Brigham Young Cougars vs Santa Clara Broncos 1/19/2023 – The Brigham Young Cougars will be locking horns with the Santa Clara Broncos at the Leavey Center for some basketball action. The Brigham Young Cougars are 14-7 on the scoreboard and are here after winning against the Pepperdine Waves last time out. The Santa Clara Broncos were paired with the Pacific Tigers in the previous matchup and managed to win, improving them to 15-5 on the season. The Santa Clara Broncos will be winning this game according to the NCAAB betting forum predictions.
Brigham Young Cougars vs Santa Clara Broncos 1/19/2023
|When:||Thursday, January 19, 11:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Leavey Event Center, Santa Clara, California|
|Cougars||+1 (-105)||146.5 o (-105)||+103|
|Broncos||-1 (-105)||146.5 u (-105)||-113|
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Brigham Young Cougars
The Brigham Young Cougars have won three games out of their last five played, the most recent win coming against the Pepperdine Waves with a final score of 91-81. As a team, the Young Cougars are scoring an average of 75.3 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 44.6 percent. The Brigham Young offense in this season is being led by Fousseyni Traore who is putting up 12.8 points in each game as an average. On defense, the Young Cougars are allowing opponents to score an average of 67.3 points in each game played.
Players to watch: Fousseyni Traore F (GP 20, MIN 25, PTS 12.8, REB 8, AST 1.4, STL 0.9, BLK 0.8, TO 2.5, FG% 60.2, FT% 78.5, 3P% 0), Gideon George F (GP 21, MIN 27.6, PTS 11.9, REB 6.2, AST 1.3, STL 1.3, BLK 0.8, TO 1.7, FG% 43.3, FT% 72.9, 3P% 32.3), Rudi Williams G (GP 21, MIN 24.7, PTS 11.5, REB 2.9, AST 3.1, STL 1, BLK 0.1, TO 3.1, FG% 44.5, FT% 81.1, 3P% 30.3).
Santa Clara Broncos
The Santa Clara Broncos took on the Pacific Tigers before coming here and managed to win the game with a final score of 92-81. As a team, the Broncos are scoring an average of 75.2 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 43.8 percent. The Santa Clara offense this season is being led by Brandin Podziemski who is scoring an average of 18.7 points in each game and putting up 3.5 assists per matchup. Defense-wise, the Broncos are allowing opponents to score an average of 70.5 points in each game played.
Players to watch: Brandin Podziemski G (GP 19, MIN 35.5, PTS 18.7, REB 8.5, AST 3.5, STL 2.1, BLK 0.4, TO 2.2, FG% 46.2, FT% 79.5, 3P% 39.6), Carlos Stewart G (GP 20, MIN 30.2, PTS 14.9, REB 2.4, AST 2.2, STL 1.5, BLK 0.1, TO 2.1, FG% 41.4, FT% 84.9, 3P% 38.8), Keshawn Justice F (GP 20, MIN 34.4, PTS 13.2, REB 4.1, AST 3, STL 0.8, BLK 0.4, TO 0.9, FG% 36.8, FT% 82.6, 3P% 35.7).
Brigham Young Cougars vs Santa Clara Broncos Betting Numbers
Brigham Young Cougars
BYU is 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of BYU’s last 7 games.
BYU is 9-2 SU in their last 11 games.
Cougars is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against Santa Clara.
BYU is 18-2 SU in their last 20 games against Santa Clara.
Santa Clara Broncos
Santa Clara is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Santa Clara’s last 12 games.
Santa Clara is 12-3 SU in their last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Santa Clara’s last 5 games against BYU.
Santa Clara is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
Brigham Young Cougars vs Santa Clara Broncos Betting Picks
The Brigham Young Cougars are slightly better in their defense and this will keep the scoring in check. The Broncos have the home advantage in this game and will use this immensely. The Santa Clara Broncos will win this game according to the best college basketball betting picks.
Moneyline: +103 is the ML set for the Cougars in this game and the ML set for the Broncos is -113.
Spread: A spread of +1 (-105) is out for Cougars and a spread of -1 (-105) is out for the Broncos.
Totals: 146.5 o (-105) will go over for the Cougars and the same will go under for the Broncos.
Score Prediction: 76-74 Broncos win.