It was a long and grueling season for the Golden Bears last year. Cal ended the season on a 10-game losing streak, during which they were 2-8 ATS. Overall Cal was 1-11 SU, 2-10 ATS and 2-9 ATS as the underdog last season.
The Wildcats defeated Illinois in their season finale last year to snap a seven-game losing streak. Northwestern was 5-7 SU overall last season and even worse ATS at 3-9. Northwestern couldn’t cover at home at 1-6 ATS, on the road at 2-3 ATS or as an underdog at 1-4 ATS.