Washington Huskies vs. Utah Utes - 1/24/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Utah Utes (14-5) at Washington Huskies (13-5)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 9:30 pm (Alaska Airlines Arena)
The Line: Washington Huskies -1 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Washington Huskies will host the Utah Utes this Sunday.
The Washington Huskies will come into this game with a 13-5 record and are currently 1st in the Pac-12. The Huskies have won their past 2 games with their most recent win being a 95-83 win over Colorado. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for the Huskies has been Andrew Andrews who is averaging 22.0 per game and 6.3 rebounds with 4.9 assists. Dejounte Murray is second on the team with 15.1 points per game and 6.0 rebounds with 4.7 assists.
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The Utah Utes come into this game with a 14-5 record and are currently 5th in the Pac-12. The Utes come into this game on a 2 game win streak over Oregon State and Washington State. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Utes has been Jakob Poeltl who is averaging 16.2 points per game and 8.9 rebounds. Jordan Loveridge with 11.9 points per game and 3.7 rebounds.
The Utah Utes are 1-4-1 against the spread in their last 6 games after scoring more than 90 points in their previous game. The Utes are 3-8 against the spread in their last 11 games vs. Pac-12 opponents. The Washington Huskies are 7-1 against the spread in their last 8 games vs. Pac-12 teams. The Huskies are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games overall.
This a tough game to predict with Utah being the better team but Washington has been playing really well at home. Both of these teams are on 2 game wins streaks to equal level of opponents. I think Washington will get yet another big win at home. Take the Huskies to cover at home.