Southern Jaguars vs Gonzaga Bulldogs Odds
Gonzaga vs Southern betting: West region odds Odds Preview
OddsShark Staff - The Gonzaga Bulldogs start their first March Madness run as a No. 1 seed Thursday when they battle the No. 16 Southern Jaguars.
After years of middle and lower seeds, the WCC champs earned a top seed for 2013 in the West Region. Their foes got here by winning the SWAC conference title and face a 21.5-point spread in the opening game.Gonzaga has won 14 in a row SU and have been trending UNDER the total (14-1-1 past 16 Zags games). But the Jaguars are on a hot 19-3 SU run in their past 22 games.Southern counts heaviily upon guard Malcolm Miller while Gonzaga gets solid contributions from Kelly Olynyk (forward), Elias Harris (forward) and Kevin Pangos (guard).
This season, the Bulldogs are 31-2 overall and 17-12-2 ATS ATS, while the Jaguars are 23-9 and 5-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Gonzaga boasts a 9-19-1 on the OU, and Southern is 2-1.