Washington State at Arizona State: 2/27/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Arizona State Sun Devils (9-11) vs Washington State Cougars (14-11)
Game Info: Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 9:00 pm (Desert Financial Arena)
Betting Odds: Arizona State Sun Devils -3.5 -- Over/Under: 145.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Washington State Cougars and Arizona State Sun Devils face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at the ASU Wells Fargo Arena.
The Washington State Cougars come into this game with a 14-11 record overall and they have won two of their last three games. The only loss during that stretch was against Arizona, a game they scored only 53 points in. Washington State is averaging 68.8 points per game while their defense is giving up 67.2 points per game. Washington State is shooting 41.1 percent from the field and 34.2 percent from behind the three point line. Isaac Bronton has been the best player for Washington State averaging 17.8 points while shooting 38.8 percent from the line.
On the other side of this matchup Arizona State Sun Devils who sit with a 9-11 record overall and they have won two games in a row. Each of the last two games against Arizona State the offense was elite and two games ago Arizona State put up 97 points and that led to the blowout victory. Arizona State’s offense has been strong, but at times their defense has really let them down. On the season, Arizona State is averaging 76.2 points per game while their defense is giving up 76.5 points per game. Arizona Tate is dealing with a lot of players out but they still have Remy Martin who is averaging 21.2 points per game while shooting 46.4 percent.
The over is 10-3 in Washington State’s last 13 road games. The over is 6-2 in Washington State’s last eight games against the Pac-12. Arizona State is 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games played on Saturday. Arizona State is 6-20-1 against the spread in their last 27 games overall.
Arizona State is going to push the pace and there is going to be no shortage of scoring in this game. Look for an up tempo game and for this one to go well over the total. Back the over to cash.