S Dakota St vs. Gonzaga Prediction
Will the over cash today when South Dakota State takes on Gonzaga at 2:00PM ET in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bulldogs are now 22.5-point favorites versus the Jackrabbits after opening as a 20.5-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 153 and has been bet up a full three points to 156.
South Dakota State wrapped up its season winning eight of its last 10 games to finish with an 18-16 record overall. The Jackrabbits also went 8-2 at the betting window to close out their season, although they were just 14-16 against the spread all year.
Gonzaga was incredible all season, finishing on a 9-1 run over its last 10 games to go 32-1 on the year. The Bulldogs were also a great play for bettors all season, going 22-7 against the spread and finishing on a 7-3 ATS run over their last 10 games.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is a perfect 6-0 in the Jackrabbits last six games coming off a loss, is 18-7 in their last 25 games overall, and is 35-15-1 in their last 51 non-conference games. The over has also cashed in 21 of the Bulldogs' last 31 games when favored by 13 points or more, and is 5-1 in their last six games following an ATS win.
MARCH MADNESS PREDICTION: SOUTH DAKOTA STATE/GONZAGA OVER 156