Planning on watching today's Ducks and Wildcats game? Catch the action at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV, as the Wildcats hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on PACN. This Pac-12 conference matchup has an over/under of 156.5 points, and Arizona is favored to win by -11 at home vs. Oregon.

OREGON DUCKS VS ARIZONA WILDCATS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oregon Ducks +11

This game will be played at T-Mobile Arena at 8:00 ET on Friday, March 15th.

WHY BET THE OREGON DUCKS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Wildcats.
  • Even though we have Arizona winning straight-up, we like Oregon at +11.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 156.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Does Oregon Have A Chance at T-Mobile Arena?

As the underdog, Oregon will look to snap their two-game road losing streak. On the season, the Ducks are 6-6 on the road, compared to 15-4 at home. They have gone 3-5 as the underdog this season, and they enter this game with a record of 20-11.

Over their last ten road games, Oregon has gone 5-5, and they are 2-3 in their last five. They are coming off a win over UCLA, and they have won two straight games. This season, they have been the underdog in eight of their 31 games.

As the underdog this season, Oregon has gone 5-3 vs. the spread. Overall, the Ducks' ATS mark this year is 14-17. On the road, they have an ATS record of 5-7, including a 1-2 mark in their last three games as the underdog.

Today's over/under line of 156.5 is higher than the average over/under line in Oregon's games this season (145.9) and their over/under record is 17-13-1. So far, 23 of their games have finished with fewer points than today's line. Over their last three games, their over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total in those games is 139 points.

The Oregon offense is coming off a game in which they scored 68 points vs. UCLA. Overall their field goal percentage was 42.9% while connecting on 4 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Jermaine Couisnard, who is averaging 15.3 heading into today's matchup. Additionally, Jackson Shelstad also maintains a PPG average of 12.7 heading into game.

So far, the Ducks' defense is ranked 180th in the country at 72.4 points per contest. Against UCLA in their most recent game, the Oregon defense gave up a total of 66 points while allowing UCLA to hit 42% of their shots.

Will Arizona Pull Through as the Favored Home Team?

Arizona enters this game as 11-point favorites, and they have been favored in 30 of their 31 games this season. They are 23-7 as the favorite this year.

At home, the Wildcats have been nearly unbeatable, going 17-1 this season. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 9-1.

As the favorite this season, Arizona has gone 19-11 vs. the spread. At home, their ATS mark is 13-5. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Wildcats are 6-4 vs. the spread.

Arizona's over/under record for the season sits at 15-16-1, and the average scoring total in their games is 161.2 points. Today's over/under line of 156.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year (158.2). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 138 points, and their over/under record during this stretch is 1-2.

The Arizona offense is coming off a game in which they scored 70 points vs. USC. Overall their field goal percentage was 45.6% while connecting on 7 threes. The top scorer for the Wildcats was KJ Lewis with 15 points, while Jaden Bradley also added 12 to the scoreboard.

At this time, the Wildcats' defense is positioned 182nd in the country, permitting 72.4 points per game. Arizona's three-point defense is currently 192nd in the country at 8.0 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 42.3% of their shots vs. Arizona.