USC vs. Oregon State - 2/14/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oregon State Beavers (16-8) at USC Trojans (9-15)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Galen Center)
The Line: USC Trojans -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The USC Trojans and the Oregon State Beavers face off on Saturday at the Galen Center in Pac-12 college basketball action.
The USC Trojans are 9-15 this season and they have lost their last nine games. USC is averaging 67.2 points and they are shooting 41.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.6 points and their opponents are shooting 42.4 percent. Nikola Jovanovic is averaging 12.6 points and 7.3 rebounds. Katin Reinhardt is averaging 12.2 points, Jordan McLaughlin is averaging 12.1 points, and Julian Jacobs is averaging 7.9 points. USC is 6-7 at home and 1-11 in the Pac-12.
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The Oregon State Beavers are 16-8 this season and they have won five of their last eight games. Oregon State is averaging 61.9 points and they are shooting 43.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 57.1 points and their opponents are shooting 37.2 percent. Gary Payton II is averaging 13.2 points and 7.9 rebounds to lead the Beavers. Victor Robbins is averaging 10.3 points, Langston Morris-Walker is averaging 9.8 points, and Malcolm Duvivier is averaging 9.6 points. Oregon State is 2-6 on the road and 7-5 in the Pac-12.
USC is 7-20 against the spread in their last 27 Saturday games, 19-41-2 against the spread in their last 62 home games, and 0-4 against the spread in their last four home games against a team with a losing road record. Oregon State is 9-3 against the spread following a loss, 1-5 against the spread against the Pac-12, and 1-6 against the spread in their last seven road games. The underdog is 6-1-1 against the spread in the last eight meetings of these two.
The line for this one hasn’t been released yet because McLaughlin is out for this one so please check back when the line is released.