UCLA Bruins vs Arizona State Sun Devils Prediction, 12/5/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: UCLA Bruins vs Arizona State Sun Devils
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2020
Location: Sun Devil Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: UCLA (+6)
Dorian Thompson-Robinson and the UCLA Bruins (2-2) travel to Sun Devil Stadium on Saturday where they'll meet the Arizona State Sun Devils (0-1). The spread on this game has Arizona State as 6-point favorites. The over/under has been set at 56.5.
In their last game, the UCLA Bruins took the field against the Arizona Wildcats and took home the victory by a score of 27-10. Demetric Felton led the team in rushing in this contest. He had a long run of 35 yards and he notched 1 touchdown in this contest. He ran for a total of 206 yards via 32 carries which gave him an average of 6.4 yards per carry. Kyle Philips led the team in receiving yardage by earning 40 yards on 3 receptions. He notched an average of 13.3 yards per reception in this contest. Chase Griffin went 12/20 with 129 yards through the air and completed 1 touchdown. He ended the game with no interceptions.
The Bruins have racked up 1,790 total yards for the season. As a team they're maintaining an average of 241.8 yards on the ground which ranks them 11th in the nation. When it comes to getting in the endzone, UCLA has totaled 9 touchdowns through the air and 9 rushing touchdowns. Regarding putting points on the board, the UCLA Bruins have an average of 34.5 points per outing. In terms of yards through the air, the Bruins are conceding 870 yards which puts them in 32nd in college football. In total, they have given up 355.8 yards per contest which puts them 45th in college football. The Bruins are sitting in 59th in the country when it comes to team defense, giving up 26.5 PPG. They are allowing an average of 3.5 yards per attempt on the ground and 138.3 rushing yards per contest this year. In their 4 games played, they have given up 217.5 yards per outing via the pass and allowed a completion percentage of 58.0%. During this campaign, they have given up 553 rushing yards through 4 contests.
For his collegiate career, Thompson-Robinson has thrown for a total of 4,511 yards with 35 touchdowns and 18 interceptions. Over the course of his time in college, he has attempted a run 189 different times totaling 427 yds. His quarterback rating is 131.9 with a touchdown percentage of 5.6% and an interception percentage of 2.9%. He is throwing for 205.0 yards per outing. Dorian Thompson-Robinson has connected on 362 of his attempted career 622 throws for a completion percentage of 58.2%.
The last time they took the field, the Arizona State Sun Devils took on the USC Trojans and were on the losing end of this game by a score of 28-27. Jayden Daniels went 11/23 with 134 yards via the pass and threw 1 touchdown. He ended the game with no interceptions. Jayden Daniels paced the team in rushing for the game. He had a long run of 38 yards but wasn't able to convert a rushing touchdown. He scurried for 111 yards via 11 carries which gave him an average of 10.1 yards per tote. Rachaad White was the leader in receiving yardage with a tally of 70 yards on 3 catches. He had an average of 23.3 yards per catch for the game.
For the year to this point, the Sun Devils currently have a total of 134 yards through the air, which ranks 119th in the country. The Arizona State Sun Devils are averaging 392 yards per outing which is good for 70th in D-1. They are averaging 258 yards per game on the ground. When it comes to how much they score, the Sun Devils are sitting 79th in the country holding an average of 27 points per contest. Arizona State has yielded a total of 175 rushing yards in addition to 2 touchdowns rushing so far this season. The Sun Devils are giving up 28 PPG, which has them ranked 70th in D-1. They have allowed the opposition 2 touchdowns through the air in addition to 381 yards/game, ranking them 139th in Division 1.
In 13 games in his collegiate career, Jayden Daniels has been successful on 216 of 361 tries for 3,077 yards. He averages 236.7 yds per game through the air with a 146.8 quarterback rating. Daniels has thrown 18 touchdowns compared to 2 picks in his career. He has rushed for 466 yds on 136 attempts. His touchdown percentage on pass attempts is 5.0% and his interception rate is 0.6%.
Who will win tonight's Bruins/Sun Devils college football game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Bruins +6
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