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St. Mary's Gaels vs Santa Clara Broncos Betting Matchup Report

Santa Clara BroncosSt. Mary's Gaels
8-8January 09, 2014, 10:00 | McKeon Pavilion12-4

St. Mary's looks to cover the Gaels-Broncos pointspread on Thursday and improve its overall 12-4 mark when they host Santa Clara in college basketball wagering action.

The Broncos will look to vanquish their hosts on Thursday, as they are 4-7-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Gaels are 8-5 ATS. Santa Clara is 6-6 against the total, while St. Mary's is 8-4 versus the number.

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College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the St. Mary's Gaels as -14-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.

The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 181-rated Santa Clara taking on the No. 33-rated Gaels in this contest.


Last time out for Santa Clara, they were an 86-81 winner as they battled Loyola Marymount at home. They covered in the match as a 3-point favorite. The Broncos got a terrific 29-point effort from Jared Brownridge as Santa Clara defeated Loyola Marymount 86-81 on Saturday at Leavey Center.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature St. Mary's's No. 187-rated squad against Santa Clara's No. 216-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, St. Mary's rates No. 45 in the country with 7.75 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 44 nationally with 7.76 per match.

Next up:
Santa Clara at Pacific, Saturday, January 11th
St. Mary's at San Francisco, Saturday, January 11th