USC Trojans vs Oregon Ducks in college hoops odds
|Oregon Ducks||USC Trojans|
|19-8||March 01, 2014, 04:00 | Galen Center||10-18|
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Ducks of Oregon hit the hard court against the Trojans of USC.
The Trojans are 10-18 so far on the season, and 10-16 ATS vs. the number. The Ducks, meanwhile, are 19-8 and 13-11-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen USC go 15-10-1 and the Ducks go 14-11 on the totals.
View Oregon Ducks vs USC Trojans Odds and Stats.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, USC sat as 6.5-point underdogs over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
The Trojans - Ducks odds would favor the Ducks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. USC is rated No. 315 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Oregon is at No. 25.
In their last action, Oregon was an 87-83 winner on the road against UCLA. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Oregon got 26 points from Joseph Young en route to an 87-83 victory over UCLA on Thursday at Pauley Pavilion.
USC lost its last outing, a 76-66 result against Oregon State on February 27. They failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite. USC suffered a 76-66 loss against Oregon State on Thursday, getting 21 points from J.T. Terrell in a losing effort at Galen Center.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up USC's No. 148 nationally ranked offense (70.89 points per game) against a Ducks defense that sits as the No. 218 at 74.59 PPG. The Trojans have been averaging 43.98% from the field, less than the Ducks have managed so far this season (46.78% on average).
A few Ducks at Trojans trends to consider:
Oregon is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Oregon is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Oregon's last 11 games
Oregon is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
USC is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
USC is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
USC is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
USC is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oregon home to Arizona State, Tuesday, March 4th
USC at Washington State, Thursday, March 6th