Arizona vs. Arizona State Prediction
Will Arizona State cash as a home underdog when it hosts in-state rival Arizona at 4:00PM ET this afternoon?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Wildcats are now 9.5-point road favorites versus the Sun Devils after opening as a 9-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 152 and has been bet up to 152.5.
Arizona enters play having won eight of its last 10 games but is just 3-7 against the spread during that stretch. The Wildcats have gone 14-14 against the spread this season, including 7-2 ATS on the road.
The Sun Devils have split over their last 10 games on the hardwood but covered in seven of those 10 games. They're also 14-13 at the betting window on the season, including 8-5 against the spread at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The home team is 6-1-1 against the spread in the last eight meetings between these two teams while the Sun Devils have covered in four of their last five games overall. They're also 5-1 at the betting window in their last six games as an underdog, while the Wildcats are just 2-5 at the betting window in their last seven games.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS +9.5