USC vs. Stanford - 1/11/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Stanford Cardinal (10-4) at USC Trojans (9-6)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 10:00 pm (Galen Center)
The Line: USC Trojans +5.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The USC Trojans and the Stanford Cardinal face off on Sunday at the Galen Center in Pac-12 college basketball action.
The USC Trojans are 9-6 this season and they are coming off of a 14-point win over Cal. USC is averaging 67.3 points ad they are shooting 42.3 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67.7 points and their opponents are shooting 40.7 percent. Jordan McLaughlin is averaging 12.7 points to lead the Trojans. Nikola Javanovic is averaging 12.6 points and 8.1 rebounds, Katin Reinhardt is averaging 10.7 points, and Julia Jacobs is averaging 7.6 points. USC is 6-2 at home this season.
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The Stanford Cardinal are 10-4 this season and they are coming off of a bad loss in a game they blew a late lead against UCLA. Stanford is averaging 73.1 points and they are shooting 43.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.4 points and their opponents are shooting 40.5 percent. Chasson Randle leads the Cardinal averaging 19.8 points per game. Anthony Brown is averaging 14.6 points and 6.9 rebounds, Stefan Nastic is averaging 13.9 points and 6.9 rebounds, and Rosco Allen is averaging 8.3 points. Stanford is 1-3 on the road this season.
USC is 8-18 against the spread against the Pac-12, 18-37-2 against the spread in their last 57 home games, and 2-6 against the spread in their last eight home games against a team with a losing road record. Stanford is 4-1-1 against the spread in their last six games and 2-6-2 against the spread against the Pac-12.
Look for Stanford to make good on the misses they had last game at UCLA and bounce back here for an easy win.