Washington at Oregon 1/24/19 - College Basketball Picks & Predictions
The Washington Huskies visit Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon on Thursday to play the Oregon Ducks. The Huskies remained atop the Pac-12 standings and improved to 14-4 overall with a 71-52 win over California. Washington was led in the win by Dominic Green with 17 points in a reserve role, while Matisse Thybulle scored 13 and the Huskies are now 5-0 in Pac-12 play.
Oregon fell to 11-7 following its 78-64 loss to Arizona State. The Ducks were done in by a 19-0 run by the Sun Devils during the second half. In addition, Oregon shot just 33% from the field and 26% in the second half. Oregon fell to 2-3 in Pac-12 action.
Jaylen Nowell leads Washington in scoring and assists with averages of 16.7 points and 3.4 assists per game. Noah Dickerson is the second leading scorer and leader in rebounds with averages of 13.2 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. Washington is shooting 45.9% from the field and 34.5% from 3-point territory.
Payton Pritchard is the leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 11.9 points and 4.5 assists per game. Paul White is second in scoring with an average of 10.8 points per game. The leading rebounder is Louis King with an average of 5.3 per game. Oregon is shooting 44.0% from the field and 34.8% from 3-point territory.
Oregon has been besieged with injuries and covered the number in just 2 of the last 8 in Pac-12 play and 1 of the last 5 on Thursday. Washington has been on a roll going 5-0 SU and ATS with all five wins coming in Pac-12 action. The Huskies have covered the number in 5 of the last 7 on the road. Final Score Prediction, Washington Huskies win in upset but grab the points just in case 71-66.