The semifinals of the West Coast Conference Tournament will take place on Monday at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, featuring a game between the Brigham Young Cougars and the Saint Mary’s Gaels. The game is scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m. PT, and the Gaels are the favorites to win by 6.5 points, with a game total of 131.5 points.
In their past five games, BYU has won three and lost two, with their most recent victory against Loyola Marymount. In contrast, Saint Mary’s has won four out of their last five games, with their only defeat against Gonzaga.
Saint Mary’s has already beaten BYU twice this season, once in Provo and another at home. However, in the WCC quarterfinals, BYU won against the number four seed Loyola Marymount by ten points. The Cougars’ star players include Fousseyni Traore, Rudi Williams, Spencer Johnson, and Gideon George.
BYU has an average score of 75.6 points per game, with a shooting percentage of 45.3 percent. However, they concede an average of 69.9 points per game, with an adjusted defensive efficiency of 38th and an effective field goal percentage of 153rd.
Saint Mary’s, who are co-West Coast champions, split their two meetings with Gonzaga this season. The Gaels’ key players are Logan Johnson, Aidan Mahaney, Alex Ducas, and Mitchell Saxen.
Saint Mary’s has an average score of 71.9 points per game, with a shooting percentage of 46.1 percent. They concede an average of 59.3 points per game, with an adjusted defensive efficiency of 5th and an effective field goal percentage of 67th.
BYU will be looking for their fourth straight win, while the Saint Mary’s Gaels will try to get back on the winning track after the loss to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The Saint Mary’s Gaels are favored by oddsmakers to win Monday’s game.
BYU Cougars vs Saint Mary’s Gaels Game Information
- Date: 03/06/2023
- Time: 09:00 PM ET
- Location: Orleans Arena.
- How to Watch S BYU vs St Mary’s: FS1
- Live Stream: CBS.com
BYU vs St Mary’s Betting Lines
St Mary is -305 according to our Vegas NCAAB Lines. This means that if you wager $100 you have the chance to win $32.79. On the other side, BYU is +253 according to the Vegas NCAAB Lines. This means that if you wager $100 you have the chance to win $253.
The implied probability for these two teams attached to the betting lines has St Mary’s at a 75.31% chance of winning the game, meanwhile BYU has 28.33% probability of finishing the game with the W.
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