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St. Mary's Gaels home to Creighton Bluejays in NCAA Basketball betting action

Creighton BluejaysSt. Mary's Gaels
Feb 23, 6:00 PM | McKeon Pavilion

Creighton Bluejays vs St. Mary's Gaels Odds

22-6TEAM RECORD23-5

The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between St. Mary's and Creighton on Saturday, with the host Gaels trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.

The Gaels bring a 23-5 record (12-14 ATS) to this tilt against the 22-6 Bluejays, who are 13-13 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed St. Mary's go 11-12 so far and the Bluejays go 7-17.

View Creighton vs St Marys Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, St. Mary's sat as 5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Gaels, most recently No. 64 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bluejays, who rate No. 37 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 83-82 victory for the Bluejays.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bluejays rank No. 145 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.4 per game. That compares with St. Mary's’s No. 106 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where St. Mary's is college basketball's No. 21-ranked team at 8.2 per game, while the Bluejays rate No. 6 with 9 per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Creighton owns the country's No. 55-rated mark, allowing 63.7 points per game on the highway. St. Mary's, on the other hand, rates No. 29 in scoring at home.

Creighton was a 59-45 winner in their most recent outing at home against Southern Illinois. They failed to cover the 15-point spread as favorites. Creighton earned a 59-45 victory over Southern Illinois on Tuesday, getting 13 points from Grant Gibbs at CenturyLink Center.

St. Mary's was a 64-57 winner in its last match at home against BYU. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as favorites. St. Mary's got 20 points from Matthew Dellavedova en route to a 64-57 victory over BYU on Thursday at McKeon Pavilion.

Creighton Bluejays Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Bradley are 8-2
After playing Southern Illinois are 8-2
After a win are 8-2

St. Mary's Gaels Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Pepperdine are 9-1
After playing BYU are 5-1
After a win are 9-1

A few Bluejays at Gaels trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Creighton's last 5 games on the road
Creighton is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games on the road
Creighton is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Creighton is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
St. Mary's is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games at home
St. Mary's is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Mary's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of St. Mary's last 11 games

Next up:
Creighton at Bradley, Wednesday, February 27
St. Mary's at Pepperdine, Wednesday, February 27