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College baskeball point spread favors Badgers in battle with Golden Bears

California Golden BearsWisconsin Badgers
Dec 2, 4:00 PM | Kohl Center

California Golden Bears vs Wisconsin Badgers Odds


The visiting California Golden Bears hope to send their backers to the pay window on Sunday as they look to cover the spread at Kohl Center against the Wisconsin Badgers.

The Badgers bring a 4-3 record (1-4 ATS) to this tilt against the 6-0 Golden Bears, who are 3-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Wisconsin go 2-1 so far and the Golden Bears go 2-2.

View California vs Wisconsin Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Badgers as 4-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Badgers at No. 101 and the Golden Bears at No. 46 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 82-80 result in favor of the Badgers.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Wisconsin's No. 116-rated squad against California's No. 27-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Wisconsin rates No. 22 in the country with 8.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 327 nationally with 3.8 per match.

Defensively, California features the nation's No. 58-rated defense on the road, allowing 61 points per game. Wisconsin, meanwhile, comes in at No. 137 nationally in scoring at home.

California was a 78-58 winner in their most recent outing at home against Pacific. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites. The Golden Bears blew out Pacific on Sunday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 78-58 win at Anaheim Convention Center.

Last time out for Wisconsin, they were a 60-54 loser as they battled Virginia at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 10-point favorite. Wisconsin got 15 points from Ben Brust but lost anyway, 60-54, to Virginia on Wednesday at Kohl Center.

California Golden Bears Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing UNLV are 4-0
After playing Pacific are 2-1
After a win are 8-2

Wisconsin Badgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
After playing Virginia are 1-0
After a loss are 8-2

A few Golden Bears at Badgers trends to consider:
California is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Wisconsin is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
Wisconsin is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games

Next up:
California home to UNLV, Sunday, December 9
Wisconsin home to Nebraska Omaha, Tuesday, December 4