Washington at Arizona: 1/3/22 College Basketball Picks and Predictions

Washington at Arizona: 1/3/22 College Basketball Picks and Predictions Photo by Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports

Arizona Wildcats (11-1) vs Washington Huskies (5-5)

Game Info: Monday, January 3, 2022 at 8:00 pm (McKale Memorial Center)

Betting Odds: Arizona Wildcats -21.5 -- Over/Under: 150 Click Here for the Latest Odds

Where to Watch: PAC 12 Network Stream College Basketball all season on ESPN+. Sign up now! Advertisement

The Washington Huskies and Arizona Wildcats face off on Monday in a Pac-12 college basketball showdown at the McKale Center. When these two teams faced off in February it was Arizona that won 75-74. This on paper looks like a big mismatch.

Washington comes into this game with a 5-5 record and they have gone 3-7 against the spread. This was a team that was hoping to turn the quarter this season but so far that hasn’t been the case. In the last game against Utah Valley the offense could only manage 52 points and that led to the loss. Washington is averaging 69.7 points while their defense is giving up 71.2 points per game. Terrell Brown Jr has been the top player for Washington averaging 21.4 points while shooting 46.5 percent from the field. Outside of Brown though, this isn’t a very talented team, and they need other guys to step up. 

On the other side of this matchup is the Arizona Wildcats who sit with an 11-1 record and they have gone 8-3-1 against the spread. This is an impressive Arizona team but in the last game against Tennessee they did struggle. They only scored 21 points in the first half and even though they had a big second half, it wasn’t enough. Arizona is averaging 89.5 points per game which is the best in college basketball. The defense hasn’t been as good, but still not bad giving up 64 points per game. Bennedict Mathurin has been the top player for Arizona averaging 18.2 points while shooting 49.4 percent from the field and 37.8 percent from deep. 

Get the BEST EXPERT PICKS From Top Handicappers

Arizona is 11-2 against the spread in their last 13 games played on Monday. The over is 8-1 in Arizona’s last nine games as a favorite. The over is 6-1 in Arizona’s last seven games as a home favorite.

Washington’s offense has been a big issue, and their lack of scoring is going to really let them down in this game. Arizona is an elite offensive team, and this game is going to get out of hand early. Back Arizona against the spread.

Risk Free Bets, Free Bets and Deposit Bonuses CLICK HERE!!!!

Shane’s Pick Arizona -21.5

Get Premium Picks Start Winning Now »
The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

Mitch's Take...

MLB Picks & Predictions Today 5/16/22 | Ron's Rundown

Guaranteed Packages

Guaranteed packages automatically give you a credit if the package does not turn a profit—the sum of betting all individual picks. THESE ARE NOT PARLAYS UNLESS OTHERWISE CLEARLY STATED. If a guaranteed package does not profit, a credit for its full purchase price is automatically issued after picks are graded and verified.

For example, if you purchase a $39.95 package that doesn’t profit, you’ll get a $39.95 credit towards any future purchase(s) on our site. Credits are usually issued within hours of a game’s conclusion, so please allow a few hours for final verification.

To use your credits, log in to your account and add another package or pass to your cart. Credits will automatically reduce what you owe. Any remaining balance will be settled through our payment system, with any leftover credits available future purchases. Credits do not expire.

Dismiss