The North Dakota Fighting Hawks (1-0), 27.5-point underdogs, will travel to the McCarthey Athletic Center to challenge the eighth-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs (2-0). The game’s Over/Under (O/U) has been set at 152.5 points and it starts at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.
North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs Betting Odds
Both teams blew out their last opponent. The Bulldogs defeated the UAPB Golden Lions 110-60, while the Fighting Hawks beat the Crown College Storm 86-61.
North Dakota dominated nearly every stat category in the game. They had an offensive rebounding percentage of 38.2 and a free throw rate of 0.152. Crown College was 8.9 and 0.090, respectively, for those same stats. Meanwhile, Gonzaga played a flawless game. They had a phenomenal offensive rebounding percentage of 42.9 and a free throw rate of 0.554. UAPB was 14.3 and 0.214, respectively, for those same stats. Gonzaga was lifted by Filip Petrusev, who contributed 25 points and six rebounds. Meanwhile, Filip Rebraca led the way for North Dakota, putting up 20 points and 11 rebounds.
Gonzaga figures to have the edge on the offensive side of the ball. The Bulldogs rank first in offensive efficiency, while the Fighting Hawks rank 181st in defensive efficiency since last season. Additionally, the Fighting Hawks rank 318th in free throw attempt (FTA) rate (0.188), while the Bulldogs rank 22nd in opponents’ FTA rate (0.180).
North Dakota Fighting Hawks at Gonzaga Bulldogs Pick
Basketball Pick: SU Winner – Gonzaga, ATS Winner – North Dakota, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
- Gonzaga ranks 27th in rebounds per game (38.9) while North Dakota ranks 225th (34.3).
- The Bulldogs rank fourth in assists per game (18.1) while the Fighting Hawks rank 158th (13.4).
- The Bulldogs rank 41st in steals per game (7.6) while the Fighting Hawks rank 235th in steals allowed per game (7.0).
- Gonzaga ranks sixth in blocks per game (5.4) while North Dakota ranks 185th (2.9).