Santa Clara Broncos vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs - 12/31/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Gonzaga Bulldogs (10-3) at Santa Clara Broncos (4-10)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 31, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Leavey Center)
The Line: Santa Clara Broncos +14.5 -- Over/Under: 131.5 See the Latest Odds
The Santa Clara Broncos will host the dangerous Gonzaga Bulldogs.
The Santa Clara Broncos come into this game with a 4-10 record and are 10th in the WCC. The Broncos have lost their last 3 games with their most recent game being a 81-59 loss to Saint Marys. Through 14 games this season the leading scorer has been Jared Brownridge who is scoring 19.9 points per game and 3.9 rebounds. Nate Kratch is second on the team with 11.6 points per game and 9.2 rebounds.
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The Gonzaga Bulldogs come into this game with a 10-3 record and are currently 2nd in the WCC. Gonzaga comes into this game with on a 4 game win streak with their most recent game being a 85-62 win over Loyola Marymount. Through 13 games this season the leading scorer for the Bulldogs has been Kyle Wiltjer who is averaging 20.2 points per game and 7.5 rebounds. Domantas Sabonis is second on the team with 17.5 points per game and 10.8 rebounds. The Bulldogs will try to get another win on the road.
Gonzaga is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. West Coast opponents. The Bulldogs are 2-7-1 against the spread in their last 10 road games. Santa Clara is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 vs. West Coast teams. The Broncos are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 home games.
Santa Clara has been struggling lately losing their past 3 games. Gonaga is one of the better teams in the country and should have no problem winning here. I like Gonzaga to cover on the road.