|2013 Pac-12 College Football Week 8 Odds: Washington vs. Arizona State|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:00|
Washington vs. Arizona St. Odds
Washington is 4-2 overall, 1-2 in the Pac-12, 1-1 on the road and 4-2 against the spread. Arizona State is 4-2 overall, 2-1 in the Pac-12, 4-0 at home and 3-3 against the spread. Arizona State has won seven straight against Washington coming into this game.
Trends show that Arizona State has covered the spread in seven straight against Washington and in 4 straight meetings with the Huskies at home. Washington is also 2-8-1 ATS in its last 11 games following a double-digit loss.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Arizona State is the favorite at home, as the Sun Devils have odds of -3 points against Washington. The over/under total for the game has been set at 65.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Arizona State favored by 3 points. The spread moved up to 3.5 before falling back to 3. The over/under total opened at 66 points but quickly slipped down to 65.5.
Washington has lost two straight, both to top-5 teams. The Huskies are posting 35.2 points and 526.8 yards per game. The defense is allowing only 19.8 points per game. Quarterback Keith Price has thrown for 1,576 yards and 12 touchdowns to lead the offense, while Bishop Sankey has rushed for 899 yards and nine touchdowns.
Arizona State is coming off a 54-13 win over Colorado last week. The Sun Devils have had their two losses come by a combined 17 points against Stanford and Notre Dame. The ASU offense is averaging 44.2 points and 496.5 yards per game. The defense is allowing 27.2 points per contest. Quarterback Taylor Kelly has thrown for 1,965 yards and 16 touchdowns to lead the offense while Jaelen Strong has caught 42 passes for 678 yards and four touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Washington offensive lineman Dexter Charles (shoulder) and defensive back Taz Stevenson (arm) are both questionable. Arizona State has no new injuries to report.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Washington, as the Huskies are getting 66% of the wagers with odds of +3 points at Arizona State on Saturday.