Colorado vs. Arizona - 2/26/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona Wildcats (24-3) at Colorado Buffaloes (12-14)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Coors Events Center)
The Line: Colorado Buffaloes +10 -- Over/Under: 130.5 See the Latest Odds
The Colorado Buffaloes and the Arizona Wildcats face off on Thursday at the Coors Events Center in Pac-12 college basketball.
The Colorado Buffaloes are 12-14 this season and they have lost five of their last six games. Colorado is averaging 66.7 points and they are shooting 42.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.3 points and their opponents are shooting 41 percent. Askia Booker is averaging 17 points per game to lead the Buffaloes. Josh Scott is averaging 12.7 points and 7.7 rebounds, Xavier Johnson is averaging 11.1 points and 5.9 rebounds, and Wesley Gordon is averaging 7.7 points and 7.7 rebounds. Colorado is 10-4 at home and 5-9 in the Pac-12,
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The Arizona Wildcats are 24-3 this season and they have won their last four games. Arizona is averaging 75.6 points and they are shooting 49 percent while defensively they are allowing 58.7 points and their opponents are shooting 39.7 percent. Stanley Johnson leads the Wildcats averaging 14.2 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. Brandon Ashley is averaging 11.3 points and 5.3 rebounds, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is averaging 11.1 points and 6.6 rebounds, and T.J. McConnell is averaging 9.9 points. Arizona is 6-3 on the road and 12-2 in the Pac-12.
Colorado is 2-5 against the spread following a loss, 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, and 1-6 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Arizona is 4-1 against the spread in their last five road games, 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 games, and 5-2 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread.
With the total at 130.5 I like the over here with my free pick. My stronger play is on who will cover the spread and I will post that in the premium area as well as on the app.