NCAA Basketball Game Preview - Sun Devils underdogs vs Huskies at Washington
Arizona State Sun Devils vs Washington Huskies Odds
The Washington Huskies will hit the floor running against the visiting Arizona State Sun Devils Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Huskies are 12-9 so far on the season, and 11-8 ATS vs. the number. The Sun Devils, meanwhile, are 17-4 and 11-5 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Washington go 7-9 and the Sun Devils go 4-9 on the totals.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Washington Huskies as 5.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Huskies rated this week at No. 88 and the Sun Devils sitting at No. 50. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 76-71 result in favor of the Sun Devils.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Washington's No. 149-ranked scoring average of 68.6 PPG, against a Sun Devils defense rated No. 145 and allowing 64.9 PPG. The Huskies FG% has averaged 43.6% to date this season, less than the Sun Devils shooters have managed so far (45.7% per game).
Defensively, Arizona State features the nation's No. 129-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.6 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 221 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Arizona State was a 63-59 winner on the road against Washington State. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. Jahii Carson went off for 25 points and added 1 rebound, leading Arizona State over Washington State, 63-59, on Thursday at Friel Court.
Washington was a 57-53 loser in their most recent outing at home against Arizona. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Washington suffered a 57-53 loss against Arizona on Thursday, getting 11 points from Scott Suggs in a losing effort at Alaska Airlines Arena.
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing California are 4-6
After playing Washington State are 2-8
After a win are 8-2
Washington Huskies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing UCLA are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 9-1
After a loss are 5-5
Arizona State home to California, Thursday, February 7
Washington at UCLA, Thursday, February 7