Vikings take on Golden Bears in Week 2 contest
Portland State Vikings vs California Golden Bears Odds
California Memorial Stadium features a battle between the host California Golden Bears and the visiting Portland State Vikings in betting action Saturday.
The Golden Bears sit at 0-1 (1-0 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Vikings are currently 0-1 (0-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? California is 1-0 OU, and Portland State is 0-1 OU.
Betting Line: California were sitting as 27-point favorites earlier in the week at Bovada. The total was to be set a bit later in the week for over under betting purposes.
How They Match Up:
Portland State was a 52-13 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Washington. There was no line on the game due to the fact a non-board team was involved. Portland State didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Huskies as Washington blasted them 52-13 in Week 3 action.
California was a 44-30 loser in its last match at home against Northwestern. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 74 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. In their last game, California's aerial attack generated 445 yards but it was the Wildcats coming away with a 44-30 victory over California at California Memorial Stadium.
California Golden Bears Trends:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
A few Vikings at Golden Bears trends to consider:
Portland State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Portland State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of California's last 5 games
California is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
California is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games at home
California is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
California home to Ohio State, Saturday, September 14