NCAA hoops odds preview - Washington vs. Oregon State
Washington Huskies vs Oregon State Beavers Odds
The Oregon State Beavers will try to cover the spread at Gill Coliseum on Wednesday when they get a visit from the Washington Huskies in NCAA basketball action.
The Beavers sport records of 10-8 and 6-7-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Huskies have 12-6 and 9-7 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 4-8 for the Beavers and 6-7 for the Huskies.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Beavers at No. 75 and the Huskies at No. 72 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 75-74 result in favor of the Beavers.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Oregon State's No. 45-ranked scoring average of 74.6 PPG, against a Huskies defense rated No. 159 and allowing 65.4 PPG. The Beavers FG% has averaged 45.3% to date this season, more than the Huskies shooters have managed so far (43.6% per game).
Defensively, Washington features the nation's No. 60-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.7 points per game. Oregon State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 80 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Washington was a 74-65 loser at home against Utah. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as favorites. Washington suffered a 74-65 loss against Utah on Saturday, getting 17 points from Andrew Andrews in a losing effort at Alaska Airlines Arena.
In their last action, Oregon State was a 69-68 loser on the road against USC. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs. The Beavers wasted a 26-point performance from Roberto Nelson in losing to USC 69-68 on Saturday at Galen Center.
Washington Huskies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Oregon are 8-2
After playing Utah are 3-0
After a loss are 8-2
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Washington State are 6-4
After playing USC are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
A few Huskies at Beavers trends to consider:
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Oregon State
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oregon State's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Oregon State's last 12 games when playing Washington
Oregon State is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games at home
Oregon State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Washington at Oregon, Saturday, January 26
Oregon State home to Washington State, Saturday, January 26