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Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs Sweet 16 Latest Odds, Picks and Analysis

Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs Sweet 16 betting odds and picks

Gonzaga and head coach Mark Few continue their stampede towards a title.  On the whole, the Bulldogs have done everything possible under Few except winning it all.  An undefeated record shows their single-minded March Madness betting purpose.  Creighton will face Gonzaga on Sunday.  Specifically, offense is the traditional calling card of the Blue Jays.  Coach Greg McDermott has overcome some remarks that were determined to be “insensitive” two weeks ago.  Now Creighton is in the Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 1974.  If McDermott is going to lead an upset, his team has no margin for error.

Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs Betting Information

Date: Sunday, March 28, 2021
Time: 2:10 p.m. ET
Location: Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana
TV Coverage: CBS

Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs Betting Odds

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Creighton +13½ (-110) 158 (-110) +700
Gonzaga -13½ (-110) 158 (-110) -1100
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Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs CashBet Wagering Analysis

In this situation, the Blue Jays must be perfect.  And that still may not be enough.  Gonzaga is going to carry the best sportsbook online handle.  Nobody, including most sharps, wants to stand in front of their freight train.  But the number here is large enough were some wise guys will consider the Blue Jays.  Gonzaga’s win over Oklahoma is the most impressive of the two teams in the Big Dance.  Also, live betting is going to make sense for a lot of gamblers.  Creighton can hang within the number.  But bettors might first want to verify they are in the game.

Blue Jays Weighed Down on Board

First-round play for Creighton was a 63-62 win over Cal Santa Barbara as 7.5-point overlays.  And then the Blue Jays covered a 72-58 2021 March Madness betting win over Ohio.  Creighton has paid in four of their last six games.  Under the total has paid in five of their previous six.  National metrics show the Blue Jays 42nd out of 350 teams for scoring and 145th for points allowed.  Now Creighton is 22-8 straight up, 14-16 vs. the odds, and 13-16-1 under the total.

Junior guard Marcus Zegarowski leads the Blue Jays.  To show he is averaging 15.7 points per game.

Zags Continue March to First Title

Late on, Gonzaga has covered six of their last nine games.  Seven of their last nine went over the bet on NCAA basketball total.  First-round action for the Zags was a 98-55 payout over Norfolk.  Second-round play was an 87-71 cover against Oklahoma.  Gonzaga is 28-0 straight up, 14-12-2 against the spread, and 15-13 over the total.  National metrics show the Zags ranked 1st out of 350 teams for scoring and 149th for points allowed.

Senior forward Corey Kispert leads Creighton with 19.2 points per game.  While sophomore forward Drew Timme adds 18.8 points and 7.2 rebounds per contest.

Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs Against the Spread

Creighton has covered six of their last ten as a dog.  Specifically, against ranked opponents, the Blue Jays are 6-2 on the board.  In neutral court games, Creighton is 1-3 vs. the odds.  And in non-conference play, Creighton is 7-5 against the spread.

Creighton is 3-4 under the total in non-conference games.  In neutral court action, the Blue Jays are 1-4 under the total.  While as dogs, the Blue Jays are 1-2 to the under.  And Creighton is 2-3 under the number against ranked opponents.

To show, Gonzaga is 14-12-2 on the board as chalk.  In neutral court action, the Bulldogs are 7-2 vs. the odds.  And in non-conference action, Gonzaga is 7-4 against the spread.

Gonzaga is 7-4 over the total in non-conference games.  Specifically, as chalk, the Bulldogs are 15-13 to the over.  And in neutral court games, Gonzaga is 6-3 over the total.

Specifically, in this series, Gonzaga has covered two in a row against Creighton.  Both games went over the total.

Creighton Blue Jays vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs CashBet Free Pick  

On this occasion, Creighton is a 2021 March Madness Betting juggernaut.  Creighton lacks the lineup depth and defense for success.

Creighton vs. Gonzaga CashBet Best Bet: 

Gonzaga Bulldogs

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