Washington vs. Stanford - 3/27/16 Women's NCAA Tournament Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Stanford Cardinal vs. Washington Huskies
College Basketball: Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 1:00 pm (Rupp Arena)
The Line: Washington --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Washington Huskies and Stanford Cardinal meet Sunday afternoon in the Women’s NCAA Tournament at the Rupp Arena.
The Washington Huskies look for another win after beating Kentucky Friday. The Washington Huskies are averaging 71 points on 41.1 percent shooting and allowing 62.1 points on 36.5 percent shooting. Kelsey Plum is averaging 26.3 points and 3.7 rebounds while Talia Walton is averaging 15.9 points and 6.6 rebounds. Chantel Osahor is grabbing 10.8 rebounds and Katie Collier has dished 17 assists. The Washington Huskies are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 78.4 percent from the free throw line. The Huskies are allowing 30.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.1 rebounds per game. The Washington Huskies are 5-2 this season on neutral courts.
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The Stanford Cardinal look for another win after beating Notre Dame on Friday. The Stanford Cardinal are averaging 67.9 points on 42.5 percent shooting and allowing 54.2 points on 32.8 percent shooting. Lili Thompson is averaging 14.6 points and 3.4 rebounds while Erica McCall is averaging 14.5 points and 9.4 rebounds. Karlie Samuelson has dished 71 assists and Kaylee Johnson is grabbing 6.9 rebounds. The Stanford Cardinal are shooting 35.9 percent from beyond the arc and 68.6 percent from the free throw line. The Cardinal are allowing 32.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.6 rebounds per game. The Stanford Cardinal are are 6-1 this season on neutral courts.
These teams split the two meetings this season, with Washington winning the most recent contest in the Pac-12 Tournament. Truthfully, Stanford is the better team and has proven that in this tournament with an impressive victory over Notre Dame. There's no line out yet, but you have to like the Cardinal to get the victory with Thompson leading the way.
Give me Stanford.