Looking to win big? The Ducks and Wildcats face off at 2:00 ET on ESPN. The Wildcats are hosting the game at McKale Center in Tucson, AZ. This Pac-12 conference matchup has an over/under of 158 points, and Arizona is favored to win by -13.5 at home vs. Oregon.

OREGON DUCKS VS ARIZONA WILDCATS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oregon Ducks +13.5

This game will be played at McKale Center at 2:00 ET on Saturday, March 2nd.

WHY BET THE OREGON DUCKS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Wildcats.
  • Even though we have Arizona winning straight-up, we like Oregon at +13.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 158 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Can The Ducks Secure a Road Victory?

As the underdog, the Ducks are 3-4 this season and they have gone 5-5 in their last 10 road games. So far, Oregon has gone 6-5 on the road this season, and their average scoring margin on the road is -0.7.

Oregon’s overall record is 19-9, and they are 11-6 in Pac-12 games. In their last outing, the Ducks defeated Oregon State by a score of 78-71.

As the underdog this season, Oregon has gone 5-2 vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS record is 5-6, but they have gone just 1-2 vs. the spread in their last 3 road games and 2-3 in their last 5. Overall, the Ducks are 14-13 vs. the spread this season.

Today’s over/under line of 158 is higher than the average over/under line in Oregon’s games this season (145.7). So far, 25 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 141 points.

In their latest game, Oregon offense put up 78 points against Oregon State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49% and made 5 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Jermaine Couisnard who comes into today’s matchup averaging 14.7. Jackson Shelstad also heads into the game with a PPG average of 12.2.

So far, the Ducks’ defense is ranked 158th in the country at 71.5 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.8 threes per game vs. Arizona. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 33.7%.

Can the Wildcats Grab a Win at Home?

Arizona is favored by 13.5 points against Oregon, and the Wildcats have gone 20-6 this season as the favorite. They have a 15-1 record at home, where they have outscored opponents by an average of 26.6 points per game.

Over their last 10 games at home, the Wildcats have gone 9-1, and they are 4-1 in their last five games at home. In their most recent game, they defeated Arizona State by a score of 85-67.

As the favorite this season, Arizona has gone 16-10 vs. the spread. At home, their ATS mark is 11-5, but over their last 10 games as the favorite, they are only 5-5.

Today’s over/under line of 158 is just slightly below the average over/under line in Arizona’s games this season (158.4). So far, 16 of their games have had higher over/under lines than today’s mark. The over/under record in their games this year is 13-14-1. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 156 points.

In their latest game, Arizona offense put up 85 points against Arizona State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 54.2% and made 8 threes. One area that the Arizona offense has been good this season is getting to the line. Currently, they are 14th in free-throw attempts per contest. Overall, they have a field goal percentage of 49%.

The Wildcats’ defense is presently ranked 194th nationally, allowing an average of 72.9 points per contest. Arizona’s three-point defense is currently 218th in the country at 8.3 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 42.1% of their shots vs. Arizona.