Colorado vs USC: Pac-12 Tournament Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 12, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 12, 2021

The No. 3 seed Colorado Buffaloes (21-7) are  favorites to win and move closer to a guaranteed berth in the NCAA Tournament bracket against the No. 2 seed USC Trojans (22-6) in the Pac-12 Tournament semifinals Friday at T-Mobile Arena, beginning at 11:30 PM ET on ESPN.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 12, 2021, 1:10 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Colorado Betting Information

  • Colorado has compiled a 16-11-1 record against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 1.5 points, the Buffaloes are 14-7-1 against the spread this season.
  • In 35.7% of their games this season (10/28), the Buffaloes and their opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • In their last game, the Buffaloes got a team-high 15 points from Evan Battey on the way to a 61-58 victory against Cal on Friday. They were favored by 14.5 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 119 points to go under the 132 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Colorado Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
McKinley Wright IV 28 15.1 4.3 5.6 1.0 0.3 0.8
Jeriah Horne 28 11.3 5.8 1.0 0.7 0.1 1.7
Evan Battey 28 10.1 5.3 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.1
D’Shawn Schwartz 26 8.8 4.2 1.2 0.5 0.2 1.3
Jabari Walker 22 7.7 4.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.8

USC Betting Information

  • USC has consistently covered the spread this season with a record ATS of 16-11.
  • For the 25th time this season, the Trojans are at least a 1.5-point underdog, where they have a record of 14-10 against the spread.
  • 14 of USC’s 27 games (51.9%) this season have gone over the over/under.
  • In their last game, the Trojans got a team-high 26 points from Evan Mobley on the way to a 91-85 win over Utah on Thursday. They were favored by 7 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 176 points to hit the over on the 138.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

USC Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Evan Mobley 28 16.4 8.6 2.1 0.9 2.9 0.4
Tahj Eaddy 28 13.8 2.8 2.5 0.7 0.0 2.0
Drew Peterson 28 9.9 5.1 2.9 0.6 0.4 1.0
Isaiah Mobley 27 9.0 7.5 1.4 0.4 1.0 0.3
Isaiah White 27 7.3 3.5 0.9 1.0 0.2 0.6

Total Facts

  • Colorado and its opponents have gone over Friday’s 134 total in 15 out of 28 games (53.6%) this year.
  • In 60.7% of USC’s games this season (17 of 28), the total points scored was higher than Friday’s 134-point over/under.
  • The total for the matchup of 134 is 14.1 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Buffaloes (73.2 points per game) and the Trojans (74.9 points per game).
  • These two teams give up a combined 127.7 points per game, 6.3 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season, the average total for Buffaloes games is 136 points, two more than the over/under of 134 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this contest is 5.8 points fewer than the average over/under in Trojans games this season (139.8 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/25/2021 Colorado Colorado -4 136 -182 +148 Regular Season 80-62 COLO
12/31/2020 USC USC -3.5 141.5 -175 +143 Regular Season 72-62 COLO
2/20/2020 Colorado Colorado -9 136 -477 +353 Regular Season 70-66 COLO
2/1/2020 N/A USC N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 78-57 COLO
3/9/2019 N/A Colorado N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 78-67 COLO
2/9/2019 N/A USC N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 69-65 COLO

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