San Francisco vs. Gonzaga Pick
Will top-ranked Gonzaga keep rolling along when it plays host to San Francisco tonight at 9PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Gonzaga is favored at home tonight, as the Bulldogs are getting odds of -22.5 points against the Dons. The over/under total for the game is listed at 143 points. Gonzaga has won 10 straight in this series, including a 95-80 win at San Francisco back on Jan. 5. The Bulldogs have covered the spread in the last two meetings as well.
Gonzaga is a perfect 26-0 on the season and 14-0 in the West Coast Conference following a 74-64 win at Saint Mary’s this past weekend. The Bulldogs are now an impressive 18-4-1 against the spread, going 5-0-1 ATS in its last six games. Gonzaga is averaging 85.1 points per game on offense right now while allowing just 61.7on defense. Nigel Williams-Goss is leading the team with 15.7 points and 5.8 rebounds per game while Przemek Karnowski is adding 12.4 points and 5.7 rebounds per game.
San Francisco has a four-game win streak snapped in a 68-52 loss at home to BYU this weekend. The Dons are now 18-9 overall and 8-6 in the West Coast Conference. They come into tonight’s game at 13-10 against the spread as well. San Francisco is averaging 72 points per game on offense this season while allowing 66.8 on defense. Ronnie Boyce is leading the Dons with 13.9 points per game while Charles Minlend is adding 10.2 points per game.
Gonzaga is rolling along as people continue to doubt its ability to win the NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs handled Saint Mary’s with some ease on the road and now return home to face San Francisco. While Zaga is giving up a lot, they have won their last two home games by at least 35 points. In the meeting at Gonzaga last year, the Bulldogs beat the Dons 86-48. Don’t be afraid to give up the points tonight.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL DAILY PREDICTION: GONZAGA -22.5