College baskeball point spread favors Ducks in battle with Cornhuskers
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Oregon Ducks Odds
The Oregon Ducks will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Matthew Knight Arena in NCAA basketball action.
The Ducks are 8-1 so far on the season, and 4-3-1 ATS vs. the number. The Cornhuskers, meanwhile, are 6-2 and 4-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Oregon go 2-2 and the Cornhuskers go 3-3 on the totals.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Oregon Ducks as 13.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 76 (Ducks) and the No. 192 (Cornhuskers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 83-69 result in favor of the Ducks has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Oregon's No. 56-rated squad against Nebraska's No. 247-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Oregon rates No. 225 in the country with 5.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 239 nationally with 5.4 per match.
Defensively, Nebraska features the nation's No. 58-rated defense on the road, allowing 63 points per game. Oregon, meanwhile, comes in at No. 76 nationally in scoring at home.
Nebraska was a 64-42 loser in its last match at home against Creighton. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as underdogs. Nebraska was crushed on Thursday, getting blown out by Creighton and falling by a 64-42 score at Bob Devaney Sports Center.
In their last action, Oregon was an 87-35 winner at home against Idaho State. They covered the 23-point spread as favorites. Oregon cruised to victory on Saturday, running Idaho State out of the gym and running up an 87-35 score at Matthew Knight Arena.
Nebraska Cornhuskers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing Creighton are 10-0
After a loss are 3-7
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Texas El Paso are 1-0
After playing Idaho State are 3-0
After a win are 7-3
A few Cornhuskers at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nebraska's last 5 games on the road
Nebraska is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Nebraska is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Oregon is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
Oregon is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Nebraska home to Jacksonville State, Tuesday, December 18
Oregon at Texas El Paso, Wednesday, December 19