NCAA hoops odds preview - Nevada vs. Washington
Nevada Wolf Pack vs Washington Huskies Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Saturday when the Washington Huskies try to run the Nevada Wolf Pack off the court at Alaska Airlines Arena in college hoops action.
The Huskies bring a 4-3 record (3-3 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-4 Wolf Pack, who are 1-5-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Washington go 1-2 so far and the Wolf Pack go 2-1.
The Wolf Pack were listed as 11-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Huskies rated this week at No. 182 and the Wolf Pack sitting at No. 327. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 74-71 result in favor of the Huskies.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Washington's No. 228-rated squad against Nevada's No. 260-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Washington rates No. 212 in the country with 5.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 175 nationally with 6.1 per match.
Defensively, Nevada features the nation's No. 319-rated defense on the road, allowing 81.7 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 200 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Nevada, they were a 78-72 loser as they battled Pacific on the road. They earned a push in the match as a 6-point underdog. Nevada got 25 points from Deonte Burton on the way to a 78-72 loss against Pacific on Tuesday at Spanos Center.
Washington was a 74-72 winner in their most recent outing at home against CS Fullerton. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as favorites. The Huskies grabbed a 74-72 win over the Titans on Sunday, behind a 21-point effort from C.J. Wilcox at Alaska Airlines Arena.
Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
After playing Pacific are 7-3
After a loss are 8-2
Washington Huskies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 2-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Wolf Pack at Huskies trends to consider:
Nevada is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Nevada is 1-2-2 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Nevada is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Washington is 17-5 SU in its last 22 games at home
Washington is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games
Nevada home to Cal Poly, Tuesday, December 11
Washington at Seattle, Thursday, December 13