Gonzaga Bulldogs vs Pacific Tigers Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Pacific Tigers vs Gonzaga Bulldogs Odds
The Gonzaga Bulldogs will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Pacific Tigers at McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday in NCAA hoops play.
The Bulldogs are 7-0 so far on the season, and 5-1 ATS vs. the number. The Tigers, meanwhile, are 3-3 and 2-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Gonzaga go 1-3 and the Tigers go 3-0 on the totals.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Tigers were listed as 22.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bulldogs - Tigers odds would favor the Bulldogs if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Gonzaga is rated No. 35 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Pacific is at No. 67. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 97-72 win for the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Tigers rank No. 285 in NCAA Division 1 with 32.2 per game. That compares with Gonzaga’s No. 17 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Gonzaga is college basketball's No. 98-ranked team at 7 per game, while the Tigers rate No. 238 with 5.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Pacific owns the country's No. 160-rated mark, allowing 69.2 points per game on the highway. Gonzaga, on the other hand, rates No. 34 in scoring at home.
Pacific lost its last outing, a 78-58 result against California on November 25. They failed to cover in that game as a 5-point underdog. The Tigers were hammered by California on Sunday, losing by a 78-58 final at Anaheim Convention Center in college basketball betting action.
Last time out for Gonzaga, they were a 104-57 winner as they battled Lewis-Clark St. at home. The battle between the Bulldogs and Warriors didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Lewis-Clark St. was handed a 104-57 defeat on Thursday at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Pacific Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Nevada are 7-3
After playing California are 2-1
After a loss are 5-5
Gonzaga Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 10-0
Before playing Washington State are 7-3
After playing Lewis-Clark St. are 1-0
After a win are 8-2
A few Tigers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Pacific is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Pacific is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Gonzaga is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Gonzaga is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Pacific home to Nevada, Tuesday, December 4
Gonzaga at Washington State, Wednesday, December 5