UCLA vs. Washington Huskies - 2/25/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Washington Huskies (15-11) at UCLA Bruins (16-12)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:00 pm (Pauley Pavilion)
The Line: UCLA Bruins -9.5 -- Over/Under: 141 See the Latest Odds
The UCLA Bruins and the Washington Huskies face off on Wednesday at Pauley Pavilion in Pac-12 college basketball.
The UCLA Bruins are 16-12 this season and they have lost their last two games. UCLA is averaging 70.4 points and they are shooting 42.6 percent while defensively UCLA is allowing 67.8 points and their opponents are shooting 41.4 percent. Norman Powell leads the Bruins averaging 15.8 points per game. Bryce Alford is averaging 15.6 points and 5.1 assists, Kevon Looney is averaging 12.4 points and 9.5 rebounds, and Isaac Hamilton and Tony Parker are averaging 10 points each. UCLA is 13-1 at home and 8-7 in the Pac-12.
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The Washington Huskies are 15-11 this season and they are coming off of win that ended a seven game losing streak. Washington is averaging 69.8 points and they are shooting 44.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.1 points and their opponents are shooting 40.7 percent. Nigel Williams-Goss leads the Huskies averaging 15.3 points and 6.0 assists per game. Andrew Andrews is averaging 14.2 points, Robert Upshaw is averaging 10.9 points and 8.2 rebounds, and Shawn Kemp Jr. is averaging 9.9 points. Washington is 3-5 on the road and 4-10 in the Pac-12.
UCLA is 6-0 against the spread in their last six home games, 4-1 against the spread following a loss, and 4-0 against the spread against the Pac-12. Washington is 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games and 1-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record. The road team has covered the point spread in six of the last seven meetings of these two.
The total is set at 141 and my play here is the over.