Gonzaga Bulldogs vs UCLA Bruins 3/23/2023 – The NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 will continue with the Gonzaga Bulldogs facing the UCLA Bruins at T-Mobile Arena on Thursday night. The Gonzaga Bulldogs are 30-5 on the season after defeating the TCU Horned Frogs in the previous matchup. The UCLA Bruins also took a win in their last game, that being against the Northwestern Wildcats, which bumped them up to 31-5 on the scoreboard. The UCLA Bruins will be winning this game according to the best NCAAB betting systems.
Gonzaga Bulldogs vs UCLA Bruins 3/23/2023
|When:||Thursday, March 23, 9:45 PM ET|
|Where:||T-Mobile Arena, Paradise, NV|
|Bulldogs||+1.5 (-110)||145.5 o (-110)||+103|
|Bruins||-1.5 (-110)||145.5 u (-110)||-123|
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The Gonzaga Bulldogs have been winning straight games for quite some time, and most recently destroyed the TCU Horned Frogs with a final score of 84-81. The Bulldogs are scoring an average of 87.3 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 52.6 percent. The Gonzaga offense in this college basketball season is being led by Drew Timme who is dunking an average of 21.1 points in each game. On defense, the Bulldogs are allowing their opponents to score an average of 75.5 points in every game played.
Players to watch: Drew Timme F (GP 35, MIN 31.4, PTS 21.1, REB 7.3, AST 3.2, STL 0.7, BLK 1, TO 2.5, FG% 62.1, FT% 63.7, 3P% 13, Julian Strawther G (GP 35, MIN 30.9, PTS 15.3, REB 6.1, AST 1.3, STL 0.9, BLK 0.5, TO 1.5, FG% 48.3, FT% 77.8, 3P% 42.3, Anton Watson F (GP 35, MIN 29.1, PTS 11.3, REB 6.1, AST 2.4, STL 1.9, BLK 0.7, TO 1.2, FG% 60.8, FT% 57.4, 3P% 32.6.
The UCLA Bruins have won two games in a row, and are coming here after winning against the Northwestern Wildcats 68-83. The Bruins are putting up an average of 74.1 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 46.1 percent. The UCLA offense in this season is being headed by Jaime Jaquez Jr. who is scoring an average of 17.5 points in each game, while Tyger Campbell is adding 4.9 helpers per matchup. Defense-wise, the Bruins are allowing opponents to score an average of 58 points in every game played.
Players to watch: Jaime Jaquez Jr. G (GP 36, MIN 33.1, PTS 17.5, REB 8.1, AST 2.3, STL 1.5, BLK 0.6, TO 1.8, FG% 48.1, FT% 76.3, 3P% 31.7, Tyger Campbell G (GP 36, MIN 31.9, PTS 13.4, REB 2.6, AST 4.9, STL 1.2, BLK 0, TO 1.6, FG% 38.1, FT% 86, 3P% 34.2, Jaylen Clark G (GP 30, MIN 30.5, PTS 13, REB 6, AST 1.9, STL 2.6, BLK 0.3, TO 1.2, FG% 48.1, FT% 69.8, 3P% 32.9.
Gonzaga Bulldogs vs UCLA Bruins Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Gonzaga’s last 12 games.
Gonzaga are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games.
Gonzaga are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against UCLA.
Bulldogs are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against UCLA.
Gonzaga are 13-0 SU in their last 13 games against an opponent in the Pac-12 conference.
Gonzaga are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games played in March.
UCLA are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of UCLA’s last 7 games.
UCLA are 14-1 SU in their last 15 games.
UCLA are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the West Coast conference.
Bruins are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games played in March.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of UCLA’s last 5 games played on a Thursday.
Gonzaga Bulldogs vs UCLA Bruins Betting Picks
The Gonzaga Bulldogs seem quite confident with their winning streak but need to pull up their defense if they want to win here. The Bruins might be slightly weaker in terms of offense but are definitely the favorites in this game. The UCLA Bruins will win this game as per the latest college basketball betting splits.
Moneyline: +103 is the ML set for the Volunteers in this game and the ML set for the Bruins is -123,
Spread: A spread of +1.5 (-110) is out for Volunteers and a spread of -1.5 (-110) is out for Bruins.
Totals: 145.5 o (-110) will go over for the Volunteers and the same will go under for the Bruins.
Score Prediction: 75-74 Bruins win.