Washington vs. Colorado - 3/5/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Colorado Buffaloes (13-15) at Washington Huskies (15-13)
College Basketball: Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Alaska Airlines Arena)
The Line: Washington Huskies -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Washington Huskies and the Colorado Buffaloes face off on Thursday in Pac-12 college basketball action.
The Washington Huskies are 15-13 this season and they have lost 10 of their last 11 games. UW is averaging 69.1 points and they are shooting 43.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.9 points and their opponents are shooting 41.6 percent. Nigel Williams-Goss leads the Huskies averaging 15.4 points and 6.1 assists per game. Andrew Andrews is averaging 14.5 points, Robert Upshaw is averaging 10.9 points and 8.2 rebounds, and Shawn Kemp Jr. is averaging 9.9 points. Washington is 7-6 at home and 4-12 in the Pac-12.
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The Colorado Buffaloes are 13-15 this season and they are coming off of a win over Arizona State that ended a three game losing skid. Colorado is averaging 67 points and they are shooting 42.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.6 percent. Askia Booker leads the Buffaloes averaging 17.4 points per game. Josh Scott is averaging 12.6 points and 7.6 rebounds, Xavier Johnson is averaging 10.7 points and 5.6 rebounds, and Wesley Gordon is averaging 7.1 points and 7.3 rebounds. Colorado is 1-9 on the road and 6-10 in the Pac-12.
Washington is 5-14 against the spread against a team with a losing record, 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, and 0-4 against the spread in their last four home games. Colorado is 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games, 2-9 against the spread in their last 11 road games, and 2-7 against the spread against a team with a winning record. The home team has covered the point spread in four of the last five meetings of these two.
The line for this one isn’t out yet due to a number of injuries so please check back when the odds are posted.