Washington Huskies vs. California Golden Bears Pick, Odds, Prediction 2/15/14
California Golden Bears (16-8) at Washington Huskies (14-11)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 3:00 pm (Alaska Airlines Arena)
The Line: Washington Huskies +1 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Washington Huskies and the Cal Golden Bears face off on Saturday In Pac-12 college basketball.
The Washington Huskies are coming off of a win over Stanford that ended a three game losing streak. Washington is 6-6 in the Pac-12 and 12-2 at home thus far this season. C.J. Wilcox is averaging 19.2 points to lead the Huskies in scoring. Nigel Williams-Goss is averaging 13.4 points, Andrew Andrews is averaging 11.5 points, and Perris Blackwell is averaging 10.2 points and 6.7 rebounds. Washington is averaging 74.8 points and they are shooting 44.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 75.8 points and their opponents are shooting 47.9 percent. Washington follows this game up with back-to-back road games.
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The Cal Golden Bears have won two of their last three games after getting it done in overtime on Wednesday against Washington State. Cal is 7-4 in the Pac-12 and 5-6 away from home this season. Justin Cobbs is averaging 16.3 points and 6.0 assists to lead the Bears. David Kravish is averaging 11.8 points and 7.5 rebounds, Tyrone Wallace is averaging 11.8 points, and Richard Solomon is averaging 11.5 points and 10.5 rebounds. Cal is averaging 75 points and they are shooting 46.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 69.3 points and their opponents are shooting 41 percent. Cal has the big win over Arizona but they also have the bad loss at USC.
Washington is 4-0 against the spread in their last four home games, 4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 1-4 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. Cal is 5-2 against the spread following a loss, 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 road games, and 1-5 against the spread in their last six games. The favorite has covered the point spread in four of the last five meetings of these two.
II like Washington to get it done here at home as Cal hasn't looked strong enough to in in this spot.
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