Oregon Ducks host Stanford Cardinal in college basketball action
Stanford Cardinal vs Oregon Ducks Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Cardinal of Stanford hit the hard court against the Ducks of Oregon.
The Cardinal will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 11-14 ATS against the number this season, while the Ducks are 10-14-1 ATS. Stanford is 11-11 on the totals; Oregon is 7-14.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Ducks as 3-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Ducks rated this week at No. 40 and the Cardinal sitting at No. 61. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 77-72 result in favor of the Ducks.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Oregon's No. 74 nationally ranked offense (71.9 points per game) against a Cardinal defense that sits as the No. 155 at 65.6 PPG. The Ducks have been averaging 44.8% from the field, more than the Cardinal have managed so far this season (41.5% on average).
Defensively, Stanford features the nation's No. 158-rated defense on the road, allowing 68.9 points per game. Oregon, meanwhile, comes in at No. 145 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Stanford was an 82-72 winner on the road against Oregon State. They covered the 1.5-point spread as favorites. Stanford got 20 points and 11 rebounds from Josh Huestis en route to an 82-72 victory over Oregon State on Thursday at Gill Coliseum.
In their last action, Oregon was a 48-46 loser at home against California. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites. Carlos Emory scored 13 points in a futile effort to lead the Ducks to a win (they lost 48-46 to California at Matthew Knight Arena on Thursday).
Stanford Cardinal Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Colorado are 4-1
After playing Oregon State are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Oregon State are 7-3
After playing California are 6-4
After a loss are 8-2
A few Cardinal at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Stanford's last 8 games when playing on the road against Oregon
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Stanford's last 9 games on the road
Stanford is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Oregon
Oregon is 17-3 SU in its last 20 games at home
Oregon is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oregon's last 8 games when playing at home against Stanford
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oregon's last 8 games at home
Stanford home to Colorado, Wednesday, February 27
Oregon home to Oregon State, Thursday, February 28