USC Trojans vs Arizona State Sun Devils Predictions, College Basketball Parlay Picks 2/8/2020
Game: USC Trojans vs Arizona State Sun Devils
Date: Saturday, February 8, 2020
Location: Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, AZ
Odds/Point Spread: Arizona State -3
The USC Trojans head to Wells Fargo Arena to take on the Arizona State Sun Devils on Saturday, February 8, 2020. The opening line for this game has Arizona State as 3 point favorites.
USC heads into this matchup with a mark of 17-5. They currently have a point differential of 4.7 as they are averaging 72.6 points per contest while giving up 68.0 per game. Arizona State has an overall mark of 13-8. They are averaging 73.0 points per contest and giving up 69.3, which is a point differential of 3.8.
Valuable USC Trojans Betting Trends
The USC Trojans are 13-10-0 against the spread this season
The USC Trojans are 8-14-1 against the over/under this year
Important Arizona State Sun Devils Betting Trends
The Arizona State Sun Devils are 12-10-0 against the spread this season
The Arizona State Sun Devils are 9-13-0 against the over/under this year
Key USC Trojans Injuries
12/16/19 G Charles O'Bannon Jr. Personal has left the program
Key Arizona State Sun Devils Injuries
01/15/20 F Andre Allen Hip is out indefinitely
Jonah Mathews averages 12.9 points per contest in 31.5 minutes per game this year. He averages 2.1 assists per game and 2.2 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 37% for the season while his free throw percentage is 78%. Onyeka Okongwu comes into this game averaging 16.7 points per contest while playing 29.8 minutes per night. He grabs 9.1 rebounds per contest and distributes 1.1 assists per game. His FG percentage is 43% while his free throw percentage is 73%.
Alonzo Verge Jr. averages 12.5 points per game and he sees the court an average of 25.3 minutes per game. He also hauls in 3.6 rebounds per game and dishes 2.5 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 41% and his free throw percentage is 74%. Remy Martin scores 19.3 points per contest while playing 33.7 minutes per game. He hauls in 3.4 rebounds per contest and has 3.9 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 43% and his free throw percentage is at 73%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Trojans allow 68.0 points per contest which is 141st in the country. They also surrender a 40% shooting percentage and a 33% average from 3-point range, ranking them 38th and 154th in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 34.7 rebounds a game which ranks 153rd, and they allow 12.3 assists per game which puts them in 164th place in D-1. They force 13.4 turnovers per game which ranks them 168th in Division 1. USC averages 72.6 points per contest, which is 141st in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 4.7 and their shooting percentage is 44% as a unit, which has them ranked 153rd. From 3-point territory they shoot 35%, which is good for 100th in the nation. They average 38.7 boards per contest and 14.7 assists per game, which ranks them 49th and 62nd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 65th with 14.6 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Sun Devils give up 69.3 points per game, which ranks them 182nd in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 42% shooting percentage and a 32% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 139th and 137th in those defensive statistics. They rank 161st with 12.3 dimes allowed per game and 319th with 38.6 boards surrendered per contest. The Sun Devils are 325th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 16.4 per contest. Arizona State is 130th in the country with 73.0 points per contest this season. They are 248th in D-1 in shooting at 43%, while their average scoring margin is 3.8. They shoot 31% from beyond the arc, which is good for 303rd in the country. They are 111th in the nation in rebounding with 37.0 boards per contest and 312th in assists per game with 11.0. The Sun Devils are 173rd in turnovers per contest with 13.3.
The Trojans have an offensive rating of 100.6, which is ranked 199th. They are 105th in college basketball in pace with 71 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 50% is 190th. As a unit they are 178th in the nation in true shooting percentage with 53% and they shoot 3-pointers on 32% of their shot attempts, ranking 299th in D-1. USC is 94th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 17.6 times per 100 possessions.
Arizona State is 245th in college basketball in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 15.7 times per 100 possessions. The Sun Devils are 250th in the country in offensive rating with 98.2. In terms of pace they are 22nd in Division 1 with 74.4 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 48% is 278th. As a team they are 285th in D-1 in true shooting percentage with 51% and they shoot 3-pointers on 36% of their shots, ranking 219th in the nation.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take USC +3 and over 143 total points
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