UConn vs. Gonzaga Prediction & Odds
The highly-anticipated matchup in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament takes place Saturday night in Las Vegas, NV, where 4-seed UConn will take on 3-seed Gonzaga at 8:49 p.m.
ET on TBS. With the Huskies putting up a bucket and totaling 153.5, what’s the best bet tonight?
Chances of playing and betting
653 UConn Huskies (-2) vs. 654 Gonzaga Bulldogs (+2); o/u 153.5
8:49 PM ET, Saturday, March 25, 2023
T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV
General UConn vs. Gonzaga betting information
We General CBB betting information The page shows that 55 percent of public bettors currently favor UConn on the spread. This information may change throughout the day, so be sure to check the link for the most up-to-date public betting data.
UConn Huskies game notes
UConn is playing like a team that could win its fifth national title and first since 2014. The Huskies have outscored three March Madness opponents by 62 points.
“They have a real full teamIt’s probably the most complete team in the country, Arkansas guard Ricky Council said. “I think they can definitely take it all.”
Gonzaga Bulldogs game notes
Julian Strawther hit a 3-pointer UCLA’s Amari Bailey’s 3-pointer with 7.2 seconds left lifted Gonzaga to a 79-76 victory over UCLA in the Sweet 16 on Thursday night.
“It’s moments like this that you can’t make up for,” said Strawther, a Las Vegas native. “They are literally the moments you dream of. Even making a shot like that in March Madness and just coming home to Vegas is the cherry on top.
UConn vs. Gonzaga Elite Eight betting trends
Under is 5-2 in Huskies last 7 overall
Under is 5-1 in Huskies last 6 games following a straight up win
The Bulldogs are 10-3 in their last 13 overall
Over is 9-3 in Bulldogs last 12 games following a straight up win
UConn vs. Gonzaga Elite Eight Prediction:
The Huskies are 8-1 in their last 9 games overall against the spread, 7-1 against their last 8 neutral site totals and 8-2-1 in the betting window in their last 11 games involving a win. They are 1-2. UConn has also covered 20+ points in 19 of its last 26 NCAA Tournament games and has cashed in six of its last seven games following an ATS win. The Bulldogs, on the other hand, are just 1-7 against the spread in their last eight NCAA Tournament games, 3-11-1 against the spread in their last 15 games following an ATS win and 4-12-1 ATS in their last 17 games. Neutralize them.
Elite Eight Betting Prediction: UCONN HUSKIES -2