UCLA (16-7) vs. #13 Arizona (19-5)
Free NCAA BB Game: Thursday February 8th, 10:00 PM @McKale Center
Spread: Bruins +9, Wildcats -9
FREE NCAA BB GAME PICK UCLA VS. ARIZONA
UCLA is 16-7 this season, and have won their last three games. With this record, UCLA ranks 4th in the Pac-12. This team currently has four guys who are averaging over 10 points per game. They are lead by Aaron Holiday, who is averaging 19.2 points per game. Thomas Welsh has had a big impact for the Bruins, averaging 13 points per game and 10.3 rebounds per game. This Bruins team is just 3-4 on the road this season, and is 1-2 against Arizona in the last three match-ups. UCLA averages 82.9 points per game.
Arizona is currently ranked 13th in the country. This team is 19-5 this season, and are 4-1 in their last 5 games. For this match-up against UCLA, Arizona is coming off of a buzzer beater loss to Washington. Even with that loss the Wildcats are in 1st place in the Pac-12. Just like UCLA, Arizona has four guys who are currently averaging over 10 points. This team is lead by Allonzo Trier who is averaging 19.9 points per game. This Arizona team is 13-1 at home this season. Besides Trier, Deandre Ayton is averaging 19.7 points per game and 10.8 rebounds per game.
FREE NCAA BB GAME PREDICTION ARIZONA VS. UCLA
The Arizona Wildcats will win this game. However, 9 points is a large spread for a conference match-up. Some of the important things to take into consideration is Arizona’s home record. 13-1 at home this season is a ridiculous stat line. With this game being played in Arizona, this team should be able to handle UCLA and win the game. Take the Arizona Wildcats to win the game and cover the spread.