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St. Mary's Gaels Battle vs Pacific Tigers Highlights College Basketball Odds Menu

College hoops betting interest focuses on the Pacific Tigers vs St. Mary's Gaels battle Thursday at McKeon Pavilion as the Gaels look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Odds makers at sportsbooks such as Bovada had set the St. Mary's Gaels as -21-point favorites on the opening betting line for this contest. The betting line may have moved, check for updates at shops such as MyBookie.

Pacific Tigers vs St. Mary's Gaels Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

This college basketball season, the St. Mary's Gaels are 14-2 overall and 12-1 ATS, while the Pacific Tigers are 4-11 and 6-8 ATS. As for the betting totals, St. Mary's boasts a 5-8 on the OU, and Pacific is 10-4.

The St. Mary's Gaels sit at No. 4 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pacific Tigers sit at No. 261 on the same chart.

Statistical Matchup

Rebounding is always a key handicapping betting consideration and Pacific is ranked No. 194 in NCAA basketball at 35.6 per game. Contrast that with St. Mary's's No. 141 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, St. Mary's is the No. 12-ranked team in the country at 10 per game, while Pacific rates No. 151 at 6.73 per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Tigers grabbed a 60-58 win over the Lions on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Alec Kobre at Albert Gersten Pavilion.

Jock Landale scored 16 points in a futile effort to lead the Gaels to a win (they lost 67-64 to Pepperdine at Firestone Fieldhouse on Saturday).

Betting Trends
  • Pacific is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Pacific is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pacific's last 7 games
  • Pacific is 5-9-1 ATS in its last 15 games on the road
  • St. Mary's is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
  • St. Mary's is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
  • St. Mary's is 7-2-1 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Pacific
  • St. Mary's is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pacific

Next Betting Matchups

Pacific home to Bethesda, Saturday, January 16th
St. Mary's at Gonzaga, Thursday, January 21st