|2013 ESPN2 Friday Night College Football Odds: Washington vs. UCLA|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 15 November 2013 15:00|
Washington vs. UCLA Odds
UCLA is 7-2 overall, 4-2 in the Pac-12, 4-0 at home and 6-3 against the spread. Washington is 6-3 overall, 3-3 in conference play, 1-2 on the road and 5-4 against the spread. The home team has won five of the last six in this series.
Trends show that the Huskies are just 4-9 against the spread in their last 13 meetings with UCLA. The two have hit the under in 5 of their last 6 meetings, but have hit the over in 5 of their last 7 meetings at UCLA.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, UCLA is favored at home, as the Bruins have odds of -2.5 points against Washington, while the over/under total for the game has been set at 60.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had UCLA favored by 2 points. The spread quickly moved up to 2.5 and held there. The over/under total opened at 62.5 points before gradually falling back to 60.5.
UCLA is coming off a 31-26 win at Arizona last week. The Bruins have won two straight entering this game and are averaging 36.6 points per game, while the defense is giving up just 22.9 points per game. Quarterback Brett Hundley has thrown for 2,225 yards and 18 touchdowns, while rushing for 487 yards and seven scores. Shaquelle Evans has caught 34 passes for 503 yards and seven touchdowns as well.
Washington is coming off a 59-7 win over Colorado last week. The Huskies have won two straight entering this game and are averaging 37.2 points per game on offense, while allowing 21.8 points per game on defense. The offense is being led by Bishop Sankey, who has rushed for 1,305 yards and 13 touchdowns, while quarterback Keith Price has thrown for 2,481 yards and 18 touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, UCLA defensive end Ian Taubler (concussion) and tackle Simon Goines (knee) are both questionable for the game. Washington defensive back Patrick Enewally (hand) and defensive back Taz Stevenson (arm) are also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing UCLA, as the Bruins are getting 77% of the wagers with odds of -2.5 points against Washington.