Arizona State Sun Devils (1-5) vs. Washington Huskies (6-0)
Arizona State Sun Devils vs. Washington Huskies 10/21/23 – In a high-stakes match-up set for this weekend, the struggling Arizona State Sun Devils, with a 1-5 record, are gearing up to challenge the undefeated Washington Huskies, boasting an impressive 6-0. As the two teams lock horns on October 21st, all eyes will be on Alaska Airlines Field at Husky Stadium. Sports enthusiasts and bettors eagerly await this showdown, looking to make the most of the NCAAF weekend free predictions.
The Sun Devils, despite their shaky season so far, have some key players to watch out for. Particularly Cameron Skattebo, their leading Running Back, has managed 362 rushing yards and has found the end zone five times this season. Not far behind, Elijhah Badger, their wide receiver, has showcased consistent performance with 422 receiving yards and a couple of touchdowns to his name.
The Washington Huskies, on the other hand, are not just resting on their laurels of an undefeated streak. Dillon Johnson, their prime Running Back, has been impressive with an average of 5.6 yards per rush attempt, amassing 340 rushing yards in total. Additionally, Rome Odunze, their wide receiver, has been a crucial element of their offense, recording 736 receiving yards with an impressive six touchdowns.
Arizona State Sun Devils vs. Washington Huskies 10/21/23 Game Info
|When:||Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 10:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Alaska Airlines Field at Husky Stadium|
Trenton Bourguet QB vs. Michael Penix Jr. QB
Trenton Bourguet, Arizona State’s quarterback, is an intriguing prospect who has displayed glimpses of potential during this current season. Completing 65.3% of his passes for 726 passing yards, Bourguet adds finesse and versatility to Arizona State’s offense. His ability to read defenses, make agile decisions, and pocket awareness have all been shining lights during an otherwise challenging campaign for Arizona State; however, some concern remains regarding his touchdown-to-interception ratio; five sacks have placed intense strain on him this season and adaption under intense pressure will determine its success against rival opponents.
Michael Penix Jr. has been one of the cornerstones of UConn’s successful offensive plays this year, posting numbers that demonstrate his superior skillset and football IQ. Penix Jr. stands as one of the premier quarterbacks this season with an astounding completion percentage of 72.1 and 2,301 passing yards accumulated to his name. His outstanding statistics include a ratio of 20 touchdowns to only three interceptions, which speaks volumes about his decision-making ability. Under pressure, Penix Jr. has consistently shown poise and an exceptional knack for turning difficult situations into opportunities to score for his team, making this competition between quarterbacks an intriguing contest of wits and strategy.
NCAAF Odds/Point Spread: Washington Huskies -8218, Total Odds: 62.5
The betting odds are heavily tilted in favor of the Huskies, and for good reason, given their undefeated run. With a large point spread of -31.5, the Huskies are expected to maintain their winning streak. However, the Sun Devils, with their history against the Huskies, might still have a few tricks up their sleeve.
Arizona State Sun Devils Betting Trends
Despite their challenging season, it’s crucial to note that the Sun Devils have a strong history against the Huskies. They are 14-1 ATS in their last 15 games against Washington and 13-2 SU. Especially when playing on the road against the Huskies, the Sun Devils have maintained a strong 9-1 ATS in their last 10 encounters.
Washington Huskies Betting Trends
The Huskies’ recent form has been commendable, standing at 10-0 SU in their last ten games. Their defense has been particularly tight, as evidenced by the total going UNDER in 5 of their last 7 games against the Sun Devils. However, when playing at home against Arizona State, they’ve had their challenges, with a 1-9 ATS record in their last 10 home games.
Arizona State Sun Devils vs. Washington Huskies 10/21/23 Betting Picks
Given the current form of both teams, logic dictates that the Huskies should come out on top. But football is anything but predictable. Taking into account the historical data and recent performances, the Huskies might win, but the Sun Devils could cover the spread.
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Free Pick and Prediction: Washington Huskies 38, Arizona State Sun Devils 14.