The No. 5 Gonzaga Bulldogs handled its business in the desert over the weekend and will return home to Spokane, WA, tonight for a home matchup with the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks.
Gonzaga (9-2) successfully walked out of the Jerry Colangelo Classic in Phoenix on Saturday with a 69-55 victory over Texas Tech. The Bulldogs held control for the duration of the game and kept the Red Raiders at bay defensively to pick up the neutral-site win. Andrew Nembhard led with 16 points, six assists, and three steals. Rasir Bolton followed with 15 points.
Northern Arizona (4-7, 1-1 Big Sky) was also at the Jerry Colangelo Classic in Phoenix on Saturday, falling to San Diego in a 69-59 setback. The Lumberjacks lost despite outrebounding their opponent and forcing 17 turnovers. Jalen Cone led with 20 points in the loss.
How to watch Northern Arizona vs. Gonzaga
When: Monday, December 20th, 9:00 p.m. ET
Where: McCarthey Athletic Center, Spokane, WA
TV: Root Sports Plus
Where to live stream online: Watch Stadium
Live updates and stats: At DraftKings Sportsbook
Spread: Gonzaga -35
Gonzaga should easily handle business at home here and do it in a manner where it stymies Northern Arizona offensively. The Zags are rated 14th in adjusted defensive efficiency on KenPom and are already an under-friendly team this year. Bang the under.
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