USC Trojans vs UCLA Bruins 03/06/2021 NCAAB Predictions, Picks & Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
USC Trojans vs UCLA Bruins 03/06/2021 – An important Pac-12 game is all set to take place between two top three teams from Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, California. The Bruins will remain at home in this game as they hose USC Trojans in an entertaining conference game. The Trojans will enter this game with a winning record while they continue to trail Oregon Ducks in the top spot. UCLA Bruins will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak and they look forward to rebounding against the Trojans. The Bruins are holding the third spot and the college basketball betting odds today are all available online.
USC Trojans vs UCLA Bruins 03/06/2021
The Trojans were holding the top spot, but Oregon Ducks seem to have taken their position. USC is holding a 14-5 conference record and is 20-6 with their overall play. In their last game, the Bruins humiliated the Stanford Cardinal when they scored 79 and gave up just 42 in return. USC’s powerful offense was at its best, but they are up against a tough opponent in this game. The Trojans converted 31 of their 59 field goal attempts and shot at 37.5 percent from the three-point territory.
Players to watch: E. Mobley F (GP 26 MIN 33.5 PTS 16.2 REB 8.5 AST 2.2 STL 0.9 BLK 2.8 TO 2.4 FG% 58.2 FT% 70.7), T. Eaddy G (GP 26 MIN 31.6 PTS 13.9 REB 2.7 AST 2.5 STL 0.5 BLK 0 TO 1.5 FG% 45.7 FT% 77.6), D. Peterson G (GP 26 MIN 27.6 PTS 9.8 REB 5.1 AST 3 STL 0.6 BLK 0.3 TO 1.8 FG% 42.3 FT% 70.6).
The Bruins are holding a 13-5 conference record and are 17-7 with their overall play. UCLA was decent enough to get past most of their teams in the Pac 12 play. In their last outing, the Bruins were forced to settle with a final score of 82-76 against the Oregon Ducks. UCLA was unable to do much as the Ducks were way too strong with their offense. The Bruins converted 31 of their 56 field goal attempts and shot at 55 percent. From the three-point territory, they shot close to 34 percent.
Players to watch J. Juzang G (GP 20 MIN 31.4 PTS 14.2 REB 4.3 AST 1.8 STL 0.8 BLK 0.4 TO 1.7 FG% 40.9 FT% 93.3), C. Smith G (GP 8 MIN 28 PTS 12.6 REB 6.4 AST 2 STL 0.9 BLK 0.5 TO 2.5 FG% 43.8 FT% 79.4), J. Jaquez Jr. G (GP 24 MIN 33.6 PTS 11.8 REB 6 AST 1.5 STL 1.2 BLK 0.7 TO 1.3 FG% 49 FT% 65).
USC Trojans vs UCLA Bruins Betting Predictions
USC is 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
UCLA is 2-10 ATS in their last 12 games.
USC Trojans vs UCLA Bruins Betting Picks
The best online sportsbook odds and lines are against the Bruins to win this game. USC has a better squad that is scoring in decent numbers. As for the Bruins, they will struggle to get those extra points and defend the Trojans from scoring.
Moneyline: The ML allocated for the Trojans is -114 and the ML allocated for the Bruins is +100.
Spread: A spread of 1.5 (-110) is set for the Trojans and a spread of +1.5 (-110) is out for the Bruins.
Totals: Over 134 (-110) is the total for USC and the same will go under for the Bruins.
Score Prediction: 70-63, Trojans win.