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Santa Clara vs San Diego Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - WCC Tournament

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Santa Clara vs San Diego Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - WCC Tournament

The No. 5 seed San Diego Toreros (18-14, 7-9 WCC) will square off in the WCC tournament against the No. 4 seed Santa Clara Broncos (19-12, 10-6 WCC) on Saturday at Orleans Arena, tipping off at 10:00 PM ET.

Before you place your bet on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Santa Clara vs. San Diego Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN2
  • Location: Paradise, Nevada
  • Arena: Orleans Arena

Santa Clara vs. San Diego Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Santa Clara win (87%)

Santa Clara is an 11.5-point favorite against San Diego on Saturday and the total has been set at 149.5 points. Here are some betting insights and trends to help you make an informed wager on the outing.

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Santa Clara vs. San Diego: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Santa Clara has won 19 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 11 times.
  • San Diego is 14-16-0 ATS this season.
  • Santa Clara (3-4) covers a higher percentage of games when it is favored by 11.5 points or more this season (42.9%) than San Diego (3-5) does as an 11.5+-point underdog (37.5%).
  • The Broncos have a worse record against the spread at home (8-6-0) than they do on the road (8-3-0).
  • In 2023-24 against the spread, the Toreros have a lower winning percentage at home (.438, 7-9-0 record) than away (.455, 5-6-0).
  • Santa Clara has 13 wins against the spread in 16 conference games this season.
  • San Diego's WCC record against the spread is 9-8-0.

Santa Clara vs. San Diego: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Santa Clara has been victorious in 11, or 68.8%, of the 16 contests it has been chosen as moneyline favorites in this season.
  • This year, the Broncos have won five of six games when listed as at least -690 or better on the moneyline.
  • San Diego has a 9-13 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 40.9% of those games).
  • When they have played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +480 or longer, the Toreros have a record of 1-7 (12.5%).
  • Santa Clara has an implied victory probability of 87.3% according to the moneyline set by oddsmakers for this matchup.

Santa Clara vs. San Diego Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Santa Clara is outscoring opponents by 4.6 points per game with a +143 scoring differential overall. It puts up 76.4 points per game (99th in college basketball) and allows 71.8 per contest (176th in college basketball).
  • Santa Clara's leading scorer, Adama Bal, is 333rd in the nation averaging 14.5 points per game.
  • San Diego's -133 scoring differential (being outscored by 4.1 points per game) is a result of putting up 72.3 points per game (222nd in college basketball) while allowing 76.4 per outing (300th in college basketball).
  • Deuce Turner's team-leading 15.5 points per game rank him 230th in the country.
  • The Broncos are 33rd in the nation at 39.3 rebounds per game. That's 6.9 more than the 32.4 their opponents average.
  • Johnny O'Neil averages 5.6 rebounds per game (ranking 441st in college basketball) to lead the Broncos.
  • The Toreros lose the rebound battle by 2.4 boards on average. They record 34.5 rebounds per game, 235th in college basketball, while their opponents grab 36.9.
  • Steven Jamerson II is 62nd in college basketball with 8.4 rebounds per game, leading the Toreros.
  • Santa Clara puts up 97.2 points per 100 possessions (135th in college basketball), while giving up 91.3 points per 100 possessions (133rd in college basketball).
  • The Toreros' 90.6 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 285th in college basketball, and the 95.8 points they concede per 100 possessions rank 264th in college basketball.

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