eight games following a straight up win and is winless at 0-4 against the number in its last four games following an ATS win.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 12 PICK: CAL GOLDEN BEARS +14