UCLA Bruins vs Oregon Ducks 1/26/2020 Game Analysis, Spread and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
UCLA Bruins vs Oregon Ducks 1/26/2020 – These are teams that won back-to-back games and one of them is walking away with a three-game winning streak. It is the UCLA Bruins paying a visit to the Oregon Ducks at the Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon this Sunday, January 26 at 5:00 pm Eastern Time.. Live streaming of the match will be available live through SofaScore. The Ducks are coming in this match as the overwhelming favorites to win as seen by National Championship Basketball Odds over the Bruins.
UCLA Bruins vs Oregon Ducks 1/26/2020
UCLA Bruins snapped a three-game losing streak and now they are on back-to-back wins against the California Golden Bears and the latest was the Oregon State Beavers. Chris Smith has been the best offensive weapon for the Bruins and in this game, they had 15 points and three rebounds for this game.
Jaime Jaquez finished with 14 points while Jules Bernard stepped up from the bench to contribute 11 points. Jalen Hill had an awful night as he didn’t sink any field goals. Prince Ali was 1-of-5 from the field. To have a chance against the Ducks, the Bruins need more from Hill and Ali to at least come closer to their opponents.
Players to watch: C. Smith G (19 GP 26.6 MIN 12.5 PTS 5.4 REB 1.7 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 2.1 TO 48.2 FG% 84.7 FT% 33.3 3P%), J. Hill F (19 GP 24.6 MIN 9.6 PTS 7.2 REB 1.5 AST 0.5 STL 1.1 BLK 1.8 TO 53.6 FG% 70.8 FT% 0 3P%), P. Ali G (18 GP 22.6 MIN 8.6 PTS 2.8 REB 1.3 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 37.6 FG% 70.9 FT% 20 3P%).
Bouncing back from a 9-point loss against the Washington Huskies, The Ducks scored back-to-back overtime victories against the Washington Huskies and the latest was with the Southern California Trojans. This team showed a lot of resiliency if it was not for the loss, the Ducks could have been on a six-game winning streak. Payton Pritchard has been the team’s leader doing 19.8 points, 5.8 rebounds and 4.3 assists for the season. Chris Duarte is the clear second-scorer for the team as he provides 13.7 points, 5.7 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.5 steals per game.
Players to watch: P. Pritchard G (20 GP 36.4 MIN 19.8 PTS 4.3 REB 5.8 AST 1.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.8 TO 48.1 FG% 77.5 FT% 40.7 3P%), C. Duarte G (20 GP 29.6 MIN 13.7 PTS 5.7 REB 1.6 AST 1.5 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 43.6 FG% 77 FT% 36.4 3P%), W. Richardson G (20 GP 28.7 MIN 9.3 PTS 3.6 REB 2.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.2 BLK 1.4 TO 44.4 FG% 84.2 FT% 42.6 3P%).
UCLA Bruins vs Oregon Ducks Betting Predictions
Bruins are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
Ducks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
UCLA Bruins vs Oregon Ducks Betting Picks
The Ducks are undefeated at home in 11 contests and Best Sportsbook doesn’t see them pulling the brakes anytime soon. This should be a long night for the Bruins as this season has become a big disappointment for them.
Moneyline: Being the big underdogs, the Bruins are at +566 on the ML if they win. On the other hand, the Ducks are at -796 at home.
Spread: A huge 13.5 points across the spread between the Bruins and the Ducks. It will be UCLA holding the +13.5 while Oregon is on the far side with -13.5 points.
Total: Both teams are predicted to reach a total of 131 points with the Bruins going over while the Ducks are under.
Score Prediction: 72-57, Ducks win.