Washington State Cougars vs Oregon State Beavers Betting Matchup Report
Oregon State Beavers vs Washington State Cougars Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Washington State and Oregon State on Wednesday, with the host Cougars trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Supporters of the Beavers have watched them go 12-12 and 10-9-1 ATS on the year, while the Cougars are at 11-13 and 11-9-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Cougars are 10-9, while the Beavers have a 7-11 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 189-ranked Cougars and the No. 99-rated Beavers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 71-69 win for the Beavers on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Washington State's No. 266 nationally ranked offense (63.6 points per game) against a Beavers defense that sits as the No. 258 at 70 PPG. The Cougars have been averaging 42.1% from the field, less than the Beavers have managed so far this season (45.7% on average).
Defensively, Oregon State features the nation's No. 251-rated defense on the road, allowing 73 points per game. Washington State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 281 nationally in scoring at home.
Oregon State lost its last outing, a 72-68 result against Colorado on February 10. They failed to cover in that game as a 2-point favorite. The Beavers endured a 72-68 loss at the hands of the Buffaloes on Sunday, despite a 21-point effort from Roberto Nelson at Gill Coliseum.
Washington State lost its last outing, a 76-62 result against UCLA on February 9. They failed to cover in that game as a 10-point underdog. Washington State got 17 points from Brock Motum but lost anyway, 76-62, to UCLA on Saturday at Pauley Pavilion.
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Washington are 4-6
After playing Colorado are 5-1
After a loss are 4-6
Washington State Cougars Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Oregon are 5-5
After playing UCLA are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Beavers at Cougars trends to consider:
Oregon State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Oregon State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Washington State
Washington State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Oregon State
Washington State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Oregon State
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington State's last 5 games
Washington State is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games at home
Oregon State at Washington, Saturday, February 16
Washington State home to Oregon, Saturday, February 16