Arizona Wildcats vs UCLA Bruins Prediction, 11/28/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Arizona Wildcats vs UCLA Bruins
Date: Saturday, November 28, 2020
Location: Rose Bowl
Odds/Point Spread: Arizona (+9)
Rose Bowl is the site where Dorian Thompson-Robinson and the UCLA Bruins (1-2) will take on the Arizona Wildcats (0-2) on Saturday. UCLA opens this matchup as 9-point favorites. The O/U has been set at 68.
In their last game, the Arizona Wildcats took the field against the Washington Huskies and added a loss to their record by a score of 44-27. Gary Brightwell paced the team on the ground for that contest. He had a long run of 20 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on this day. He rushed for a total of 55 yards by way of 11 carries which means he ran for an average of 5.0 yards per carry. Stanley Berryhill III was the receiving yardage leader with a total of 65 yards on 5 catches. He notched an average of 13.0 yards per reception for that contest. Grant Gunnell went 27/39 with 259 yards via the pass and added 3 touchdowns. He ended the game without an interception.
The Wildcats have tallied 775 total yards for the year. As a unit they hold an average of 115.0 yards on the ground which ranks them 109th in the country. When it comes to scoring touchdowns, Arizona has compiled 6 touchdowns through the air and 1 touchdown on the ground. Concerning putting points on the board, the Arizona Wildcats are sitting at 28.5 PPG. The Wildcats rank 131st in the country regarding the opposition scoring, allowing 39.0 PPG. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 5.3 yards per run and 203.0 rushing yards per game for the campaign. Overall, they have allowed 406 yards via the ground game in 2 games. When talking about yards through the air, the Wildcats are allowing 564 yards which ranks them 21st in the nation. In their 2 games played this season, they have yielded 282.0 yards per outing through the air in addition to conceding a completion percentage of 66.7%. For the season, they have yielded 485.0 yards per contest ranking them 128th in the country.
For his collegiate career, Gunnell has thrown for a total of 1,784 yds with 15 TD's and 2 interceptions. Over the course of his time in college, he has attempted running the football 52 times for a total of 31 rushing yards. He has a quarterback rating of 151.0 with a TD percentage of 6.5% and an interception percentage of 0.9%. He is averaging 178.4 yds per game. Grant Gunnell has connected on 152 of his career 230 passes for a completion percentage of 66.1%.
In their last game, the UCLA Bruins played the Oregon Ducks and were on the losing end of this game by a score of 38-35. Chase Griffin went 19/31 with 195 yards through the air and added 1 TD. He tossed 2 interceptions for the game. Demetric Felton led the team on the ground in this game. He tore off a long run of 18 yards and he ran for 2 TD's in this outing. He scurried for 167 yards on 34 carries which meant he was running for 4.9 yards per carry. Kyle Philips was the receiving yardage leader by racking up 91 yards on 8 catches. He averaged 11.4 yards per reception in this game.
Concerning their scoring prowess, the Bruins are sitting 27th in the country holding an average of 37.0 points per contest. During this campaign so far, the Bruins have a total of 694 yards through the air along with an average of 231.3 throwing yards per contest, which has them ranked 71st in Division 1. They hold an average of 228.7 run yards per game and have run for 686 yards for the year. The UCLA Bruins hold an average of 460.0 yards/game which has them ranked 27th in the nation. The Bruins are surrendering 32.0 points per game, which has them ranked 92nd in the nation. Overall, they have surrendered 96 pts. UCLA has conceded a total of 406 yards on the ground (135.3 yards per game) as well as 7 touchdowns via the rush this season. They have yielded 4 touchdowns via the pass and 239.0 yards per outing, which has them ranked 79th in Division 1.
In the 22 contests in his career, Dorian Thompson-Robinson has completed 362 of his 622 tries for 4,511 yds. He averages 205.0 yards per contest through the air with a 131.9 QB rating. Thompson-Robinson has passed for 35 touchdowns compared to 18 interceptions in his collegiate career. He has run for 427 yds on 189 attempts. His TD percentage is 5.6% and his interception percentage is 2.9%.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Wildcats +9 and under 68 total points
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