Washington State vs Arizona State
College Football Preview 10-22-16

When: 10:00 PM ET, Saturday, October 22, 2016
Where: Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, Arizona
TV: 10 p.m. ET, Pac-12 Network.
LINE: Washington State -7.5
Current Lines From Bovada Sportsbook
College Football Odds from Sportsbetting.ag

Washington State (4-2)

Falk who ranks fifth in the FBS in passing (352.2 yards per game) and has thrown 16 touchdown passes. Senior Gabe Marks leads a veteran receiving corps with 40 receptions and six touchdown catches and ranks second all-time in Pac-12 history with 267 career receptions while junior Gerard Wicks leads an improved run game with seven TDs. The defense, which ranks No. 1 in the Pac-12 in run defense allowing just 104.5 yards per game, is led by sophomore end Hercules Mata’afa, who leads the conference with 9.5 tackles for loss to go along with three sacks, and senior strong safety Shalom Luani, who is tied for the conference lead with three interceptions.

Arizona State (5-2):

The Sun Devils got sophomore starting quarterback Manny Wilkins, who has passed for 1,382 yards and six touchdowns and rushed for another 223 yards and four TDs, back from a foot injury at Colorado last week but he still didn’t appear to be 100 percent. He can lean on one of the top running back tandems in the conference in Demario Richard (122 carries, 495 yards, 2 TDs) and Kalen Ballage (68 carries, 324 yards, 9 TDs) and has one of the Pac-12’s top targets to throw to in speedy senior Tim White (44 catches). The defense, which yielded 315 rushing yards in the loss at Colorado, is led by linebackers Salamo Fiso (31 tackles) and Laiu Moeakiola (33 tackles).

Washington State vs Arizona State Betting Trends

Last time out for Washington State, they were a 27-21 winner as they battled Bruins at home. Washington State failed to cover in the match as a -10-point favorite, while 48 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Washington State:
Team record: 4-2 SU,4-2 ATS
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Washington State is 13-3 ATS in its last 16 games
Washington State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington State’s last 12 games
Washington State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington State’s last 12 games
Washington State is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington State’s last 10 games on the road
Washington State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Arizona State
Washington State is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games when playing Arizona State
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington State’s last 9 games when playing Arizona State
Washington State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Arizona State
Washington State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Arizona State

Arizona State was a 40-16 loser in its last match on the road against Buffaloes. They failed to cover the +11-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 56 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Arizona State:
Team record: 5-2 SU,4-3 ATS
Arizona State is 8-3 ATS in its last 11 games
Arizona State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Arizona State is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Arizona State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Arizona State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona State’s last 6 games at home
Arizona State is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Washington State
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona State’s last 9 games when playing Washington State
Arizona State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Washington State

Washington State vs Arizona State Prediction

Both teams should be able to score. Even if a team is up by 20 points in the second half there is plenty of opportunity to comeback in this one. Taking the points in will most likely be a late cover of a game that is already decided.

Washington State vs Arizona State Pick:
Sun Devils +7.5