Marquette Golden Eagles vs USC Trojans Odds
The USC Trojans will be trying to slam the Marquette Golden Eagles on Wednesday when the teams tip off at Lahaina Civic Center in college betting action.
Lahaina Civic Center is the location for this game, which makes it a neutral-site matchup.
The Trojans sport records of 3-1 and 2-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Golden Eagles have 3-1 and 1-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 1-1 for the Trojans and 3-0 for the Golden Eagles.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Trojans at No. 243 and the Golden Eagles at No. 21 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 83-70 result in favor of the Golden Eagles.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits USC's No. 194-ranked offense, averaging 68 PPG, against a Golden Eagles defense that ranks No. 115 at 62.5 PPG. The Trojans field goal percentage has averaged 42.5% so far, less than the Golden Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 48.1% per game.
Defensively, Marquette features the nation's No. 105-rated defense on the road, allowing 62 points per game. USC, meanwhile, comes in at No. 218 nationally in scoring at home.
Marquette won its last outing, an 89-62 result against Mississippi State on November 20. They covered in that game as a 15-point favorite. Marquette cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Mississippi State out of the gym and running up an 89-62 score at Lahaina Civic Center.
USC won its last outing, a 59-53 result against Texas on November 20. They covered in that game as a 3-point favorite. The Trojans grabbed a 59-53 win over the Longhorns on Tuesday, behind a 13-point effort from Eric Wise at Lahaina Civic Center.
Marquette home to UMBC, Monday, November 26
USC home to San Diego State, Sunday, November 25