USC Trojans vs Brigham Young Cougars 11/23/2022 – The USC Trojans are all set to take on the BYU Cougars in an exciting college basketball battle from Imperial Arena in Nassau, Bahamas. The Trojans are in the fourth spot in the Pac-12 Conference and are currently riding a three-game winning streak. The BYU Cougars are sixth in the West Coast Conference play and are keen on winning this game at home. The Cougars will have the upper hand at home but the Trojans are not too easy to defeat. The best college basket predictions are in favor of the Cougars to win and cover the spread.
USC Trojans vs Brigham Young Cougars 11/23/2022
|When:||Wednesday, November 23, 5:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Imperial Arena, Nassau, Bahamas|
|Trojans||-1 (-110)||152.5 o (-110)||-105|
|Cougars||+1 (-110)||152.5 u (-110)||-105|
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The USC Trojans are holding a 3-1 overall record and are right behind Utah. The Trojans scored 83 in their last game and gave up 74 to Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers. From the offensive end, they are scoring 74.8 points per game and are giving up only 65 defensively. Gousseyni Traore is the leader in scoring with 12.5 points per game. The leader in assists with five and rebounds with 8.3 is Gideon George. When it comes to rebounds, the Trojans are closing in with 43 boards per game.
Players to watch: Drew Peterson G (GP 4, MIN 34.3, PTS 15.8, REB 7.8, AST 8, STL 1, BLK 0.8, TO 3.8, FG% 46.5, FT% 69.2, 3P% 27.8), Boogie Ellis G (GP 4, MIN 32.3, PTS 15.8, REB 3, AST 2.3, STL 2.3, BLK 0.3, TO 1.8, FG% 45.5, FT% 75, 3P% 50), Joshua Morgan F (GP 4, MIN 23.5, PTS 9.5, REB 6.5, AST 0.8, STL 0.8, BLK 4, TO 1.5, FG% 62.5, FT% 61.5, 3P% 0).
Brigham Young Cougars
The BYU Cougars are not easy to defeat as they hold a 3-1 record on the season. The Cougars have a potent offense with an average of 72.5 points. From the defensive end, they are giving up 68 points to opponents. The Cougars are averaging 43 rebounds per game and 7.5 steals. Drew Patterson is the top player on the squad with 15.5 points and 7.8 rebounds. The Cougars are going to make this a tough game for the Trojans.
Players to watch: Fousseyni Traore F (GP 4, MIN 23.8, PTS 12.5, REB 7, AST 1, STL 0.5, BLK 1, TO 2.5, FG% 67.9, FT% 70.6, 3P% 0), Spencer Johnson G (GP 4, MIN 27.8, PTS 11.3, REB 5.3, AST 0.8, STL 0.8, BLK 0, TO 1.8, FG% 51.4, FT% 50, 3P% 40), Gideon George F (GP 4, MIN 29, PTS 10.5, REB 8.3, AST 1, STL 0.8, BLK 1.5, TO 2.5, FG% 39.5, FT% 53.8, 3P% 35.7).
USC Trojans vs Brigham Young Cougars Betting Numbers
USC is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of USC’s last 7 games.
USC is 12-6 SU in their last 18 games.
Trojans is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against BYU.
USC is 13-2 SU in their last 15 games against an opponent in the West Coast conference.
Brigham Young Cougars
BYU are 6-13-1 ATS in their last 20 games.
BYU is 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of BYU’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Pac-12 conference.
BYU is 14-1 SU in their last 15 games played in November.
BYU is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games played on a Wednesday.
USC Trojans vs Brigham Young Cougars Betting Picks
The Trojans are playing this game on the road and the Cougars have a better shot at this game at home. The best college basketball trends favor the Cougars to take out the Trojans at home and win this game.
Moneyline: -105 is the ML set for the Trojans in this game and the ML set for the Cougars is the same.
Spread: A spread of -1 (-110) is out for the Trojans and a spread of +1 (-110) is out for Cougars.
Totals: 152.5 o (-110) will go over for the Trojans and the same will go under for the Cougars
Score Prediction: 68-63 Cougars win.