Huskies vs Buffaloes Betting Matchup Report
|Colorado Buffaloes||Washington Huskies|
|3-5||November 09, 2013, 08:00 | Husky Stadium||5-3|
The NCAAF betting menu features a clash between Washington and Colorado on Saturday, with the host Huskies trying to win both for fans supporting them and bettors backing them.
They battle the Buffaloes, currently with a 3-5 mark (4-4 ATS). The over under records, important for totals bettors, are 3-5 for the Huskies and 6-2 for the Buffaloes.
View Colorado Buffaloes vs Washington Huskies Odds and Stats.
On the opening line for this matchup, the Huskies sat as -27-point favorites, according to 5Dimes. The total, meanwhile, had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Huskies at No. 34 and the Buffaloes at No. 112 heading into this contest. Handicapping models project a 38-17 result in favor of the Huskies.
Keith Price led the way last time out for the Huskies, connecting for 376 passing yards and a 41-17 victory over the Golden Bears at Husky Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Washington's No. 34-ranked offense, averaging 34.5 PPG, against a Buffaloes defense that ranks No. 116 this week at 38.12 PPG. The Huskies aerial game is averaging 283.75 yards per game, more than the Buffaloes secondary allows through the air, 268.62 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Buffaloes own the league's No. 47-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 157.25 yards per game when on the road. Washington, on the other hand, rates No. 18 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
A few Buffaloes at Huskies trends to consider:
Colorado is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Colorado is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games
Colorado is 5-16 ATS in its last 21 games on the road
Washington is 8-2 ATS in its last 10 games at home
Washington is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games at home
Washington is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Colorado
Colorado at California, Saturday, November 16th
Washington at UCLA, Friday, November 15th