College Basketball Matchup - Stanford Cardinal Washington Huskies Odds Preview
|Washington Huskies||Stanford Cardinal|
|11-7||January 18, 2014, 11:00 | Maples Pavilion||11-5|
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Maples Pavilion Saturday as host Stanford looks to handle the Washington Huskies in NCAA hoops action.
This season, the Cardinal are 11-5 overall and 8-5-1 ATS, while the Huskies are 11-7 and 7-10 ATS. As for the totals, Stanford boasts a 6-8 on the OU, and Washington is 7-9.
View Washington Huskies vs Stanford Cardinal Odds and Stats.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Stanford sat as -9-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 138-ranked Cardinal and the No. 31-rated Huskies in this matchup.
Washington was an 82-56 loser in their most recent outing on the road against California. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as underdogs. Washington was run off the court by the Golden Bears on Wednesday as California routed them 82-56 at Haas Pavilion.
Stanford was an 80-48 winner in their most recent outing at home against Washington State. They covered the 13-point spread as favorites. Stanford cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Washington State out of the gym and running up an 80-48 score at Maples Pavilion.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Stanford's No. 60 nationally ranked offense (76.88 points per game) against a Huskies defense that sits as the No. 221 at 75.5 PPG. The Cardinal have been averaging 48.88% from the field, more than the Huskies have managed so far this season (44.27% on average).
A few Huskies at Cardinal trends to consider:
Washington is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 5 games
Washington is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Washington is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Stanford is 6-2-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Stanford is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Stanford's last 9 games
Stanford is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Washington home to Oregon, Thursday, January 23rd
Stanford at UCLA, Thursday, January 23rd