Sunday, February 12, 2017
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The Oregon State Beavers head to Pauley Pavilion to take on the UCLA Bruins on Sunday, February 12, 2017. The opening line for this game has UCLA as 27 point favorites.
The Beavers come into this game with an overall record of 4-21 and a road record of 0-10. They are 8-15 against the spread and their over/under record is 12-11. The Bruins have an overall record of 22-3 and a home record of 12-1. They have an over/under record of 13-10 and they are 13-12 against the spread.
Drew Eubanks comes into this contest averaging 14.9 points per game while playing 32 minutes per night so far this season for the Beavers. He pulls down 8.4 rebounds per game and dishes out 1.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 59% while his free throw percentage is currently at 70%. Jaquori McLaughlin averages 11.1 points per game in 33.8 minutes per contest this season. He averages 3.1 assists per contest and 2.5 rebounds per game for Oregon State. His field goal percentage is 39% for the year while his free throw percentage is 79%.
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TJ Leaf averages 16.7 points per game while playing 30.8 minutes per contest this year for the Bruins. He grabs 8.8 rebounds per game and has 2.7 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 63% and his free throw percentage currently is at 64%. Bryce Alford averages 16.2 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 33 minutes per contest. He also averages 2.4 rebounds per contest and 2.4 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 49% and his free throw percentage is 81%.
Oregon State averages 63.5 points per contest this season which ranks them 330th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is -9.6 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team which has them ranked 242nd. Behind the arc they shoot 34% which is good for 216th in the country. They average 33 rebounds per game and 11.8 assists per game which ranks them 296th and 275th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 335th with 15.8 per game. The Beavers allow 73.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 189th in the nation. They also allow a 44% shooting percentage and a 37% average from behind the arc ranking them 153rd and 263rd in those defensive categories. Opponents average 35.3 rebounds a game which ranks 168th and they give up 13.5 assists per contest which puts them in 188th place in the country. They force 11.9 turnovers per game which ranks them 287th in Division 1.
UCLA averages 92.5 points per game this year which ranks them 1st in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 15.9 and their shooting percentage is 53% as a team which has them sitting in the 1st spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 42% which is good for 2nd in the nation. They average 39 rebounds per game and 21.7 assists per contest which ranks them 35th and 1st respectively. In the turnover department the Bruins rank 59th with 11.9 per game. The Bruins allow 76.6 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 259th in the country. They also allow a 42% shooting percentage and a 37% average from behind the arc ranking them 76th and 250th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 35.4 rebounds a game which ranks 173rd and they give up 12.9 assists per contest which puts them in 146th place in the nation. The Bruins force 12.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 272nd in college basketball.
The Beavers average 62.1 points per game on the road this season and they have scored 62.7 ppg in their past 3 contests. They have an average scoring differential of -15.8 on the road and in their past 3 games their difference is -18.7 per contest. The Beavers have an offensive rating of 95.1 and they assist on 53.4% of their shots. In terms of pace they average 67.3 possessions per 40 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 49%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 52% and they shoot 3 pointers on 34% of their shots. Oregon State turns the ball over an average of 20.4 times per 100 possessions and they get a steal on 8.3% of their opponents possessions. Their total rebound percentage is 48.8% while their offensive rebound percentage is 28.3%. The Beavers give up 77.9 points per game on the road this season and they have surrendered 81.3 points per contest in their last 3 games.
The Bruins score 95.8 ppg at home and they have averaged 94.7 points per contest in their last 3 games.They have an average scoring differential of 20 in their past 3 contests and at home this season they have a difference of 20.2 points per game. The Bruins have a rating on offense of 122.4 and 63.1% of their shots are assisted. They possess the ball 75.6 times per 40 minutes and their effective field goal percentage for the year is 62%. As an offensive unit they have a true shooting percentage of 63% and they attempt 3 pointers on 38% of their shots. UCLA turns it over an average of 14.1 times per 100 possessions and they steal the ball on 8.2% of their opponents possessions. Their total rebound percentage is 52.4% while their offensive rebound percentage for the season is 28.5%. The Bruins give up 75.6 points per contest at home this year and they have given up 74.7 points per game in their past 3 contests.
Oregon State Beavers Betting Trends
The Oregon State Beavers are 8-15 against the spread
The Oregon State Beavers are 12-11 against the over/under
UCLA Bruins Betting Trends
The UCLA Bruins are 13-12 against the spread
The UCLA Bruins are 13-10 against the over/under
Oregon State Beavers Injuries
12/16/16 C Cheikh N'diaye Shoulder out indefinitely
.12/16/16 F Keondre Dew Suspension out indefinitely
.01/07/17 F Tres Tinkle Wrist out indefinitely
UCLA Bruins Injuries
11/11/16 G Armani Dodson Shoulder out indefinitely
.01/05/17 F Alex Olesinski Foot out for season
.01/05/17 G Prince Ali Knee out for season
Josh's Pick: Take UCLA -27
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