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USC and UCLA PAC 10 Tourney Breakdown and Winner

ctsports picksAnalyst IMarch 13, 2009

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Key Pac 10 match up that is no only a rivalry game but will most likely determine if USC makes the big dance or not. UCLA would like nothing more than to keep the Trojans out of the bid dance. Odds makers have made UCLA a -6 point favorite and set the total at 133. UCLA has owned this rivalry as of late winning six of last seven games played between these two teams. 
Recent ATS Trends
  • Trojans are 4-0 ATS in their last four Friday games.
  • Trojans are 6-1 ATS in their last seven neutral site games as an underdog.
  • Trojans are 4-1 ATS in their last five games overall.
  • Trojans are 1-4 ATS in their last five games as an underdog.
  • Bruins are 4-0 ATS in their last four games as a favorite.
  • Bruins are 4-0 ATS in their last four games overall.
  • Bruins are 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 Friday games.
  • Bruins are 1-4-1 ATS in their last six games as a favorite of 0.5-6.5.
Really think that UCLA has twice the talent of USC and they play better defense and rebound better. In my book that equals a beat down. UCLA is also hot as of late and think they are out to prove they are the best team in the league.

Shipp and Collison will play very well tonight and will advance to the finals to show they are still the team to beat in the Pac 10.   SCORE   UCLA 75 - USC 62
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