College basketball betting has what should be a very competitive game in the Pac-10 on Friday as 24th ranked Washington visits Arizona State.
The Huskies are 10-3 this season and 1-1 in the conference while Arizona State is 10-5 and 0-2 in the Pac-10. The Sun Devils did not start well in NCAA basketball betting conference play this season as they were swept in Los Angeles, losing to UCLA and USC.
College basketball betting features a real contrast in this game as Washington loves to run and gun while Arizona State plays defense. The Sun Devils are allowing just 55.2 points per game. Arizona State can struggle to score as their leading scorer is Rihards Kuksiks who is averaging 11.4 points per game. Derek Glasser is putting up just 11.1 points per game.
Arizona State has a very slight 35-33 series lead over Washington since the school’s first played in the 1977-78 season. Washington has done well lately though in college basketball betting against ASU. The Huskies have won 13 of the last 15 meetings against the Sun Devils. The teams last played in college basketball betting in the semi-finals of the Pac-10 tournament. Washington rallied from a 21-point deficit to win 75-65.
Washington is coming off a home loss to Oregon in their last game that snapped their 18-game home winning streak. Washington leads the Pac-10 in points per game at 82.5. Washington has been a good road team of late in NCAA basketball betting. The Huskies are 8-3 vs. the college basketball betting line in their last 11 road games. The problem for Washington in college basketball betting has been within the conference. They are 1-5-1 in NCAA basketball betting in their last 7 vs. the Pac-10. They also don’t do well on Friday’s as they are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Friday games. The good news for Washington is that they are 6-0 in college basketball betting in the last 6 meetings at Arizona St.
Arizona State is a good team on Friday going 5-0 vs. the college basketball betting line in their last 5 Friday games. The Sun Devils have not played well of late overall, though going 1-5 in college basketball betting in their last 6 games.
Washington has been a great team to bet over the total in conference games. 23 of their last 27 games in the conference have gone over in college basketball betting. On the other side, Arizona State has gone under the college basketball betting total at home in their last seven games. In this series, the last four games have gone over in NCAA basketball betting.