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Cougars open as college hoops underdog vs Beavers

Oregon State BeaversWashington State Cougars
10-7January 22, 2014, 10:00 | Friel Court8-10

Friel Court will host Washington State Cougars vs. Oregon State Beavers action on Wednesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.

Washington State will face the 10-7 Beavers, who own a 6-7-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Cougars are 6-8 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Beavers are 7-7 favoring the OVER.

View Oregon State Beavers vs Washington State Cougars Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to side with Washington State in this one found them as 1-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.

According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 197-ranked Cougars and the No. 161-rated Beavers in this matchup.

Oregon State was an 80-72 winner in their most recent outing at home against Oregon. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. Oregon State got 22 points from Roberto Nelson en route to an 80-72 victory over Oregon on Sunday at Gill Coliseum.

In their last action, Washington State was a 76-55 loser on the road against California. They failed to cover the 15-point spread as underdogs. Washington State was run off the court by the Golden Bears on Saturday as California routed them 76-55 at Haas Pavilion.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Beavers rank No. 179 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.53 per game. That compares with Washington State’s No. 198 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Washington State is college basketball's No. 71-ranked team at 7.22 per game, while the Beavers rate No. 167 with 5.71 per game.

Next up:
Oregon State at Washington, Saturday, January 25th
Washington State at Oregon, Sunday, January 26th