Gonzaga Clemson Betting Preview
Clemson Tigers vs Gonzaga Bulldogs Odds
The Gonzaga Bulldogs will be trying to slam the Clemson Tigers on Thursday when the teams tip off at Wide World of Sports Complex in college betting action.
This game is being played at a neutral-site court (Wide World of Sports Complex).
This season, the Bulldogs are 3-0 overall and 3-0 ATS ATS, while the Tigers are 2-0 and 1-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Gonzaga boasts a 0-1 on the OU, and Clemson is 0-0.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Bulldogs as 8.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Bulldogs, most recently No. 16 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Tigers, who rate No. 181 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 106-94 victory for the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Gonzaga's No. 1-ranked offense, averaging 94.3 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 7 at 49.5 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 54.3% so far, more than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 51.3% per game.
Defensively, Clemson features the nation's No. 72-rated defense on the road, allowing 55 points per game. Gonzaga, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 nationally in scoring at home.
Clemson was a 72-55 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Furman. They covered the 11.5-point spread as favorites. Clemson earned a 72-55 victory over Furman on Friday, getting 15 points from Devin Booker at Timmons Arena.
Gonzaga was a 96-58 winner in its last match at home against South Dakota. They covered the 31-point spread as favorites. Gonzaga cruised to victory on Sunday, running South Dakota out of the gym and running up a 96-58 score at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Clemson Tigers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Purdue are 2-0
After playing Furman are 6-3
After a win are 6-4
Gonzaga Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Lewis-Clark St. are 0-1
After a win are 7-3
A few Tigers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Gonzaga is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Clemson home to Purdue, Wednesday, November 28
Gonzaga home to Lewis-Clark St., Thursday, November 29