Washington Huskies vs Penn State Nittany Lions odds: point spread, line, Fiesta Bowl schedule, prediction

The No. 11 Washington Huskies will take on the No. 9 Penn State Nittany Lions in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl on December 30, 2017, start time at 4:00 PM ET, at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona.

The Washington Huskies (10-2) finished second in the Pac-12 and they suffered losses to Arizona State and Stanford. Quarterback Jake Browning had a wonderful season by completing 68.8 percent of his passes for 2,544 yards and 18 touchdowns against five interceptions.

In rushing, Myles Gaskin posted a whopping 1,282 yards and 19 touchdowns in 208 attempts. Lavon Coleman and Salvon Ahmed were combined for 793 yards and seven touchdowns. In receiving, Dante Pettis posted 721 yards and seven touchdowns in 62 receptions while Hunter Bryant added 331 yards and a touchdown in 22 catches. Will Dissly and Aaron Fuller have combined for 460 total yards.

Offensively, Washington football averages 36.9 points and 411.7 total yards (221.8 in passing and 189.8 in rushing) per game. Defensively, Washington football yields 14.5 points and 277.4 total yards (185.1 in passing and 92.3 in rushing) per game.

The Penn State Nittany Lions (10-2) finished second in the Big 10 East. Their two losses were against Ohio State and Michigan State. Trace McSorley finished the season by completing 65.3 percent of his passes for 3,228 yards and 26 touchdowns against eight interceptions, and ran for 431 yards and 11 touchdowns in 132 carries.

In receiving, Saquon Barkley rushed for 1,134 yards and 16 touchdowns in 199 attempts while Tommy Stevens added 190 yards. In receiving, DaeSean Hamilton posted 747 yards and seven touchdowns in 48 receptions while Juwan Johnson added 635 yards and a touchdown in 48 catches. Barkley and Mike Gesicki have combined for 1,095 yards and 12 touchdowns.

Offensively, Penn State football averages 41.6 points and 329.3 total yards (210.2 in passing and 119.2 in rushing) per game. Defensively, Penn State football yields 15.5 in passing and 329.3 in total yards (210.2 in passing and 119.2 in rushing) per game.

Washington vs Penn State Fiesta Bowl schedule info:

Date:December 30, 2017
Start Time: 4:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -1.5 Penn State, O/U 55
Money Line: +105 Washington, -125 Penn State
Prediction: Penn State will win

With his 10 years stay in the United States, Garry became passionate in sports. With his knowledge DWRI heads in the right direction in advising the team. He also writes in this website.

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