Arizona State Devils vs. Colorado Buffaloes
NCAAB Basketball: Wednesday, February 13th 2019 10:30 PM EST TIME
The Arizona State Devils are looking to keep their impressive wins going as they head into Colorado to take on the Buffaloes. As for the Buffaloes they are looking to take over the Pac-12.
Huge Devils Win
The Arizona State Devils needed a huge win to get the ball rolling and they did just that in their recent game to keep their Pac-12 hopes alive. In their last game they defeated Washington 75-63 Saturday nigh as this was the first loss for the Cats this season in conference play. Now the Devils come into this with holding an impressive 16-7 overall record with being 7-4 in conference play so far. They dominated the boards and were able to control the court all game long. The Devils shot 61% from the floor and showed why they are one of the top in the conference.
Took the dawgs for a run at the bank 😎🏦 pic.twitter.com/UkJneKJwAI
— Sun Devil MBB (@SunDevilHoops) February 10, 2019
The win over the Cougars was the first since Feb. 2, 2013, at Washington as the Devils are going to continue this historic season on Wednesday. The Devils are the first opponent to score more than 70 points against Washington in the last 13 games.
The Colorado Buffaloes are looking to keep their own historic season going as they are winning games left and right. The Buffaloes come into this game with winning the past three straight games and now are 14-9 on the season. The Buffaloes are also an impressive 8-2 at home as they have a slight edge in that trend. In the Buffaloes three-game winning streak, Colorado has held opponents to 43 percent shooting after halftime (40-for-93). The Buffaloes have been known for getting a strong lead early and locking it down. The Buffaloes have been showing up in conference play as well as they are ninth in scoring in Pac-12 games with 70.7 points per game.
Hear from CU assistant @mike_rohn about the team's recent winning streak as he sits down with @MJBuffsVoice. We also go inside the locker room after Saturday's win at USC#GoBuffs pic.twitter.com/usr81wDfdQ
— Colorado Buffaloes Men's Basketball (@CUBuffsMBB) February 12, 2019
With their strong shooting, they are also one of the best on the back end as they are third in defense with only allowing 69.2 points per game in conference play. With the Buffaloes rolling down with the defense, expect another strong game here.
- Under is 4-1 in Buffaloes last 5 home games vs. a team with a winning road record.
- Under is 7-2 in Buffaloes last 9 games following a straight up win.
- Sun Devils are 4-10-2 ATS in their last 16 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
- Sun Devils are 4-11-2 ATS in their last 17 road games.
- Sun Devils are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
The Bottom Line What to bet on this game.
Full-Game Side Bet
The Arizona State Devils are looking to keep their impressive ways going, but they have always struggled in Colorado. The Sun Devils are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Colorado. I’m going with the defense here in the Buffaloes.
Full-Game Total Pick
With the Buffaloes having a strong defensive stance in Pac-12 games, this is going to stay Under here. The Under is 5-1 in Sun Devils last 6 road games as well as 5-1 in Sun Devils last 6 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.