USC Trojans vs Oregon Ducks Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Oregon Ducks vs USC Trojans Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Oregon when they take on the USC Trojans on Thursday in college hoops betting action.
The Trojans currently sports a 7-10 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-10 ATS. The Ducks are 14-2 and 8-5-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Trojans produce a 8-7 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Ducks have gone 3-7 against the number.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the USC Trojans as 3-point underdogs in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 190-ranked Trojans and the No. 35-rated Ducks in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 81-66 win for the Ducks on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature USC's No. 186-rated squad against Oregon's No. 29-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, USC rates No. 291 in the country with 4.8 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 223 nationally with 5.7 per match.
Defensively, Oregon features the nation's No. 323-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.7 points per game. USC, meanwhile, comes in at No. 297 nationally in scoring at home.
Oregon was a 68-65 winner in their most recent outing at home against Arizona State. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Tony Woods scored 14 points leading the Ducks to a 68-65 victory over Arizona State at Matthew Knight Arena on Sunday.
USC was a 76-59 winner in its last match on the road against Utah. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. USC earned a 76-59 victory over Utah on Saturday, getting 14 points from J.T. Terrell at Huntsman Center.
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing UCLA are 5-5
After playing Arizona State are 4-6
After a win are 8-2
USC Trojans Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Oregon State are 6-4
After playing Utah are 2-1
After a win are 3-7
A few Ducks at Trojans trends to consider:
Oregon is 11-3-1 ATS in its last 15 games when playing on the road against USC
Oregon is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oregon's last 9 games on the road
Oregon is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against USC
The total has gone OVER in 7 of USC's last 9 games when playing Oregon
The total has gone OVER in 4 of USC's last 6 games
USC is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Oregon
USC is 7-14 SU in its last 21 games at home
Oregon at UCLA, Saturday, January 19
USC home to Oregon State, Saturday, January 19