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.

Does Oregon Have What it Takes to Win as Road Favorites?

Heading into their 26th game of the season, the Ducks have a current overall record of 17-8. In away games, Oregon has a record of 5-4, while they are 12-3 in home games. Heading into today’s game, Oregon holds a 13-11 record against the spread. This includes a 4-5 mark on the road and a 9-6 record at home vs. the spread.

Oregon’s games have, on average, featured 147.3 points per game leading to an over/under record of 13-10-1. Their average over/under line is currently 145.8 points so far. 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.

Against Oregon State, the Oregon had a tough time putting up points compared to their season average of 76.3 points per game. They scored 60 points and posted a field goal percentage of 43.3% in the game. Offensively, the Ducks have a season long field goal percentage of 45%, which is 156th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 102nd in percentage and 135th in three-pointers made.

On defense, Oregon is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 71.9 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Oregon’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 45.0% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 34.1% this season.

Does Stanford Have What it Takes at Home?

Today, Stanford will face off against Oregon in their 26th game of the year. So far, they have a record of 12-13. All of their games this season have been away games. Stanford has a winning record vs. the spread at 12-11-1. In their last ten games, they are 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. Over the course of the last five games, the Cardinal’s games have averaged 150 points per game, along with an over/under record of 2-3.

The Stanford offense is coming off a game where they scored 59 points against Washington State. They posted a field goal percentage of 43.1% and connected on 6 threes. 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.

So far, the Cardinal’s defense is ranked 268th in the country at 76.0 points per contest. Stanford’s three-point defense is currently 192nd in the country at 8.1 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 44.8% of their shots vs. Stanford.