Washington favored by -1.5 against Washington State on Saturday

Washington Huskies Washington State Cougars
13-8 February 01, 2014, 06:00 | Friel Court 8-12



The Washington State Cougars will try to cover the spread at Friel Court on Saturday when they get a visit from the Washington Huskies in NCAA basketball action.

The Cougars currently sports a 8-12 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-10 ATS. The Huskies are 13-8 and 9-11 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Cougars produce a 6-10 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Huskies have gone 9-10 against the number.

View Washington Huskies vs Washington State Cougars Odds and Stats.

On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Washington State sat as 1.5-point underdogs over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Cougars rated this week at No. 267 and the Huskies sitting at No. 103.

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Washington won its last outing, an 87-81 result against Oregon State on January 25. They covered in that game as a 3.5-point favorite. Nigel Williams-Goss went off for 32 points and added 5 rebounds for good measure, leading Washington to an 87-81 win over Oregon State on Saturday at Alaska Airlines Arena.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Washington State's No. 215-rated squad against Washington's No. 174-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Washington State rates No. 69 in the country with 7.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 158 nationally with 5.76 per match.

A few Huskies at Cougars trends to consider:
Washington is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington's last 9 games
Washington is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Washington is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Washington State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Washington State is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington State's last 5 games
Washington State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home


Next up:
Washington at Utah, Thursday, February 6th
Washington State at Colorado, Wednesday, February 5th
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