Stanford Cardinal host Washington Huskies in college basketball action
Washington Huskies vs Stanford Cardinal Odds
The Stanford Cardinal will be trying to slam the Washington Huskies on Saturday when the teams tip off at Maples Pavilion in college betting action.
The Huskies will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 7-6 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Cardinal are 5-9 ATS. Washington is 5-5 against the total, while Stanford is 6-5 versus the number.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Stanford Cardinal as 8.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Cardinal - Huskies odds would favor the Cardinal if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Stanford is rated No. 66 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Washington is at No. 105. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 73-72 win for the Cardinal.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Stanford's No. 127 nationally ranked offense (70 points per game) against a Huskies defense that sits as the No. 169 at 65.9 PPG. The Cardinal have been averaging 40.9% from the field, less than the Huskies have managed so far this season (44.5% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Washington owns the country's No. 69-rated mark, allowing 64.4 points per game on the highway. Stanford, on the other hand, rates No. 209 in scoring at home.
Washington was a 62-47 winner in their most recent outing on the road against California. They covered the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. The Huskies grabbed a 62-47 win over the Golden Bears on Wednesday, behind a 19-point effort from C.J. Wilcox at Haas Pavilion.
Last time out for Stanford, they were a 78-67 winner as they battled Washington State at home. They covered in the match as an 8.5-point favorite. The Cardinal grabbed a 78-67 win over the Cougars on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Aaron Bright at Maples Pavilion.
Washington Huskies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Colorado are 2-0
After playing California are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Stanford Cardinal Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing California are 6-4
After playing Washington State are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few Huskies at Cardinal trends to consider:
Washington is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Washington is 2-15 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Stanford
Stanford is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Stanford is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Stanford's last 5 games when playing Washington
Stanford is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games
Washington home to Colorado, Wednesday, January 16
Stanford home to California, Saturday, January 19