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Saint Mary’s vs Gonzaga College Basketball Picks for March 8

Saint Mary’s vs Gonzaga College Basketball picks, tips and predictions for this game on Monday, March 8, 2021


Free College Basketball Picks and Predictions on this Saint Mary’s vs Gonzaga West Coast Conference Tournament semifinals game. This matchup is scheduled to tip off at 9:00pm et at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.

The current Draftkings college basketball odds have Gonzaga listed as a -17.5 point favorite and the over/under at 142 total. These two teams last met a little over two weeks ago, where Gonzaga shot 61 percent from the field and 57 percent from 3-point land while holding Saint Mary’s to just 45 percent from the field and grabbing the 87-65 victory.

Saint Mary’s comes into this game defeating Loyola Marymount 52-47 on Saturday Night in the Quarterfinals, with Logan Johnson leading the team scoring 25 points. The Gaels shot under 40% and went a miserable 2 of 15 on 3-pointers. If they put up those kinds of stats in this game, they’ll be sure to lose again by over 20 points. Saint Mary scores an average of 64.5 points per game, but their defense is ranked eighteenth in the nation, only giving up an average of 61.6 points per game.

The Gaels are 5-15 against the spread in their last 20 games against the Zags and the total has gone under in 4 of Saint Mary’s last 5 games this season.

Gonzaga comes into this game on a 24 game win streak and ranked #1 in the nation. The Zags are trying to become the fifth team to enter the NCAA Tournament undefeated since the Indiana Hoosiers did it over 45 years ago. The Bulldogs earned nine days off due to the bye and they’ll be well rested and prepared to get the win and move onto the finals. Gonzaga is led by 3 national player of the year finalists, who together combine for an average of 52 points, 17 rebounds, and 8 assists per game.

The Bulldogs have the top offense in the nation by far. They score an average of 92.9 points per game, while giving up 69.3 on defense. The Zags are 17-3 straight up in their last 20 games played in March and the total has gone over in 5 of the Bulldogs last 5 games.

In this College Basketball game between Saint Mary’s vs Gonzaga, we’re rolling with Gonzaga -17 points at the -120 price.

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