Stanford at Washington: 2/18/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Washington Huskies (4-16) vs Stanford Cardinal (13-8)
Game Info: Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 11:00 pm (Alaska Airlines Arena)
Betting Odds: Washington Huskies +9 -- Over/Under: 143 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Stanford Cardinal and Washington Huskies face off on Thursday in a college basketball showdown at Hec Edmundson Pavilion.
The Stanford Cardinal come into this game with a 13-8 record overall and they have won three of their last four games. In the last game against Utah, the defense was strong giving up only 66 points and that was the difference as they came away with the victory. Stanford on the season is averaging 71.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 68.3 points per game. Stanford is shooting 46.9 percent from the field and 31.3 percent from behind the three point line. Oscar da Silva has been the best player for Stanford averaging 19.2 points while shooting 57.3 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Washington Huskies who have lost five of their last six games. The only win during that stretch came in their last game against the Washington State Cougars, a game they won by two points. Washington on the season is averaging 66.5 points per game while their defense is giving up 76.6 points per game. Guard Quade Green has been the best player for Washington averaging 15.3 points while shooting 41.6 percent from the field and 32.3 percent from behind teh three point line.
The over is 9-3-1 in Stanford’s last 13 games overall. The over is 6-2 in Stanford’s last eight games played on Thursday. The under is 8-3 in Washington’s last 11 home games. The over is 11-4 in Washington’s last 15 games as an underdog. The favorite is 7-3 in the last ten meetings played between the two team.s
This has been a series that has been dominated by the home team and that is going to be the case again in this game. Washington’s offense is going to run up the score and this game is going to be a blowout .Back Stanford against the spread.