Arizona vs. Oregon - College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oregon Ducks (14-6) at Arizona Wildcats (18-2)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 10:00 pm (McKale Center)
The Line: Arizona Wildcats -15- Over/Under: TBA See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Arizona Wildcats and the Oregon Ducks face off on Wednesday at the Mckale Center in Pac-12 college basketball action.
The Arizona Wildcats are 18-2 this season and ranked number six in the nation. Arizona is averaging 75 points per game and they are shooting 49.2 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 59.5 points and their opponents are shooting 40.2 percent. Stanley Johnson leads the Wildcats averaging 15 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Brandon Ashley is averaging 11.2 points and 5.3 rebounds, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is averaging 10.9 points and 6.4 rebounds, and T.J. McConnell is averaging 9.0 points and 5.9 assists. Arizona is 11-0 at home and they have won their last four games.
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The Oregon Ducks are 14-6 this season and they are coming off of back-to-back wins. Oregon is averaging 77.9 points and they are shooting 45.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.4 points and their opponents are shooting 40 percent. Joseph Young is averaging 19.2 points to lead the Ducks. Dillon Brooks is averaging 13.2 points, Elgin Cook is averaging 11.9 points and 5.9 rebounds, and Jalil Abdul-Bassit is averaging 8.1 points. Oregon is 1-2 o the road and 4-3 in the Pac-12.
Arizona is 5-1 against the spread in their last six home games, 4-1 against the spread following a win, and 5-2 against the spread against the Pac-12. Oregon is 2-5 against the spread following a win, 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, and 1-5 against the spread against the Pac-12. The road team has covered the point spread in five of the last seven meetings of these two.
This is just a to of points and I will be staying away but forced to make a choice I would take my chances with the Ducks getting the big number.