Washington vs. Arizona State: Full Game Preview
|Washington||C Wilcox 17.1||A N`Diaye 9.5||A Gaddy 4.3|
|Arizona State||J Carson 17.5||C Felix 8.0||J Carson 5.0|
On Saturday, Arizona State welcomes Washington at Wells Fargo Arena. The game tips off at 11:10 p.m. EST and you can see it on ESPN U. The Sun Devils lost to the Huskies 96-92 on Feb. 2 and are 2-8 against them over the last four years.
Washington is in ninth place in the conference and Arizona State is in fourth place.
The Sun Devils got past Washington State 69-57 on Feb. 20 with the help of 23 points and 11 rebounds from Carrick Felix. A crucial part of the team, he leads the way with 8 rebounds per game and 1.5 steals per game. For the Huskies, Shawn Kemp Jr finished with 7 points and 9 rebounds in the 70-52 loss to Arizona on Feb. 20. He contributes 2.9 rebounds per game in addition to his 6 points per game. When considering the Four Factors, Washington performs well in offensive rebounding percentage at 37.6 percent. This ranks first in the conference and 28th in the country.
- Arizona State has a better record at home than Washington this season (15-3 vs. 9-6).
- Jordan Bachynski is ranked 4th nationally in blocks.
- Arizona State has an average margin of victory of 11 over Washington in 32 wins since 1980.
- Arizona State is ranked higher than Washington in the Pac 12 (No. 4 vs. No. 9).
- The Arizona State steals leader (Carrick Felix, 42 steals) has more steals than the Washington steals leader (C.J Wilcox, 27 steals).
- Jonathan Gilling is ranked 1st in the Pac 12 in three-pointers.
- The Arizona State assist leader (Jahii Carson, 133 assists) has more assists than the Washington assist leader (Abdul Gaddy, 112 assists).
- Jahii Carson is ranked 37th nationally in points and 2nd in the Pac 12 in assists.
- The Arizona State basketball team finishes what they start, with a better graduation rate than Washington (60 percent vs. 44 percent).
- Arizona State has a better conference record than Washington this season (9-5 vs. 6-8).
|C||Shawn Kemp Jr||18||6||3||0||0||0||1|