Arizona State at USC Free College Football Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 9/30/2014
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles
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On Saturday night, the Arizona State Sun Devils (3-1) will try to jump right back into the rankings when they go up against the #16 Southern California Trojans (3-1). USC had a 62-41 win over the Sun Devils in 2013.
Arizona State turned the ball over four times against UCLA last Thursday and ended up losing 62-27. Their defense gave up 580 yards to UCLA in that loss, which included 225 rushing yards.
The Sun Devils are 17th in the country in rushing right now with 262.8 rushing yards per game. Their top rusher has been junior D.J. Foster, who has 540 yards and six rushing touchdowns, as well as 207 receiving yards and one more score. Wide receiver Jaelen Strong has 31 receptions this season for 412 yards and two touchdowns.
USC moved to 2-0 in the Pac-12 last Saturday when they defeated Oregon State 35-10 at home. This was easily their defenses best game yet as they held Oregon State to 123 passing yards and 58 rushing yards in the win.
The Trojans have only given up 17.5 points per game this season while their offense is scoring 32.8 points per game. Quarterback Cody Kessler has been excellent for USC this year, passing for 1,107 yards with 10 touchdowns and no interceptions. Wide receiver Nelson Agholor has caught 26 passes for 239 yards and three score.
Arizona State Sun Devils Betting Trends
Arizona State Sun Devils are 1-3-0 Against the Spread
Arizona State Sun Devils are 2-2-0 against the Over/Under
Southern California Trojans Betting Trends
Southern California Trojans are 3-1-0 Against the Spread
Southern California Trojans are 2-2-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
Arizona State Sun Devils
09/21/14 QB Taylor Kelly Foot out indefinitely
09/05/14 DT Corey Smith Hip out for season
08/14/14 LB Carlos Mendoza Knee out indefinitely
Southern California Trojans
09/28/14 RB Tre Madden Toe "?" Saturday vs. Arizona State
08/29/14 DB Anthony Brown Personal quit the team
08/26/14 CB Joshua Shaw Ankle out indefinitely
08/26/14 DT Kenny Bigelow Knee out indefinitely
08/26/14 LB Lamar Dawson Knee out indefinitely
08/14/14 LB Jabari Ruffin Knee out for season
08/07/14 TE Jalen Cope-Fitzpatrick Academics out for season
Guy's Pick: Take USC
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