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Stanford Cardinal vs USC Trojans 03/03/2021 NCAAB Previews, Spread & Game Analysis
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Stanford Cardinal vs USC Trojans 03/03/2021 – It’s time for the Pac-12 Conference play to get going as the Cardinal takes on the Trojans from the Galen Center in Los Angeles, California. The Stanford Cardinal secured the sixth position in the Pac-12 play and they are behind Arizona. The Trojans will enter this game riding a losing streak, but they are holding the third position ahead of Colorado Buffaloes. USC is trailing Oregon Ducks in the second spot. The NCAA basketball best bets have a predicted winner for this game based on the odds and lines.
Stanford Cardinal vs USC Trojans 03/03/2021
Stanford Cardinal will enter this game riding a three-game losing streak. The Cardinals lost their last game against Oregon State Beavers with a final score of 73-62. Stanford’s scoring offense is touching close to 72 points and they have Oscar da Silva as their leading scorer. From the defensive end, they allowed close to 69 points to opponents. With their shooting attempts, Stanford is touching close to 41 percent from the field. Overall, the Cardinal will need to improve against stronger teams.
Players to watch: O. da Silva F (GP 23 MIN 32.3 PTS 18.8 REB 6.8 AST 2.4 STL 0.9 BLK 1 TO 2.7 FG% 58 FT% 78.7), J. Delaire F (GP 22 MIN 27.4 PTS 12.8 REB 4 AST 1 STL 0.9 BLK 0.4 TO 2.1 FG% 49.1 FT% 76.3), D. Davis G (GP 12 MIN 28.3 PTS 11.2 REB 3.5 AST 3.1 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 2.2 FG% 45.9 FT% 81.1).
The Trojans are 13-5 in their conference play and are 19-6 with their overall record. USC will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak. The Trojans lost against Utah in their last outing with a final score of 71-61. USC was unable to do much in their offense. However, they have an incredible defense that has helped them get past the opponents. USC is surrendering close to 66 points to opponents. From the offensive end, they are touching an average of close to 75 points per game.
Players to watch: E. Mobley F (GP 25 MIN 33.8 PTS 16.4 REB 8.5 AST 2.1 STL 1 BLK 2.9 TO 2.4 FG% 58.7 FT% 70.3), T. Eaddy G (GP 25 MIN 32 PTS 13.8 REB 2.8 AST 2.5 STL 0.6 BLK 0 TO 1.5 FG% 44.9 FT% 77.6), D. Peterson G (GP 25 MIN 27.6 PTS 9.6 REB 5 AST 2.9 STL 0.6 BLK 0.3 TO 1.8 FG% 41.4 FT% 71.2).
Stanford Cardinal vs USC Trojans Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Stanford’s last 5 games.
USC is 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
Stanford Cardinal vs USC Trojans Betting Picks
USC Trojans will play the Cardinals for the second time this season. The Trojans won their first meeting by six points and the sports gambling sites are once again in their favor. Back the Trojans to win and cover with a decent score.
Moneyline: the ML for the Cardinal is +281 and the ML for the Trojans is -339.
Spread: A spread of +8 (-110) is out for Stanford and a spread of -8 (-110) is out for the Trojans.
Totals: The total will go over 137 (-110) for Stanford and the same will go under for USC.
Score Prediction: 81-70, Trojans win.