Free College Football Picks Today: California Golden Bears vs California-Los Angeles Bruins 11/25/22

Free College Football Picks Today: California Golden Bears vs California-Los Angeles Bruins 11/25/22
Fri 25th November 2022

The No. 17 University of California at Los Angeles Bruins (8-3, 5-3 Pac-12) and University of California Golden Bears (4-7, 2-6 Pac-12) face off Friday at FTX Field at California Memorial Stadium for their regular season finales.

The Bruins are 10-point favorites, and the total is 60.5.UCLA is coming off a narrow 48-45 loss at the hands of No. 7 USC at Rose Bowl on Saturday.

Dorian Thompson-Robinson was 23 of 38 for 309 yards with four touchdowns and three interceptions. Zach Charbonnet ran 19 times for 95 yards. Jake Bobo caught four passes for 76 yards.

California beat Stanford 27-20 at FTX Field at California Memorial Stadium on Saturday. Jack Plummer threw for 280 yards, a touchdown, and two interceptions.

Jaydn Ott carried 18 times for 97 yards and a touchdown and added three catches for 51 yards. Jeremiah Hunter caught five receptions for 103 yards.

HEAD-TO-HEAD

The Bruins won the only game between the teams last season, a 42-14 victory in November. Dorian Thompson-Robinson threw three touchdowns for UCLA.

TALE OF THE TAPE

The Bruins are averaging 40.0 points per game for the season, fifth in FBS, and they are facing a Golden Bears defense that has surrendered 27.2 PPG (75th). Meanwhile, California has scored 23.6 points a game this season, 98th in the nation, and UCLA is allowing 28.4 PPG (90th).

The Bruins rank as one of the nation’s top teams in rushing yards per game (236.8, 6th), while they are 34th in passing yards (268.1). The Golden Bears are 127th in passing yards allowed per game (287.7) and 41st against the run (131.5).

California has been one of the country’s least successful rushing teams, averaging 99.3 yards per game (121st), while ranking 36th in passing yards (265.6). The Bruins are allowing 274.0 passing yards (117th) and 129.4 rushing yards per game (37th).

TOP PERFORMERS

Through 11 games, Dorian Thompson-Robinson has thrown for 24 touchdowns (7 INT) and 244.9 yards per game to lead UCLA in passing. In three away games this season, he has six TDs (2 INT) and an average of 221.7 yards passing.

Zach Charbonnet leads the team in rushing with an average of 137.8 yards a game over nine games. He’s also contributed to the passing game with 33.2 receiving yards a game. He has 13 touchdowns on the ground and three through the air.

Jake Bobo is the Bruins’ leading receiver with 66.1 yards a game and six TDs. Jack Plummer has 17 passing touchdowns (9 INT) with 254.6 yards per game through 11 games to lead California. In six home games this season, he has thrown for 12 TDs (6 INT) and an average of 255.0 yards.

Jaydn Ott has been the home team’s leading performer on the ground, averaging 76.5 yards a game through 11 games. He has 10 total touchdowns, eight rushing and two receiving.

Jeremiah Hunter has been the primary target in the Golden Bears’ aerial attack. He has three touchdowns and an 81.2 yard per game average through 10 appearances.

SportsTips’ College Football Pick:

UCLA -10.5 (-110)

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