Sun Devils vs Golden Bears Betting Matchup Report
California Golden Bears vs Arizona State Sun Devils Odds
California visits Arizona State on Friday, hoping to send the Sun Devils to a loss while also covering the spread in NCAAF action at Sun Devil Stadium.
Supporters of the Golden Bears have seen them go 6-5 and 6-5 ATS so far this season, while the Sun Devils are at 6-5 and 4-7 ATS. In totals betting, the Sun Devils are 8-2-1, while the Golden Bears are 4-7.
Betting Line: Bettors looking to side with the Sun Devils in this one will find them as 4-point favorites. Check back soon to see where the over under opens.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The game pits the Sun Devils, currently No. 63 in our OddsShark NCAAF Power Rankings, against the Golden Bears, who rate No. 19 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and handicapping models run on this game predict a 36-32 victory for the Sun Devils.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Arizona State's No. 26-ranked offense (33.5 PPG) against a Golden Bears defense that ranks No. 40 at 23.2 PPG. The Sun Devils passing attack has averaged 314.4 yards per game, more than the Golden Bears give up through the air (204.1 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Golden Bears feature the league's No. 94-rated road run defense, allowing 206.4 yards per game. Arizona State, meanwhile, ranks No. 81 in rushing offense at home.
California was a 31-28 loser in its last match on the road against Stanford. They covered the 17.5–point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 59 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Arizona State lost its last outing, a 31-27 result against Arizona on November 19. Arizona State failed to cover in that game as a 10.5-point favorite, while the 58 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
California Golden Bears Trends:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 4-6
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing in November are 1-9
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few Golden Bears at Sun Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of California's last 8 games
California is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Arizona State
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of California's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of California's last 6 games when playing Arizona State
Arizona State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Arizona State's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona State's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona State's last 6 games when playing California