Colorado Buffaloes take on Ducks in NCAA basketball test
Colorado Buffaloes vs Oregon Ducks Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Thursday when the Oregon Ducks try to run the Colorado Buffaloes off the court at Matthew Knight Arena in college hoops action.
The Buffaloes will look to vanquish their hosts on Thursday, as they are 11-8 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Ducks are 9-10-1 ATS. Colorado is 7-9 against the total, while Oregon is 5-11 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 36-rated Colorado taking on the No. 42-rated Ducks in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 79-74 win for the Ducks on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Oregon's No. 43 nationally ranked offense (74.1 points per game) against a Buffaloes defense that sits as the No. 151 at 65 PPG. The Ducks have been averaging 46% from the field, almost the same as the Buffaloes have managed so far this season (46% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Colorado owns the country's No. 94-rated mark, allowing 66.1 points per game on the highway. Oregon, on the other hand, rates No. 90 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Colorado was a 58-55 loser on the road against Utah. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites. The Buffaloes endured a 58-55 loss at the hands of the Utes on Saturday, despite an 18 -point effort from Spencer Dinwiddie at Huntsman Center.
Last time out for Oregon, they were a 58-54 loser as they battled California on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point underdog. Oregon got 14 points from Tony Woods but lost anyway, 58-54, to California on Saturday at Haas Pavilion.
Colorado Buffaloes Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Oregon State are 4-2
After playing Utah are 4-3
After a loss are 7-3
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Utah are 3-2
After playing California are 7-3
After a loss are 9-1
A few Buffaloes at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
Colorado is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Oregon is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oregon is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oregon's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oregon's last 5 games at home
Colorado at Oregon State, Sunday, February 10
Oregon home to Utah, Saturday, February 9