UCLA vs. Gonzaga Odds
HOUSTON, TX (TheSpread) – The NCAA Tournament’s Friday action gets started in the South Region when No. 2 Gonzaga meets No. 11 UCLA at 7:15PM ET on CBS.
Gonzaga is 34-2 on the season, 9-0 on a neutral floor and 17-14-2 against the spread. UCLA is 22-13 overall, 4-4 on a neutral court and 19-16 against the spread. UCLA is making its 33rd appearance in the Sweet 16 while Gonzaga is playing in the regional semifinals for the sixth time. These two met earlier this season with Gonzaga picking up an 87-74 win at UCLA.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Gonzaga is the clear favorite in this game, as the Bulldogs are getting odds of -8.5 points against UCLA. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 144 points. This game will be played from the NRG Stadium in Houston.
UCLA reached this game by beating SMU 60-59 and then defeating UAB, 92-75. The Bruins have won six of their last seven games overall and they are 8-2 against the spread in their last 10. UCLA has been trending with the under as of late, hitting it two of their last three and six of their last 10 games.
Gonzaga reached today’s regional semifinal by beating North Dakota State 86-76 and Iowa 87-68. The Bulldogs have won five straight and nine of their last 10 while going 3-1 against the spread in their last four games. Gonzaga has been trending with the over, as it has hit the over in five straight games.