NCAA Matchups  >>  Colorado Buffaloes vs. Arizona State Sun Devils Preview 10/12/2013

The Colorado Buffaloes and the Arizona State Sun Devils will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Sun Devil Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Sun Devils listed as 23½-point favorites versus the Buffaloes, while the game's total is sitting at 71.
In their last action, Colorado was a 57-16 loser at home against Oregon. They failed to cover the 38-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (73) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Arizona State was a 37-34 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Notre Dame. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as favorites, while the total score (71) made winners of OVER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Colorado has lost 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Colorado: 2-2 SU, 2-2 ATS
Arizona State: 3-2 SU, 2-3 ATS
COLORADO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 0-10
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing within the conference are 0-10

ARIZONA STATE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 7-18 ATS in its last 25 games
Colorado is 4-16 ATS in its last 20 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona State's last 5 games
Arizona State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona State's last 6 games at home
Arizona State is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games

NEXT UP:
Colorado home to Charleston Southern, Saturday, October 19
Arizona State home to Washington, Saturday, October 19