Washington Huskies vs. Stanford Cardinal - 2/20/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Stanford Cardinal (13-11) at Washington Huskies (15-11)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Alaska Airlines Arena)
The Line: Washington Huskies -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: PAC-12 Network
The Stanford Cardinal will travel to play the Washington Huskies in a PAC-12 game on Saturday.
The Washington Huskies are 15-11 (7-7) and are coming off of a loss to California by a score of 78-75. Washington has lost 4 games in a row and is currently 7th in the PAC-12 standings. Washington is averaging 84.3 points per game while giving up 80.5 points per game. Washington is also averaging 41.3 rebounds per game and 14.9 assists per game. Andrew Andrews is averaging 20.5 points per game and 4.6 assists per game for Washington. Dejounte Murray is averaging 14.8 points per game and 6.1 rebounds per game for the Huskies. Washington is shooting 72.2% on free throws, 33.6% on three-pointers, and 42.3% on all field goal attempts.
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The Stanford Cardinal are 13-11 (6-7) and are coming off of a win against Washington State by a score of 72-56. Stanford has won 2 games in a row and is currently tied for 8th in the PAC-12 standings. Stanford is averaging 69.9 points per game while giving up 68.9 points per game. Stanford is also averaging 34.7 rebounds per game and 11.8 assists per game. Rosco Allen is averaging 15.4 points per game and 6.4 rebounds per game for Stanford. Dorian Pickens is averaging 11.5 points per game and 3.3 rebounds per game for the Cardinal. Stanford is shooting 69% on free throws, 32.8% on three-pointers, and 42.3% on all field goal attempts.
Stanford is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. Stanford is 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 games. The over is 4-1 in Stanford’s last 5 Saturday games. Washington is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS loss. The over is 15-3 in Washington’s last 18 games. The under is 8-3 in these two teams last 11 meetings.
Washington comes into this game really struggling, while Stanford has been able to get back on a winning streak after losing 4 in a row. Washington is a high scoring team, but they don’t play very good defense. Stanford is a much lower scoring team that plays better defense. Washington has lost some close games lately, and I think they will finally get off of their losing streak here.