NWSB Managing Editor Q weighs in with his Washington State Cougars vs. Arizona Wildcats Thursday CBB basketball Preview and a free prediction to boot. College basketball odds favor the Wildcats by 9. The total is set at 132. Washington State has won two straight, coming against then-PAC 12 leaders Stanford and California. Faisal Aden earned the U.S. Basketball Writer’s Association Player of the Week.