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Washington Huskies home to Colorado Buffaloes in NCAA Basketball betting action

Colorado BuffaloesWashington Huskies
Jan 16, 11:30 PM | Alaska Airlines Arena

Colorado Buffaloes vs Washington Huskies Odds


The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Washington and Colorado on Wednesday, with the host Huskies trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.

The Huskies are 11-5 so far on the season, and 8-6 ATS vs. the number. The Buffaloes, meanwhile, are 11-5 and 8-6 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Washington go 5-6 and the Buffaloes go 6-5 on the totals.

View Colorado vs Washington Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with Washington in this one found them as 3-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 76 (Huskies) and the No. 39 (Buffaloes) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 74-73 result in favor of the Buffaloes has been projected by the scores prediction engine.


How They Match Up:
The game also pits Washington's No. 130-ranked offense, averaging 69.8 PPG, against a Buffaloes defense that ranks No. 189 at 66.9 PPG. The Huskies field goal percentage has averaged 44.7% so far, less than the Buffaloes marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.9% per game.

Defensively, Colorado features the nation's No. 188-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.7 points per game. Washington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 179 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Colorado, they were a 78-75 loser as they battled UCLA at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point favorite. Colorado got 23 points from Spencer Dinwiddie but lost anyway, 78-75, to UCLA on Saturday at Coors Events Center.

In their last action, Washington was a 65-60 winner on the road against Stanford. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. C.J. Wilcox scored 27 points for Washington on Saturday, leading the Huskies to a 65-60 win over Stanford at Maples Pavilion.

Colorado Buffaloes Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Washington State are 1-0
After playing UCLA are 1-0
After a loss are 8-2

Washington Huskies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 10-0
Before playing Utah are 2-1
After playing Stanford are 7-3
After a win are 6-4

A few Buffaloes at Huskies trends to consider:
Colorado is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Washington is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Colorado at Washington State, Saturday, January 19
Washington home to Utah, Saturday, January 19