Stanford vs. Oregon - 3/1/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oregon Ducks (21-8) at Stanford Cardinal (18-9)
College Basketball: Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Maples Pavilion)
The Line: Stanford Cardinal -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Stanford Cardinal and the Oregon Ducks face off on Sunday at Maples Pavilion in Pac-12 college basketball action.
The Stanford Cardinal are 18-9 this season and they have won their last two games. Stanford is averaging 73.6 points and they are shooting 43.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 66 points and their opponents are shooting 41.8 percent. Chasson Randle leads the Cardinal averaging 19.4 points per game. Anthony Brown is averaging 15.4 points and 7.4 rebounds, Stafan Nastic is averaging 13.5 points and 6.6 rebounds, and Rosco Allen is averaging 8.8 points and 5.0 rebounds. Stanford is 13-2 at home and 9-6 in the Pac-12.
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The Oregon Ducks are 21-8 this season and hey have won seven of their last eight games. Oregon is averaging 76.5 points and they are shooting 46.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.5 points and their opponents are shooting 41.5 percent. Joseph Young leads the Ducks averaging 19.9 points per game. Elgin Cook is averaging 12.7 points and 5.4 rebounds, Dillon Brooks is averaging 12 points and 5.0 rebounds, and Dwayne Benjamin is averaging 8.3 points and 5.7 rebounds. Oregon is 4-4 on the road and 11-5 in the Pac-12.
Stanford is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games, 1-5 against the spread in their last six Sunday games, and 0-3-1 against the spread following a win by 20 or more points. Oregon is 5-1 against the spread in their last six games, 4-1 against the spread following a win, and 6-2 against the spread in Sunday games. Oregon is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games against Stanford.
This is a big number but I see Oregon having a chance to win this outright if they play their game so taking them with the points is an easy choice.