The Oregon Ducks travel to take on the Arizona State Sun Devils, at Mountain America Stadium in Tempe, AZ. Kickoff for this week 12 game is set for 4:00 PM ET and will be televised on FOX. This face-off between two Pac-12 opponents sees the Ducks as the 23.5 point favorites on the road. Can the Oregon pull out a victory away from home and cover the spread?
OREGON DUCKS VS ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Arizona State Sun Devils +23.5
This game will be played at Mountain America Stadium at 4:00 ET on Saturday, November 18th.
WHY BET THE ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 39-16 in favor of Oregon.
- Even though we have Oregon winning straight-up, we like Arizona State at +23.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 54.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 55 points.
Can the Oregon Offense Score Enough on the Road?
So far, the Oregon Ducks are 9-1, including going 3-1 on the road and 5-0 at home.
Oregon’s average scoring differential for the season is +29.2 leading to an ATS mark of 6-2-1. The Ducks have been favored eight times and the underdog in one games
This season, Oregon holds an over/under record of 3-6. On average, their games have produced a combined total of 63.4 points, with the typical over/under line set at 64.4 points.
The Ducks are currently ranked 71st in college football with 322 rushing attempts per game. In terms of rush yards, they are at 203.4 rushing yards per game, which is 13th in the nation. Looking at their production in the passing game, they are averaging 36.2 attempts per game and gain an average of 338.7 passing yards. Overall, they hold the 2nd spot with 46.3 points per game.
The Ducks defense will take the field with 31 sacks and are 1st QB hurries. When it comes to points allowed, they’re at 17.1 points per game (57th). Against the pass, the team is 75th in the NCAA, allowing 214.7 passing yards per game. Additionally, Oregon’s run defense has 94.7 rushing yards per contest.
Will the Sun Devils Exceed Expectations at Home?
The Arizona State Sun Devils take on the Oregon with a 3-7 record, including 1-3 on the road and 1-4 at home.
This season, Arizona State has gone into all of their games as the underdog and have an ATS mark of 5-3-1. So far, their average scoring margin is -9.7 points per contest.
So far this season, Arizona State boasts an over/under record of 3-6. On average, their matchups have resulted in a combined score of 45.1 points, while the average over/under line has been 51.3 points.
As they prepare to face the Oregon, the Sun Devils’ offense is averaging 103.8 rushing yards per game and 3 yards per attempt. Nationally, they are 114th in rushing yards and 70th in passing yards, on an average of 223.7 yards per matchup. Arizona State has averaged 17.7 points per game so far. This figure places them 100th in the nation.
Arizona State’s defense holds the 126th rank in passing yards allowed per game as they head into this game. On average, opponents have made 34.1 passing attempts against the Sun Devils. They have given up 27.4 points per game, which places them at 106th in college football. In the rush defense category, they rank 61st in the NCAA.