Washington vs. Stanford Pac-12 Tournament - 3/11/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Stanford Cardinal (18-12) at Washington Huskies (16-14)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11:30 pm (MGM Grand)
The Line: Washington Huskies +8 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Stanford Cardinal and the Washington Huskies face off on Wednesday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Pac-12 college basketball tournament action.
The Stanford Cardinal are 18-12 this season and tied for fifth place in the Pac-12 but closing the season with three losses likely played their way out of the NCAA Tournament. Stanford is averaging 72.9 points and they are shooting 43.5 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.1 points and their opponents are shooting 42.5 percent. Chasson Randle leads the Cardinal averaging 19.1 points per game. Anthony Brown is averaging 15.1 points and 7.1 rebounds, Stefan Nastic is averaging 13.7 points and 6.5 rebounds, and Rosco Allen is averaging 8.2 points. The Stanford is 1-1 in neutral site games and 9-9 in the Pac-12.
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The Washington Huskies finished the season at 16-14 and in second to last place in the Pac-12. Washington is averaging 68.6 points and they are shooting 43.5 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.8 points and their opponents are shooting 42 percent. Nigel Williams-Goss leas the Huskies averaging 15.6 points and 5.9 assists per game. Andrew Andrews is averaging 14.7 points, Robert Upshaw is averaging 10.9 points and 8.2 rebounds, and Shawn Kemp Jr. is averaging 9.9 points. Washington is 5-0 in neutral site games and 5-13 in the Pac-12.
Stanford is 2-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 2-8 against the spread in their last 10 games, and 1-5 against the spread following a loss. Washington is 3-9 against the spread in their last 12 games, 2-6 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 4-0 agianst the spread in their last four neutral site games.
This just looks to be too many points so I will take them with the Huskies.