Washington Huskies at UCLA Bruins: Preview and Pick
7 Replies | 614 ViewsOn 11/10/2013 07:42 AM in NCAA Football
The Friday night college football game of the week features a Pac-12 meeting between two very talented teams. The Washington Huskies will hit the college football highway to take on the vastly improved UCLA Bruins. After defeating the Arizona Wildcats, the Bruins now have a modest two game winning streak after losing back to back games in the middle of their schedule. At home for this exciting clash they will look to keep winning against the Huskies.
Washington Huskies at UCLA Bruins Odds
The college football odds for this game will favor the Bruins as the home team, but it should take into account how well that the Huskies have played this season at times. Make sure to check for the latest line at the top rated online sportsbooks before placing a wager on this game.
The Huskies come into this game after a flawless game against Colorado. Keith Price completed 22 of 29 passes for 312 yards and two passing scores, all in the first half. He also added on two touchdowns on the ground. Sankey made his 23 carry, 143-yard, one score game look effortless. The defense got in on the action with a Tre Watson pick-six and a 53-yard fumble recovery touchdown from Marcus Peters. That kind of effort will be needed for this team if they hope to take down the Bruins at home.
The Bruins are feeling good about a road win and will be motivated to win big in front of the home crowd.
The college football betting trends for this game show how both teams have negative angles for this game. Washington is 1-3-1 straight up in its last 5 games and 1-4 straight up in its last 5 games on the road. Washington is 4-10 against the spread (ATS) in its last 14 games on the road and 4-9-1 ATS in its last 14 games when playing UCLA.
The total has gone over in 4 of Washington's last 5 games on the road but the total has gone under in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing UCLA. UCLA is 6-2-1 straight up in its last 9 games and 13-3 straight up in its last 16 games at home. The total has gone over in 6 of UCLA's last 8 games at home and UCLA is 5-0 straight up in its last 5 games when playing at home against Washington.
Washington Huskies at UCLA Bruins Pick
With plenty of time before kickoff we will wait for more information to come in before we select a side on this contest. Make sure to check back on the day of the game to see who we select as our winner for this big game.