Colorado Buffaloes take on Sun Devils in NCAA basketball test
Colorado Buffaloes vs Arizona State Sun Devils Odds
The Colorado Buffaloes will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Sun Devils in Arizona State at Wells Fargo Arena on Sunday in college basketball action.
The Sun Devils are 12-2 so far on the season, and 5-4 ATS vs. the number. The Buffaloes, meanwhile, are 10-3 and 8-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Arizona State go 3-3 and the Buffaloes go 5-3 on the totals.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Buffaloes were listed as 2-point favorites earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Sun Devils sit at No. 125 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Buffaloes sit at No. 34 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Sun Devils will win this game 80-77.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Arizona State's No. 73-rated squad against Colorado's No. 41-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Arizona State rates No. 73 in the country with 7.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 191 nationally with 6 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Colorado owns the country's No. 200-rated mark, allowing 71.8 points per game on the highway. Arizona State, on the other hand, rates No. 144 in scoring at home.
Colorado lost its last outing, a 92-83 result against Arizona on January 3. They covered in that game as a 12.5-point underdog. Colorado got 18 points from Askia Booker but lost anyway, 92-83, to Arizona on Thursday at McKale Center.
In their last action, Arizona State was a 55-54 winner at home against Utah. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as favorites. Carrick Felix scored 17 points leading the Sun Devils to a 55-54 victory over Utah at Wells Fargo Arena on Wednesday.
Colorado Buffaloes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing USC are 1-0
After playing Arizona are 4-0
After a loss are 8-2
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Oregon State are 5-5
After playing Utah are 3-3
After a win are 8-2
A few Buffaloes at Sun Devils trends to consider:
Colorado is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Arizona State is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games at home
Arizona State is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Colorado home to USC, Thursday, January 10
Arizona State at Oregon State, Thursday, January 10