Arizona State Sun Devils visit UCLA Bruins in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Arizona State Sun Devils vs UCLA Bruins Odds
The UCLA Bruins will hit the floor running against the visiting Arizona State Sun Devils Wednesday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
This season, the Bruins are 20-7 overall and 11-15 ATS ATS, while the Sun Devils are 20-8 and 13-9-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, UCLA boasts a 11-12 on the OU, and Arizona State is 6-14.
Bettors looking to go with the Bruins in this one found them listed as 8-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Sun Devils was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 99-rated Arizona State taking on the No. 39-rated Bruins in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 77-76 win for the Bruins on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and UCLA has the nation's No. 22-rated offensive output, at 76 PPG. The visiting Sun Devils defense ranks No. 146 allowing on average 65.3 PPG. The Bruins FG% has averaged 46.4% so far, more than the Sun Devils marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.9% per game.
Defensively, Arizona State features the nation's No. 171-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.5 points per game. UCLA, meanwhile, comes in at No. 36 nationally in scoring at home.
Arizona State was a 68-59 loser in its last match at home against Washington. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites. Jahii Carson scored 10 points in a futile effort to lead the Sun Devils to a win (they lost 68-59 to Washington at Wells Fargo Arena on Saturday).
Last time out for UCLA, they were a 75-59 winner as they battled USC on the road. They covered in the match as a 2.5-point favorite. UCLA got 20 points from Jordan Adams en route to a 75-59 victory over USC on Sunday at Galen Center.
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing USC are 3-7
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
UCLA Bruins Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing USC are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
A few Sun Devils at Bruins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona State's last 6 games on the road
Arizona State is 8-17 ATS in its last 25 games on the road
Arizona State is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Arizona State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against UCLA
UCLA is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Arizona State
UCLA is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
UCLA is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
UCLA is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona State
Arizona State at USC, Saturday, March 2
UCLA home to Arizona, Saturday, March 2