The Ducks and Cardinal are set to face off at 11:00 ET on ESPN2. The Cardinal will host the game at Maples Pavilion in Stanford, CA. Oregon is favored by -1.5 in this Pac-12 conference showdown. The game’s over/under is currently at 149.5 points.

OREGON DUCKS VS STANFORD CARDINAL BETTING PICK

The Pick: Stanford Cardinal +1.5

This game will be played at Maples Pavilion at 11:00 ET on Thursday, February 22nd.

WHY BET THE STANFORD CARDINAL:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Cardinal.
  • Not only will Stanford pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 149.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.

Will the Ducks Win on the Road?

Oregon has played a total of 26 games so far this season, and they currently have a 17-8 record. When playing away from home, the Ducks are 5-4, and they have a 12-3 record on their home court. In terms of ATS, Oregon has compiled a record of 13-11 thus far in the season. This includes a 4-5 mark vs. the spread on the road and a 9-6 record at home.

Looking at their over/under performance through 25 games, Oregon has an over/under record of 13-10-1, with their games averaging 147.3 points per game on average. Over the course of the last five games, the Ducks’ games have averaged 136 points per game, along with an over/under record of 2-2-1.

The Oregon offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 60 points versus Oregon State. During the game, they attempted 19 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 43.3%. The team’s top scorer is Jermaine Couisnard, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 14.8, while Jackson Shelstad also carries a PPG average of 12.1 into the game.

In terms of defense, Oregon is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 71.9 points per game. In their previous game vs. Oregon State, the Beavers finished with a field goal percentage of 41% and a total of 58 points vs. Oregon.

No Pressure for Stanford as Home Dogs

Stanford enters today’s game with a 12-13 overall record. In away games, the Cardinal are 3-6, while they have a home record of 9-6. Heading into their game against Oregon, Stanford holds a 12-11-1 ATS record. In their last five games, the team is 2-3 vs. the spread.

After 25 games, Stanford has an over/under record of 14-10-0, with their games averaging a combined 153.2 points per game so far. When assessing the Cardinal’s performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 1-2, with their games averaging 149 points per game.

Against Washington State, the Stanford had a tough time putting up points compared to their season average of 77.5 points per game. They scored 59 points and posted a field goal percentage of 43.1% in the game. The team’s top scorer is Maxime Raynaud, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 15.1, while Brandon Angel also maintains a PPG average of 13 leading up to the game.

Currently, the Cardinal’s defense holds the 268th rank in the nation, allowing 76.0 points per game. The Stanford defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 72 points and allowed Washington State to connect on 6 threes.