Washington vs California Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 8

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The Washington Huskies (6-2) visit FTX Field at California Memorial Stadium to take on the California Golden Bears (3-5) on Oct. 22. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00pm EDT in Berkeley.

are betting favorites in Week 8, with the spread sitting at ().

The Over/Under for Washington vs. California is total points.

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Washington vs. California Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 8

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Washington vs California Prediction for Week 8

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Washington will win this game with 64.8% confidence.

Washington vs California Spread Prediction for Week 8

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Washington will cover the spread with 63.3% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both Washington and California, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


Best Washington Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite college football player prop bets for Washington players for Week 8, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Wayne Taulapapa has hit the Rushing Yards Under in his last 6 games (+6.00 Units / 81% ROI)
  • Rome Odunze has hit the Receiving Yards Over in 6 of his last 7 games (+4.80 Units / 57% ROI)
  • Michael Penix Jr. has hit the TD Passes Over in his last 4 games (+4.65 Units / 95% ROI)
  • Dylan Morris has hit the TD Passes Under in 2 of his last 3 games (+2.00 Units / 34% ROI)
  • Best California Player Prop Best Bets Today

    Top NCAAF player prop bets for California players for Week 8, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Jeremiah Hunter has hit the Receiving Yards Over in 5 of his last 6 games (+4.00 Units / 59% ROI)
  • Jack Plummer has hit the Passing Yards Over in his last 3 games (+3.00 Units / 86% ROI)
  • Washington has hit the Game Total Over in 7 of their last 8 games (+7.00 Units / 80% ROI)
  • Washington has hit the 1H Game Total Under in 12 of their last 18 games (+5.35 Units / 26% ROI)
  • Washington has hit the Team Total Under in 6 of their last 7 away games (+4.90 Units / 62% ROI)
  • Washington has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 4 of their last 5 games (+2.91 Units / 53% ROI)
  • Washington has hit the 1Q Moneyline in 4 of their last 6 games (+2.70 Units / 18% ROI)
  • California has hit the 1H Game Total Under in 10 of their last 13 games (+6.75 Units / 47% ROI)
  • California has hit the Moneyline in their last 6 games at home (+6.10 Units / 33% ROI)
  • California has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 8 of their last 10 games (+5.45 Units / 47% ROI)
  • California has hit the 1Q Moneyline in 7 of their last 16 games (+5.00 Units / 21% ROI)
  • California have covered the 1Q Spread in 10 of their last 16 games (+4.80 Units / 27% ROI)
  • Washington Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Washington has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

    • Washington is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
    • Washington is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
    • Washington is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

    California Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    California has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

    • California is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
    • California is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
    • California is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

    Washington: Keys to the Game vs. California

    #21 Washington is winless (0-5) when having a turnover margin within one of the opposing team — tied for worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .498

    #21 Washington is 2-8 (.200) when the opposing team rushes more than 30 times — 10th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .420

    #21 Washington is 2-6 (.250) when having a turnover margin within one of the opposing team since the 2020 season– tied for 8th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .499

    #21 Washington is 4-1 (.667) when not throwing an interception — tied for 6th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .462

    California: Keys to the Game vs. Washington

    California is 1-8 (.091) when averaging less than 5 yards per rush — tied for 8th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .324

    California is 1-9 (.100) when allowing 22 or more points since the 2020 season– 5th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .302

    California is 3-10 (.231) when the opposing team converts 55% or more of its red zone chances into touchdowns since the 2020 season– 7th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .434

    California is 2-7 (.222) when not forcing a fumble since the 2020 season– 9th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .448

    Matchup Notes for Washington vs. California

    California has gained 3,923 yards on 353 receptions (just 11.1 YPR) since the 2021 season — tied for second-worst among Pac-12 skill players. Washington’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California’s TEs has gained 631 yards on 60 receptions (just 10.5 YPR) since the 2021 season — fifth-worst among Pac-12 TEs. Washington’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California’s WRs has gained 2,853 yards on 222 receptions (12.9 YPR) since the 2021 season — fourth-best among Pac-12 WRs. Washington’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington’s WRs has gained 1,821 yards on 124 receptions (14.7 YPR) this season — third-best among Pac-12 WRs. California’s defense has allowed just 9.9 Yards Per Reception this season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington has gained 2,336 yards on 178 receptions (13.1 YPR) this season — third-best among Pac-12 skill players. California’s defense has allowed just 9.9 Yards Per Reception this season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington’s offense has thrown for 2,351 passing yards in 6 games (391.8 YPG) this season — best among FBS offenses. California’s defense has allowed just 242.0 passing yards per game this season — fifth-best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington Offensive Stats & Trends

    Washington’s WRs has gained 1,821 yards on 124 receptions (14.7 YPR) this season — third-best among Pac-12 WRs. California’s defense has allowed just 9.9 Yards Per Reception this season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington has gained 2,336 yards on 178 receptions (13.1 YPR) this season — third-best among Pac-12 skill players. California’s defense has allowed just 9.9 Yards Per Reception this season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington WRs have 16 receptions in the Red Zone this season– 2nd most among Power 5 Teams

    Washington’s offense has thrown for 2,351 passing yards in 6 games (391.8 YPG) this season — best among FBS offenses. California’s defense has allowed just 242.0 passing yards per game this season — fifth-best among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington’s QBs has thrown for 2,393 passing yards in 6 games (398.8 YPG) this season — second-best among FBS teams. California’s defense has allowed just 242.0 passing yards per game this season — fifth-best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California Offensive Stats & Trends

    California has gained 3,923 yards on 353 receptions (just 11.1 YPR) since the 2021 season — tied for second-worst among Pac-12 skill players. Washington’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California’s TEs has gained 631 yards on 60 receptions (just 10.5 YPR) since the 2021 season — fifth-worst among Pac-12 TEs. Washington’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California’s WRs has gained 2,853 yards on 222 receptions (12.9 YPR) since the 2021 season — fourth-best among Pac-12 WRs. Washington’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California’s TEs has 18 receptions in 5 games (just 3.6 per game) this season — tied for fourth-best among Pac-12 TEs. Washington’s defense has allowed just 20.3 receptions per game this season — fifth-best among Pac-12 defenses.

    California’s TEs has gained 195 yards on 18 receptions (just 10.8 YPR) this season — fifth-best among Pac-12 TEs. Washington’s defense has allowed 12.5 Yards Per Reception this season — second-worst among Pac-12 defenses.

    Washington Huskies Defensive Stats & Trends

    Washington has forced one fumble on 203 carries this season– 2nd worst in FBS; Average: 39.5

    Washington has allowed 8 first down receptions in the Red Zone this season– tied for 4th most among Power 5 Teams

    Washington has forced one fumble on 203 carries this season– 2nd worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 39.5

    Washington’s opponents has attempted two-point conversions on 19% of PATs this season– 4th highest among Power 5 Teams; Average: 6%

    Washington has allowed just 10.9 yards per completion (3,450 yards/316 completions) since last season– tied for 2nd best in FBS; Average: 12.7

    California Golden Bears Defensive Stats & Trends

    California has not recorded a sack (18 pass attempts) in the Red Zone this season– tied for worst in FBS; Average: 17.1

    California has allowed first downs on 24% of rush attempts on 3rd and long since last season– 5th worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 15%


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