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California at USC

  Thursday Feb 9, 2012 - 10:30 pm - Los Angeles, CA | Odds: California by 8.5, Total Points: 116.5 | Team Pages: CAL | USC


CAL -8.5 Open -8.0 High -9.0
Last -9.0 Low -7.5

Line Movement

The chart above graphs odds data from Pinnacle Sports

Historical Results of Games with Similar Lines

Since the start of the 2006-2007 NCAA Basketball season there have been 504 games where the closing line favored the away team by 7.5 to 9.5 points. In these games:

  • The team like California won the game 406 times (80.6%)
  • The team like Southern California won the game 98 times (19.4%)
  • The team like California did better against the spread, going 274-224-6 (55.0% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 1.0 points

Historical Results of Games with Similar Line Movement

Since the start of the 2008-2009 NCAA Basketball season there have been 3859 games where the closing line favored the initial favorite by 0.5 points more than the opening line.

In these games, the team like California did better against the spread, going 1942-1836-81 (51.4% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 0.5 points.