Santa Clara Broncos vs Loyola Marymount Lions 02/17/2022 – It’s time for a West Coast battle to get underway as the Santa Clara Broncos take on the Loyola Marymount Lions from Gersten Pavilion in Los Angeles, California. The Broncos are fourth on the West Coast and are seated behind San Francisco. The Lions are currently at the ninth position and they are coming into this game riding a terrible seven-game losing skid. The NCAA basketball odds are against the Lions as they remain intact for the Broncos to win this game and cover the spread.
Santa Clara Broncos vs Loyola Marymount Lions 02/17/2022
|When:||Thursday, February 17, 11:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Gersten Pavilion, Los Angeles, California|
|Santa Clara Broncos||-3 (-107)||122 o (-107)||-154|
|Loyola Marymount Lions||+3 (-107)||122 u (-107)||+110|
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Santa Clara Broncos
Santa Clara dropped their last game against San Francisco with a 74-58 final score. The Broncos had their game against Portland canceled and they hope to rebound for their last defeat. The Broncos are struggling with their offense as they are shooting at only 36.2 percent. From the three-point territory, they are closing in at 21.4 percent. When it comes to rebounding, they seem to be touching 36 boards per game. The Broncos are 7-4 on the West Coast and 17-9 with their overall play.
Players to watch: Jalen Williams G (GP 26, MIN 34.4, PTS 18, REB 3.8, AST 3.7, STL 1.2, BLK 0.5, TO 2.1, FG% 52.1, FT% 82.4, 3P% 39.5), Josip Vrankic F (GP 18, MIN 28.8, PTS 14.9, REB 5.6, AST 3.1, STL 1.4, BLK 0.3, TO 2.3, FG% 54.7, FT% 80, 3P% 34.8), Keshawn Justice F (GP 26, MIN 34.5, PTS 13.5, REB 7.6, AST 2.5, STL 0.8, BLK 0.5, TO 0.9, FG% 43.6, FT% 89.5, 3P% 42.4).
Loyola Marymount Lions
The Lions are coming into this game holding a miserable 2-9 conference record. Loyola is holding a 9-14 overall record and is in desperate need of a win. The Lions dropped their last game against the Portland Pilots with a final score of 86-76. Loyola managed to shoot at 48.1 percent with their field goal attempts and converted 42.9 percent from the three-point radar. From the rebounding department, they managed to convert 24 boards.
Players to watch: Eli Scott G (GP 23, MIN 35.2, PTS 16.6, REB 6.7, AST 3.3, STL 0.7, BLK 0.4, TO 4, FG% 51.4, FT% 73.8, 3P% 16.7), Joe Quintana G (GP 23, MIN 33.2, PTS 12, REB 3, AST 1.8, STL 1.2, BLK 0.1, TO 1.4, FG% 38.4, FT% 94.5, 3P% 40.5), Dameane Douglas G (GP 13, MIN 24.5, PTS 10.8, REB 4.5, AST 1.1, STL 1, BLK 0.5, TO 1.8, FG% 56.7, FT% 66.7, 3P% 33.3).
Santa Clara Broncos vs Loyola Marymount Lions Betting Predictions
Santa Clara Broncos
Santa Clara are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Broncos are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Santa Clara are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against Loyola Marymount.
Santa Clara are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
Broncos are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Loyola Marymount.
Loyola Marymount Lions
Loyola Marymount are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Loyola Marymount’s last 5 games.
Loyola Marymount are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Loyola Marymount’s last 6 games against Santa Clara.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Loyola Marymount’s last 15 games at home.
Santa Clara Broncos vs Loyola Marymount Lions Betting Picks
Summary: The safe bet would be on the Santa Clara Broncos as the Lions are predicted the underdogs by the basketball betting experts. Santa Clara has a better offense and a strong defense to back them. Take the Broncos to win.
Moneyline: The ML for the Broncos is -200 and the ML for the Lions is +165.
ATS: A spread of -5.5 (-110) is allocated for the Broncos and a spread of +5.5 (-110) is allocated for the Lions.
Totals: Over 150.5 (-110) is the total for the Broncos and the same will go under for the Lions.
Score Prediction: 72-58, Broncos win.