Utah Runnin’ Utes vs Oregon Ducks 2/16/2020 Predictions, Preview and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Utah Runnin’ Utes vs Oregon Ducks 2/16/2020 – The Oregon Ducks are not sitting in second place in the Pacific 12 conference and another win will make them overtake the Colorado Buffaloes for the first place. They will be playing host to the Utah Runnin’ Utes this Saturday, February 16 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time at the Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon. Fox Sports 1 owns the television broadcast rights for this game while SofaScore will feature the simulcast through online live streaming. Heading to this game the Ducks are the overwhelming favorites to win by National Championship Basketball Odds over the Utah Utes.
Utah Runnin’ Utes vs Oregon Ducks 2/16/2020
Utah Runnin’ Utes
The Utah Runnin’ Utes are currently at fifth from the last in the Pacific-12 standings and they currently own a 13-10 record. Their big weakness is being on the road as they only won once in eight games. They are coming off from a bad loss and they will need Allen to lead this team as he has been doing 17.9 points along with 7.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.4 steals per game. Gach is another player that can provide quality minutes with 10 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game while Jones can control the floor with his averages of 10.2 points, 4.8 assists and 3.1 rebounds per game.
Players to watch: T. Allen F (24 GP 35 MIN 17.9 PTS 7.3 REB 2.8 AST 1.4 STL 0.2 BLK 3 TO 43.7 FG% 74.5 FT% 22.9 3PT%), B. Gach G (20 GP 29.6 MIN 10.5 PTS 3.2 REB 2.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 38.6 FG% 77.1 FT% 26.5 3PT%), R. Jones G (23 GP 32 MIN 10.2 PTS 3.1 REB 4.8 AST 1.3 STL 0 BLK 2.9 TO 40.2 FG% 86.2 FT% 38.4 3PT%).
The Oregon Ducks are back on track as they are coming off a convincing win. They hope to ride on that momentum and overtake the Buffaloes with another winning streak. This team currently holds a 19-6 record and they are just half a game away from the top spot at the Pacific-12 Conference. Pritchard has been doing 19.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, 6 assists and 1.6 steals per game while Duarte gives the team 14 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists. They need Richardson to step it up to high gear as when he excels better in his averages, the team has a better chance of winning.
Players to watch: P. Pritchard G (25 GP 36.4 MIN 19.3 PTS 4.5 REB 6 AST 1.6 STL 0 BLK 2.7 TO 45.8 FG% 78.4 FT% 38.6 3PT%), C. Duarte G (25 GP 30.1 MIN 14 PTS 5.5 REB 1.6 AST 1.7 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 43.1 FG% 80.3 FT% 36.2 3PT%), W. Richardson G (25 GP 29.1 MIN 10.4 PTS 3.4 REB 2.3 AST 1.4 STL 0.2 BLK 1.4 TO 47.4 FG% 83.6 FT% 45.9 3PT%).
Utah Runnin’ Utes vs Oregon Ducks Betting Predictions
Utah Runnin’ Utes
Utah is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Oregon is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
Utah Runnin’ Utes vs Oregon Ducks Betting Picks
The Oregon Ducks are the overwhelming favorites heading to this game according to Top Online Sportsbook. The Utes are a bad team on the road and it is contrasting for both teams and it is very safe to bet on the Ducks.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Utes are at +702 while the Ducks are at a wide -948 in their home court.
Spread: A very wide 12.5 points between both teams with the Utes at +12.5 and on the other end are the Ducks with -12.5.
Total: 135 points is the given total for this game with the Utes going over while the Ducks are under.
Score Prediction: 75-61, Ducks.