|2012 ESPN College Football Week 6 Odds & Spread: Washington vs. Oregon|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 05 October 2012 10:30|
Washington vs. Oregon Odds
Oregon is 5-0 overall, 2-0 in the Pac-12 and 4-0 at home. Washington is 3-1 overall, 1-0 in conference play and 0-1 on the road. The Ducks are 1-4 against the spread this year while the Huskies are 2-2 ATS. Oregon has won eight straight over Washington, with all 8 wins coming by at least 17 points.
Trends show that Washington is 0-7-1 against the spread in its last 8 meetings with the Ducks and 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at Oregon. The favorite has covered the spread in 10 of the last 12 games in this series. These two have hit the under in 9 of their last 13 meetings.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv Oregon is the clear favorite at home, as the Ducks are getting odds of -24.5 points against Washington. The over/under total has been set at 65 points. (View Matchup) Opening odds had Oregon as a 24-point favorite. The spread reached a peak of 25 points before settling in at 24.5 points.
Oregon is coming off a 51-26 win over Washington State last week. The Ducks continue to be dominant offensively. They are averaging 52.4 points per game this season, which ranks fourth in the nation. They also average 303 yards per game on the ground, which ranks sixth nationally. Kenjon Barner has rushed for 605 yards and 9 TDs in five games to lead the team. On defense, Oregon is holding opponents to 19.8 points per game.
Washington is coming off a 17-13 win over Stanford at home. The Huskies lone loss this year came against LSU, 41-3. The Huskies are giving up 19.8 points per game on defense while scoring 23.3 points per game on offense. Washington ranks worse than 100th in the nation in both rushing and passing right now. The team is being led by quarterback Keith Price, who has thrown for 737 yards and 5 TDs.
In terms of Injuries, Oregon linebacker Michael Clay is probable with a leg injury while Washington has no injuries reported.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Oregon. The Ducks are getting 66% of the wagers with odds of -24.5 points against Washington on Saturday.