Oregon State Beavers face Arizona State Sun Devils: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
|Oregon State Beavers||Arizona State Sun Devils|
|13-8||February 06, 2014, 11:00 | Wells Fargo Arena||16-6|
The Arizona State Sun Devils host Oregon State on Thursday, looking to build on their 16-6 mark against the 13-8 Beavers in college hoops action at Wells Fargo Arena.
Arizona State will face the 13-8 Beavers, who own a 8-9-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Sun Devils are 8-12 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Beavers are 8-9-1 favoring the OVER.
View Oregon State Beavers vs Arizona State Sun Devils Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to go with the Sun Devils in this one found them listed as -8.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Thursday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Beavers was expected to move the line.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Sun Devils rated this week at No. 91 and the Beavers sitting at No. 122.
Oregon State won its last outing, a 71-67 result against UCLA on February 2. They covered in that game as a 5-point underdog. Hallice Cooke scored 20 points leading the Beavers to a 71-67 victory over UCLA at Gill Coliseum on Sunday.
Last time out for Arizona State, they were a 76-70 loser as they battled Stanford on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 5.5-point underdog. Arizona State got 24 points from Jahii Carson but lost anyway, 76-70, to Stanford on Saturday at Maples Pavilion.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Beavers is ranked No. 168 in NCAA hoops at 34.57 per game. Contrast that with Arizona State’s No. 90 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Arizona State is the No. 18-ranked team in the country at 8.41 per game, while Oregon State rates No. 169 at 5.67 per game.
A few Beavers at Sun Devils trends to consider:
Oregon State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oregon State is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Oregon State is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oregon State's last 9 games on the road
Arizona State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Arizona State is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona State's last 6 games
Arizona State is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Oregon State at Arizona, Sunday, February 9th
Arizona State at Oregon, Saturday, February 8th