The USC Trojans and Oregon State Beavers will be competing in a game taking place late at night on the west coast. The game will be held at the Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles. This will bring a nationally-ranked USC team against an Oregon State team that has won its first three games and will be looking to try and drum up the demand for more votes in the national polls.
These teams last faced each other in November when the Trojans won 31-14. The Trojans had a -5.5 line for the game. The underdog has won ATS in the last four games. The under has also been taken in four of the last five games in this Pac-12 rivalry.
The USC Trojans are still ranked in spite of being dealt a big blow to their national championship hopes two weeks ago. The lost to Boston College 37-31 even though they were -17 favorites to win that game. The Trojans have won seven of their last ten games ATS and eight of those games were straight up wins. They have won ATS in their last four games after straight up losses. They are also 6-0-1 for the under in their last few games against teams that have winning records.
Oregon State has won their last four games, thus coming close to a full comeback after losing five in a row before then. The Beavers won last weekend 28-7 to San Diego State in the game where the Beavers were -10 favorites.
The Beavers taken the over on five of their last six games on grass surfaces like what Memorial Coliseum has. They have still gone under the point total in seven of their last ten games though.
The USC Trojans are -9 favorites to win this big game. The over/under for points is listed at 56. Also, the Beavers have a +300 line to win a straight up bet in some places. The Trojans' straight up bet is negligible at best as it is listed at -350.