Arizona State Sun Devils vs Arizona Wildcats Odds
Arizona will look to improve on its 23-6 record on Saturday when they host Arizona State in NCAA basketball odds action at McKale Center.
The Wildcats are 23-6 so far on the season, and 12-15 ATS vs. the number. The Sun Devils, meanwhile, are 20-10 and 15-9-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Arizona go 9-16-1 and the Sun Devils go 7-15 on the totals.
Bettors looking to go with the Wildcats in this one found them listed as 12-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Sun Devils was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Wildcats - Sun Devils odds would favor the Wildcats if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Arizona is rated No. 34 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Arizona State is at No. 94. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 78-74 win for the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Arizona's No. 52 nationally ranked offense (73.4 points per game) against a Sun Devils defense that sits as the No. 146 at 65.5 PPG. The Wildcats have been averaging 45% from the field, less than the Sun Devils have managed so far this season (45.6% on average).
Defensively, Arizona State features the nation's No. 162-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.2 points per game. Arizona, meanwhile, comes in at No. 66 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Arizona State was a 57-56 loser on the road against USC. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Arizona State suffered a 57-56 loss against USC on Saturday, getting 23 points from Jahii Carson in a losing effort at Galen Center.
Arizona lost its last outing, a 74-69 result against UCLA on March 2. They failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite. The Wildcats got 14 points from Grant Jerrett, but it was UCLA that prevailed in a 74-69 final on Saturday at Pauley Pavilion.
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
After playing USC are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Arizona Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
After playing UCLA are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
A few Sun Devils at Wildcats trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona State's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona State's last 7 games when playing on the road against Arizona
Arizona State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Arizona State is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Arizona
Arizona is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games at home
Arizona is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Arizona State
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona State
Arizona is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games