No. 12 California pulled off an upset over No. 5 UNLV in their opening game of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, and next they'll take on No. 4 Syracuse in March Madness action on Saturday.
California was a 4-point underdog against UNLV in their Round of 64 contest, but won 64-61 to advance to Saturday's Round of 32 action. The Golden Bears will take on Syracuse in San Jose, with the Orange coming off a victory over No. 13 Montana on Thursday.
The Golden Bears will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 13-15-2 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Orange are 17-14-1 ATS. California is 10-19 against the total, while Syracuse is 14-17 versus the number.