Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Ducks versus the Bruins? Tip off is at at 10:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN2. The game will be played at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, CA. Oregon is favored by -1.5 in this Pac-12 conference matchup the against UCLA. The over/under for the game is set at 133.5 points.

OREGON DUCKS VS UCLA BRUINS BETTING PICK

The Pick: UCLA Bruins +1.5

This game will be played at Pauley Pavilion at 10:00 ET on Saturday, February 3rd.

WHY BET THE UCLA BRUINS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Bruins.
  • Not only will UCLA pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 133.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Will Oregon Secure A Victory as Road Favorites?

Despite being on the road, Oregon is favored by 1.5 points today against UCLA. The Ducks have been the favorite in 14 of their 21 games this season, going 13-1 in those matchups.

So far, Oregon has gone 15-6 overall, including a 7-3 record in Pac-12 play. On the road, the Ducks have a record of 4-3, and their average scoring margin is -1.4 points per game.

As the favorite this season, Oregon has gone 9-5 vs. the spread. On the road, the Ducks are 4-3 ATS and they have gone 2-1 ATS in their last three road games.

So far this season, the over/under record for Oregon games is 11-8-1. The average over/under line in their games is 146.6 and the average scoring total is 150 points. Today's over/under line is 133.5. This year, 20 of their games have had higher over/under lines than today's line of 133.5. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-1-1 and the average scoring total is 150 points.

The Ducks' offense finished with 78 points in their previous game, mirroring their current average of 78.2 points per contest. Offensively, the Ducks hold a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, placing them 101st in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 44th in terms of percentage and 91st in three-pointers made.

So far, the Ducks' defense is ranked 191st in the country at 72.7 points per contest. In their previous game vs. USC, the Trojans finished with a field goal percentage of 43% and a total of 69 points vs. Oregon.

Is a Home Win Possible for the Bruins?

UCLA enters tonight's game as a 1.5-point underdog, and they have gone 2-7 when tabbed as the underdog this season. The Bruins have gone 6-6 at home this season, and their average scoring margin at home is +4.2. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 4-6.

Through 21 games, UCLA has a record of 10-11, including a 5-5 mark in Pac-12 play. They have won two straight games, and their most recent game was a 71-63 victory over Oregon State. So far this season, they have gone 2-1 in their last three home games, and they are 2-3 in their last five.

As the underdog, UCLA has been strong vs the spread this season, going 6-3. However, their home ATS record is just 3-9 for the year and they are just 2-8 vs the spread in their last 10 home games. Over their last 3 games as the underdog, the Bruins are a perfect 3-0 vs the spread.

On the season, the over/under record for UCLA games is 6-15 and the average scoring total in their games is 129.3 points. Today's over/under line of 133.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games (134.5) and their average margin versus the over/under line is -5.2. So far, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today's line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total is 132 points.

In their recent matchup, the UCLA offense ended with 71 points against Oregon State. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 42.4% and made 7 threes. Leading UCLA in scoring vs. Oregon State was Adem Bona with his 18 points. Dylan Andrews also added 18 points for the Bruins.

At this time, the Bruins' defense is positioned 18th in the country, permitting 63.8 points per game. UCLA's three-point defense is currently 145th in the country at 7.3 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 39.8% of their shots vs. UCLA.