Cougars take on Wildcats in Week 12 contest
|Washington State Cougars||Arizona Wildcats|
|4-5||November 16, 2013, 02:00 | Arizona Stadium||6-3|
The Cougars 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 12 action.
Supporters of the Cougars have seen them go 4-5 and 6-3 ATS so far this season, while the Wildcats are at 6-3 and 4-4-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Wildcats are 3-6, while the Cougars are 5-3-1.
View Washington State Cougars vs Arizona Wildcats Odds and Stats.
Oddsmakers at 5Dimes opened the Wildcats as -13.5-point favorites in the matchup, while the betting total had not been set at press time (check the college football odds link for the latest on the over under)..
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Wildcats rated this week at No. 41 and the Cougars sitting at No. 85. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 39-25 result in favor of the Wildcats this week.
Ka'Deem Carey ran through the UCLA defense for 149 yards in Arizona's last game, but the Wildcats still lost a 31-26 decision at Arizona Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Arizona's No. 33-ranked offense, averaging 34.78 PPG, against a Cougars defense that ranks No. 96 this week at 32.67 PPG. The Wildcats aerial game is averaging 187.56 yards per game, less than the Cougars secondary allows through the air, 269.22 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Cougars feature the league's No. 102-rated road run defense, allowing 220.25 yards per game. Arizona, meanwhile, ranks No. 14 in rushing offense at home.
A few Cougars at Wildcats trends to consider:
Washington State is 7-3 ATS in its last 10 games
Washington State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington State's last 5 games
Washington State is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Arizona is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Arizona is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games
Arizona is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Washington State at Utah, Saturday, November 23rd
Arizona at Oregon, Saturday, November 23rd