California Golden Bears vs Oregon Ducks 3/5/2020 Odds, Picks and NCAAB Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
California Golden Bears vs Oregon Ducks 3/5/2020 – The Oregon Ducks host the California Bears in an interesting Pac-12 showdown. The Ducks are already safely into the NCAA tournament phase while the Golden Bears are out of it. Basketball spread betting unsurprisingly favor the Ducks to win this one against a team that continues to rebuild. Oregon won in their previous meeting and will be looking to repeat.
California Golden Bears vs Oregon Ducks 3/5/2020
California Golden Bears
California Golden Bears are headed in the right direction but still have a lot of work to do. They have made considerable progress compared to last season and are coming off wins over Utah and Colorado. Matt Bradley will lead their offensive attack, the only player norming more than nine points per contest. The sophomore needs help on offense if the Golden Bears want any chance of overcoming the Ducks.
Players to watch: M. Bradley G (29 GP 33.6 MIN 17.9 PTS 5.1 REB 1.6 AST 0.5 STL 0.2 BLK 2.3 TO 44.5 FG% 86.1 FT% 38.7 3PT%), K. South G (29 GP 30.2 MIN 9 PTS 2.3 REB 1 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 1 TO 35.6 FG% 84.5 FT% 30.6 3PT%), P. Austin G (29 GP 27.6 MIN 8.9 PTS 2.7 REB 2.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2.2 TO 37.6 FG% 82.7 FT% 22.7 3PT%).
The Oregon Ducks have no plans of toning down against the Golden Bears this Thursday. After two forgettable seasons, the Ducks want to keep the momentum on their side. Payton Pritchard leads the offensive for Oregon anew. He will get plenty of help from three other players capable of scoring in double figures. Oregon has dominated its past opponents and is likely to do the same against Cal.
Players to watch: P. Pritchard G (29 GP 36.6 MIN 20.2 PTS 4.3 REB 5.4 AST 1.6 STL 0 BLK 2.7 TO 46.1 FG% 80.8 FT% 40.5 3PT%), C. Duarte G (28 GP 30.1 MIN 12.9 PTS 5.6 REB 1.6 AST 1.7 STL 0.5 BLK 1.5 TO 41.4 FG% 79.5 FT% 33.6 3PT%), W. Richardson G (29 GP 30.1 MIN 10.9 PTS 3.7 REB 2.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 47.3 FG% 83.9 FT% 47.4 3PT%).
California Golden Bears vs Oregon Ducks Betting Predictions
California Golden Bears
California is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Oregon is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
California Golden Bears vs Oregon Ducks Betting Picks
The Oregon Ducks are the odds-on-favorite by NCAA basketball lines and enjoy a home-court advantage as well. It will be a tough game for the Golden Bears who are still looking to improve. The Ducks want to keep their momentum going heading into the more important stages of this season.
Moneyline: +1075 is set for the Golden Bears and -1425 is set for the Ducks.
ATS: Look for the spread of +16.5 for California and +16.5 for Oregon.
Totals: Over 130.5 is out for the Golden Bears and under 130.5 is out for the Ducks.
Score Prediction: 72-65, Oregon Ducks.