California Golden Bears vs. Oregon State Beavers - 11/14/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oregon State Beavers (2-7) at California Golden Bears (5-4)
College Football: Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 10:30 pm (California Memorial Stadium)
The Line: California Golden Bears -17.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Oregon State Beavers will travel to play the California Golden Bears in a Pac-12 conference game.
The California Golden Bears are coming off of a loss to Oregon this past weekend. Cal’s offense is averaging 34.9 points per game with 483.6 yards per game. Quarterback Jared Goff leads the Cal offense with 2866 yards, 24 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions. Khalfani Muhammad is the leading rusher for Cal with 462 yards and 1 touchdown. Vic Enwere also runs the ball for Cal with 378 yards and 6 touchdowns. Kenny Lawler is the leading receiver for Cal with 558 yards and 9 touchdowns. The Cal defense is giving up 28.7 points per game with 458.3 yards per game. The Cal defense has 23 sacks, 10 fumble recoveries, and 14 interceptions. California is 5-4 this season but has lost 4 straight games. The Cal defense isn’t forcing enough turnovers and is giving up way too many points during this 4 game stretch.
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The Oregon State Beavers are coming off of a shutout loss to UCLA in their last game. The Oregon State offense is averaging 20 points per game with 328.3 yards per game. Quarterback Seth Collins is questionable for Oregon State this weekend. The Oregon State backup quarterback is Nick Mitchell who has 410 yards and 5 touchdowns. Storm Woods is the leading rusher for Oregon State with 460 yards and 1 touchdown. Jordan Villamin is the leading receiver for Oregon State with 486 yards and 4 touchdowns. The Oregon State defense is giving up 31.8 points per game with 429.1 yards per game. Oregon State’s defense has 11 sacks, 3 fumble recoveries, and 7 interceptions. Oregon State is 2-7 this year and currently on a 6 game losing streak. Oregon State is also 0-6 in conference play this year. Oregon State is not a very good football team and will have their hands full at Cal this weekend.
Oregon State is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games. Oregon State is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 conference games. The under is 4-1 in Oregon State’s last 5 road games. Cal is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. Cal is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 conference games. The under is 6-0 in Cal’s last 6 games overall. The favorite is 4-1 ATS in these two teams last 5 meetings.
I expect Cal to come out and dominate this game from start to finish. Oregon State is clearly the inferior team and Cal should be able to blow them out. I am picking Cal to win by more than 20.