Betting line favors Wildcats over Huskies
Washington Huskies vs Arizona Wildcats Odds
The Huskies will be looking to pick up a win and cover the spread when they take on the Wildcats in Arizona at Arizona Stadium on Saturday in Week 8 action.
The Wildcats currently sports a record of 3-3, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-3 ATS. The Huskies are 3-3 and 3-3 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Wildcats post a 3-2 over under record this season, while the Huskies have gone 1-4 against the number.
Betting Line: Arizona were sitting as 4.5-point favorites earlier in the week at Bovada. The total was to be set a bit later in the week for over under betting purposes.
Power Rankings / Prediction: It's a betting matchup between the No. 22-rated Wildcats and the No. 15-ranked Huskies, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 34-25 result in favor of the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Arizona's No. 27-ranked offense, averaging 37 PPG, against a Huskies defense that ranks No. 61 this week at 25.8 PPG. The Wildcats aerial game is averaging 368.3 yards per game, more than the Huskies secondary allows through the air, 172.7 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Huskies feature the league's No. 114-rated road run defense, allowing 270.5 yards per game. Arizona, meanwhile, ranks No. 28 in rushing offense at home.
Washington lost its last outing, a 24-14 result against Southern Cal on October 13. Washington covered in that game as a 14-point underdog, while the 38 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Huskies suffered a Week 7 loss against Southern Cal in their last game, falling 24-14 at CenturyLink Field.
Arizona was a 54-48 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Stanford. They covered the 10-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (102) made winners of OVER bettors. Matt Scott handled the Cardinal defense in his team's most recent action, throwing for 491 yards, but Arizona still lost to Stanford 54-48.
Washington Huskies Trends:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 4-6
Arizona Wildcats Trends:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 2-8
Before playing Southern Cal are 5-5
A few Huskies at Wildcats trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games on the road
Washington is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Arizona
Washington is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing Washington
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Arizona is 8-16 ATS in its last 24 games
Arizona is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Washington home to Oregon State, Saturday, October 27
Arizona home to Southern Cal, Saturday, October 27