Oregon State Beavers vs Cardinal College Hoops Game Preview
Oregon State Beavers vs Stanford Cardinal Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Stanford vs Oregon State battle Sunday at Maples Pavilion as the Cardinal look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Beavers will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 8-8-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Cardinal are 8-11 ATS. Oregon State is 5-10 on the totals; Stanford is 7-9.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Stanford Cardinal as 10-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Cardinal, most recently No. 65 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Beavers, who rate No. 83 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 75-74 victory for the Cardinal.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Stanford's No. 117-ranked offense, averaging 69.8 PPG, against a Beavers defense that ranks No. 248 at 69.6 PPG. The Cardinal field goal percentage has averaged 41% so far, less than the Beavers marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.6% per game.
Defensively, Oregon State features the nation's No. 219-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.7 points per game. Stanford, meanwhile, comes in at No. 200 nationally in scoring at home.
Oregon State lost its last outing, a 71-68 result against California on January 31. They covered in that game as a 6.5-point underdog. Roberto Nelson went off for 25 points and added 5 rebounds but it wasn't enough as California handed Oregon State a 71-68 defeat at Haas Pavilion.
Last time out for Stanford, they were a 76-52 winner as they battled Oregon at home. They covered in the match as a 3-point favorite. Stanford cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Oregon out of the gym and running up a 76-52 score at Maples Pavilion.
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Utah are 2-2
After playing California are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Stanford Cardinal Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Oregon are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Beavers at Cardinal trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oregon State's last 6 games when playing on the road against Stanford
Oregon State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Oregon State is 2-16 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Stanford
Stanford is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
Stanford is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Oregon State
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Stanford's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Stanford's last 5 games when playing Oregon State
Oregon State home to Utah, Wednesday, February 6
Stanford at Arizona, Wednesday, February 6