UCLA Bruins vs. Washington Huskies - 1/28/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Washington Huskies (13-6) at UCLA Bruins (12-8)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Pauley Pavilion)
The Line: UCLA Bruins -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The UCLA Bruins will host the Washington Huskies this Thursday.
The UCLA Bruins come into this game with a 12-8 record and are currently 10th in the Pac-12. The Bruins are coming off of a 86-72 loss to Oregon. Though 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Bruins has been Bryce Alford who is averaging 16.7 points per game and 4.0 rebounds with 5.3 assists. Isaac Hamilton is second on the team with 16.3 points per game and 4.4 rebounds with 3.3 assists.
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The Washington Huskies come into this game with a 13-6 record and are currently 2nd in the Pac-12. The Huskies are coming off of a 80-75 loss to the Utah Utes. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Huskies has been Andrew Andrews who is averaging 21.7 points per game and 6.2 rebounds with 4.7 assists. Dejounte Murray is second on the team with 14.7 points per game and 6.4 rebounds with 4.7 assists.
The Washington Huskies are 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 games overall. The Huskies are 6-13 against the spread In their last 19 games following a straight up loss. The UCLA Bruins are 8-1 against the spread in their last 9 home games vs. a team with a winning road record. The Bruins are 2-5 against the spread in their last 7 home games.
The UCLA Bruins are coming off of a tough loss to Oregon and will now face the Huskies who are also coming off of a loss. I think UCLA wins and gets their revenge. Take UCLA to cover at home.