Wildcats visit Golden Bears in Week 10 NCAAF clash
|Arizona Wildcats||California Golden Bears|
|5-2||November 02, 2013, 03:30 | California Memorial Stadium||1-7|
The Golden Bears hope to be bad hosts on Saturday as the Wildcats pay a visit to California Memorial Stadium in Week 10 betting action.
The Wildcats will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 4-2-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Golden Bears are 1-7 ATS. Arizona is 3-4 on the totals; California is 3-4-1.
View Arizona Wildcats vs California Golden Bears Odds and Stats.
The Wildcats were listed as -14.5-point favorites on the opening NCAA football line at 5Dimes and most sportsbooks tracked by OddsShark. No total was available early in the week.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Golden Bears rated this week at No. 113 and the Wildcats sitting at No. 28. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 44-9 result in favor of the Wildcats this week.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 44-20 winner as they battled Colorado on the road. Arizona covered in the match as a 12-point favorite, while 64 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Colorado was unable to contain B.J. Denker in its last action Saturday and the result was a 44-20 Week 9 loss against the Wildcats. In California's last outing, Jared Goff threw for 336 yards in a losing cause against the Huskies, 41-17 at Husky Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits California's No. 95-ranked offense, averaging 22.88 PPG, against a Wildcats defense that ranks No. 20 this week at 19.86 PPG. The Golden Bears aerial game is averaging 358.88 yards per game, more than the Wildcats secondary allows through the air, 201.29 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Wildcats feature the league's No. 83-rated road run defense, allowing 196.75 yards per game. California, meanwhile, ranks No. 114 in rushing offense at home.
A few Wildcats at Golden Bears trends to consider:
Arizona is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Arizona's last 16 games
Arizona is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games on the road
California is 1-12 ATS in its last 13 games
California is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of California's last 5 games
California is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Arizona at UCLA, Saturday, November 9th
California at Southern Cal, Saturday, November 9th