The Detroit Titans (2-11) will attempt to snap the five-game winning streak of Gonzaga when they head to McCarthey Athletic Center to take on the No. 1 Bulldogs (13-1). Action gets underway at 9 p.m. ET on Monday, December 30, 2019.
Detroit Titans at Gonzaga Bulldogs Betting Preview
The Titans fell to the Oakland Golden Grizzlies in their last contest, 78-69. With 24 points on 4-for-17 shooting, Antoine Davis was the top scorer from either team. Oakland had an effective field goal percentage of 0.588 (above their season average of 0.460). Detroit, on the other hand, did a fantastic job of making free throws (21-24; 87.5 percent).
In the Bulldogs’ last game, they dismantled the Eastern Washington Eagles, 112-77. Gonzaga was lifted by Filip Petrusev, who was the game’s leading scorer with 24 points on 7-for-9 shooting. Gonzaga played a flawless game. They had a phenomenal free throw rate of 0.411 (above their season average of 0.239) and a turnover percentage of 10.8 (better than their season average of 13.4). Eastern Washington was 0.200 and 19.4, respectively, for those same stats.
Gonzaga could dominate on the offensive side of the ball as their high-powered offense faces off against one of the nation’s worst defenses. The Bulldogs currently rank first in offensive efficiency, while Detroit ranks 341st in defensive efficiency.
Detroit at Gonzaga ATS Prediction
Free College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – Gonzaga, ATS Winner – Gonzaga, O/U – Under
The Bulldogs average 3.8 blocks per game, which ranks 72nd in the NCAA. The Titans rank 113th in blocks allowed per game (3.7).
Gonzaga ranks 81st in steals per game (7.5) while Detroit ranks 95th in steals allowed per game (6.4).
Gonzaga ranks 10th in assists per game (17.4) while Detroit ranks 233rd in assists allowed per game (18.2).
The Bulldogs average 41.6 rebounds per game, which ranks 15th in the country. The Titans rank 226th in rebounds allowed per game (38.0).
Detroit ranks ninth in three pointers attempted per game (29.5) while Gonzaga ranks 159th (21.5).
The Bulldogs’ average margin of victory in their last five games has been 19.6, down from 20.1 for the season.
During their last five games, the Titans have scored an average of 70.8 points per game (3.9 above their season average) and allowed an average of 79.4 points per game (0.4 below their season average).