GAME: #891 San Francisco vs #892 Gonzaga
TIME: 3/9/2020 – 9:00p EST
SPREAD: Gonzaga -13
SPORTSBOOK: WagerWeb Sportsbook
The San Francisco Dons (22-11, 11-7) are set to face off against the #2 Gonzaga Bulldogs (29-2, 15-1) in the West Coast Conference Tourney at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on Monday at 9 p.m. EST. San Francisco beat Pacific 72-54 in its last outing while Gonzaga beat St. Mary’s 86-76. Gonzaga won both of the regular-season matchups this season. The teams last met on Feb. 20, when the Bulldogs shot 50% from the field while holding the Dons to just 33.3% en route to a 17-point victory.
SAN FRANCISCO DONS
The San Francisco Dons are averaging 74 points on 44% field goal shooting adding 8.9 threes, 9.5 offensive rebounds while committing 12.3 turnovers per game on the offensive end. San Francisco is allowing 68 points on 44% field goal shooting while forcing 13.2 turnovers and adding 6.1 steals and 2.9 blocks per game on the defensive end. The Dons are led by Charles Minlend who’s averaging 14.3 points and three assists per game.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs are averaging 87 points on 51% field goal shooting adding 7.7 3s, 10.1 offensive rebounds while committing only 11 turnovers per game on the offensive end. The Bulldogs are allowing 67 points per game on 41% field goal shooting while forcing 13.4 turnovers and allowing 6.3 steals and 2.9 blocks per game on the defensive end. Gonzaga is led by Filip Petrusev who is averaging 17.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, and almost one block per game.
SAN FRANCISCO vs GONZAGA PICK & PREDICTION
Gonzaga is ranked 1st among all Division I teams with an average of 87 points per game. The Bulldogs are not the best defensive team and San Francisco can put up over 70 points per game as well. This total should have no problem going over the number with these high scoring teams with 1 that has to win or go home for the season. Look for top efforts from both teams especially the Bulldogs who have their best chance to win the national title in a long time as the field is wide open this year. Gonzaga took the Dons lightly in their first meeting and almost lost then blew them out on their home court. Mark Few is a good coach that will take it one game at a time. Look for Gonzaga to get their March off to a good start with a blowout win over the Dons.
- Dons are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 neutral site games.
- Over is 13-3 in Dons last 16 neutral site games as an underdog.
- Over is 4-1 in Dons last 5 neutral site games.
- Over is 4-0 in Bulldogs last 4 neutral site games as a favorite.
- Over is 4-0 in Bulldogs last 4 neutral site games.
- Bulldogs are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 neutral site games.
HEAD TO HEAD
- Favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
SPORTS BETTING ANGLES:
Bookie Analysis: Gonzaga -13 / Over 151.5
Fade the Public: San Francisco +13 / no data
Sharp Action: no data / no data
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