Betting on today’s Bulldogs and Toreros game? Catch the action at Jenny Craig Pavilion in San Diego, CA, as the Toreros hosts this showdown at 10:00 ET on WCC. The Bulldogs are the favorites in this West Coast conference matchup the against the Toreros. The over/under for the game is set at 158 points.

GONZAGA BULLDOGS VS SAN DIEGO TOREROS BETTING PICK

The Pick: San Diego Toreros +19.5

This game will be played at Jenny Craig Pavilion at 10:00 ET on Saturday, January 20th.

WHY BET THE SAN DIEGO TOREROS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Toreros.
  • Not only will San Diego pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +19.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 158 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Will Gonzaga Shock Everyone at Jenny Craig Pavilion?

Gonzaga enters tonight’s game with a 12-5 record, including a 3-1 mark in West Coast Conference play. The Bulldogs have been favored in 14 of their 17 games this season, going 11-3 in those contests.

On the road, Gonzaga is 3-2 this season, and they have gone 7-3 in their last 10 road games. Their average scoring margin on the road is +7.2 points per game.

Overall this season, Gonzaga has an ATS mark of 7-9. When favored, the Bulldogs are 7-7 vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS record is 2-3. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Gonzaga is 5-5.

The over/under record for Gonzaga this season is 7-9 and today’s line of 158 is higher than the average OU line in their games (153.8). So far, 12 of their games have finished with less points than today’s line. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 157 points.

In their recent matchup, the Gonzaga offense ended with 86 points against Pepperdine. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 56.2% and made 8 threes. Graham Ike led the scoring for the Bulldogs, contributing 24 points. Additionally, Nolan Hickman chipped in with 19 points.

Coming into today’s game, the Gonzaga defense is giving up an average of 68.3 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Gonzaga’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 41.0% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 30.1% this season.

Taking a Look at the Toreros Chances at Home

San Diego enters this game with a record of 10-9, including a 0-5 mark in West Coast Conference play. They have lost six straight games, most recently falling to Pepperdine, 83-77.

At home this season, the Toreros are 8-6, and their average scoring margin is +.9. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 5-5.

As the underdog, San Diego has gone 5-7 vs. the spread this season and has an overall ATS mark of 6-12. At home, the Toreros have an ATS record of 6-8 and are 1-3 vs. the spread in their last five games at home.

San Diego’s over/under record for the season is 11-7 and their games have averaged 149.3 points. Today’s over/under line of 158 is higher than the average OU line in their games (147.7). Over their last three games, their over/under record is 3-0 and the average scoring total in those games is 160 points.

In their most recent game, the Toreros’ offense tallied 77 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 72.5 points per game. The team’s top scorer is Wayne McKinney II, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 14.6, while Deuce Turner also maintains a PPG average of 14.9 leading up to the game.

At this time, the Toreros’ defense is positioned 231st in the country, permitting 75.0 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, San Diego’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 43.3% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 27.7% this season.