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UCLA vs. Fresno State College Football Odds, Plays and Insights

Sep 4, 2021; Pasadena, California, USA; UCLA Bruins quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson (1) runs the ball against Louisiana State Tigers defensive end BJ Ojulari (8) during the second half the at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 4, 2021; Pasadena, California, USA; UCLA Bruins quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson (1) runs the ball against Louisiana State Tigers defensive end BJ Ojulari (8) during the second half the at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The Fresno State Bulldogs (2-1) are double-digit, 11-point underdogs heading into their matchup on Saturday, September 18, 2021 against the No. 13 UCLA Bruins (2-0). The point total for the outing is set at 63.5.

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Odds for UCLA vs. Fresno State

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UCLA vs Fresno State Betting Information

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UCLA

-11

63.5

Over/Under Insights

  • Fresno State's games have gone over 63.5 points in only one opportunity this season.
  • The two teams combine to average 85 points per game, 21.5 more than the total in this contest.
  • These two squads combine to surrender 32.2 points per game, 31.3 fewer than this contest's over/under.
  • The Bruins and their opponents have scored an average of 68.3 points per game in 2021, 4.8 more than Saturday's total.
  • The 63.5 total in this game is 2.3 points higher than the 61.2 average total in Bulldogs games this season.
  • Thus far this year UCLA is unbeaten against the spread.
  • The Bruins have been favored by 11 points or more once this season and covered the spread.
  • The Bruins score 27.3 more points per game (41.0) than the Bulldogs give up (13.7).
  • UCLA is 2-0 against the spread and 2-0 overall this season when the team records more than 13.7 points.
  • The Bruins rack up 431.0 yards per game, 184.7 more yards than the 246.3 the Bulldogs allow per outing.
  • UCLA is 2-0 against the spread and 2-0 overall when the team piles up more than 246.3 yards.
  • This year, the Bruins have one turnover, three fewer than the Bulldogs have takeaways (4).
  • Find the latest spread and moneyline odds for UCLA at SISportsbook.
  • So far this season Fresno State is undefeated against the spread.
  • This year, the Bulldogs won ATS in their only game as an underdog of 11 points or more.
  • Fresno State's games this year have eclipsed the over/under one time in three opportunities (33.3%).
  • The Bulldogs average 44.0 points per game, 25.5 more than the Bruins surrender (18.5).
  • When Fresno State puts up more than 18.5 points, it is 3-0 against the spread and 2-1 overall.
  • The Bulldogs rack up 527.3 yards per game, 203.3 more yards than the 324.0 the Bruins allow.
  • When Fresno State picks up over 324.0 yards, the team is 3-0 against the spread and 2-1 overall.
  • This season the Bulldogs have turned the ball over five times, two more than the Bruins' takeaways (3).
  • Head to SISportsbook to find the latest moneyline, spread and over/under odds for this matchup.

UCLA Top Players

  • Dorian Thompson-Robinson leads his team with 390 passing yards (195.0 per game) and has a 54.3% completion percentage (19-of-35), throwing four touchdown passes and one interception. He also has 21 rushing yards on 16 carries, averaging 10.5 yards per game.
  • Zach Charbonnet has 17 carries for a team-high 223 rushing yards (111.5 per game) and four touchdowns. He also has two catches for 49 receiving yards (24.5 per game).
  • Brittain Brown has run for 174 yards on 30 carries (87.0 yards per game), with two touchdowns on the ground this year.
  • This season Greg Dulcich has four receptions for a team-high 132 receiving yards (66.0 per game) and one touchdown.
  • Kazmeir Allen's stat line this year shows four catches for 92 yards and one touchdown. He averages 46.0 receiving yards per game.
  • This season Kyle Philips has caught four passes for 61 yards and one touchdown, averaging 30.5 receiving yards per game.

Fresno State Top Players

  • Jake Haener has thrown for 629 yards while completing 72.5% of his passes (50-of-69), with four touchdowns and zero interceptions this year (314.5 yards per game).
  • Ronnie Rivers has picked up a team-best 98 rushing yards (49.0 per game) and zero touchdowns. He has added six receptions for 85 yards (42.5 yards per game) and one TD.
  • Jordan Mims has rushed for 85 yards on 11 carries (42.5 yards per game), with one touchdown on the ground this year.
  • Jalen Cropper has 10 catches and paces his team with 136 receiving yards (68.0 ypg) while scoring two touchdowns.
  • Josh Kelly has hauled in eight catches for 126 yards (63.0 yards per game).
  • Keric Wheatfall is averaging 47.5 yards per game, racking up eight receptions for 95 yards.