Gonzaga vs San Francisco Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 2/9/23

Gonzaga vs San Francisco Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 2/9/23 player photo
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The San Francisco Dons and the Gonzaga Bulldogs meet in college basketball action from the McCarthey Athletic Center on Thursday night. Let’s dive into the odds, injuries, matchup history and make a prediction for this game.


Gonzaga is listed as a 14.5-point favorite with a ML price of -1100. The total for this game is set at 155.5 points.


For San Francisco, Julian Bishwain is out for the season with a knee injury while Nolan Hickman is questionable for this game for Gonzaga with an ankle injury.

Matchup History

Gonzaga’s 77-75 win over San Francisco back on January 5th, 2023, made it 25 straight head-to-head wins over the Dons for the Bulldogs.


San Francisco is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall and 9-4 ATS in their last 13 road games while the under is 4-1 in their last 5 games following a double-digit loss at home. Gonzaga is 5-18-3 ATS in their last 26 games against a team with a winning record and


I’m sticking with the under here. It may sound crazy given how well the Zags have performed at home this season, but the total between these two teams historically has been high in every meeting and it simply gets over-inflated to the point that a game in the mid-70s on both sides still isn’t enough to get over the number like we saw in the last meeting earlier this season. I’m not sure this one is as close as the first meeting, but I think that this game still comes in at the low-150s, so give me the under here.

Chris Ruffolo's Free Pick:Under 155.5