The Santa Clara Broncos (9-4) host the San Diego Toreros (2-6) in a matchup of WCC teams at Leavey Center, tipping off at 9:00 PM ET on Thursday, February 18, 2021. The Toreros are 6.5-point underdogs in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has a point total of 137.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 18, 2021, 2:15 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Broncos (-6.5)

Both DraftKings and the model expect the Broncos to walk away with the victory, but the model spread (8.4) is 1.9 points further in their direction.

Pick OU:
Under (137)

The model predicts a total 1.3 points lower than the one set by DraftKings for this matchup.

Prediction: Santa Clara 72, San Diego 64

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Examining the Over/Under

  • The Broncos have an average implied point total of 71.7 this season, which is 0.3 points lower than their implied total in Thursday’s game (72).
  • Santa Clara has outscored this matchup’s implied point total (72) five times.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Toreros (77.3) is 12.3 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (65).
  • San Diego has scored more than 65 points four times on the season.

Implied totals are projected point totals for each team based on totals and spreads set by sportsbooks.

Santa Clara and San Diego Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 6.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Broncos 5-6 1-2 6-5
Toreros 4-3 1-0 4-3

Against The Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Last 5 Games

Santa Clara

San Diego
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/16/2021 Loyola Marymount (CA) Loss 76-73 1/28/2021 Gonzaga Loss 90-62
1/23/2021 Loyola Marymount (CA) Win 72-69 1/23/2021 Portland Win 78-70
1/21/2021 San Francisco Loss 73-50 1/19/2021 Loyola Marymount (CA) Loss 72-69
1/17/2021 San Diego Win 69-63 1/17/2021 Santa Clara Loss 69-63
1/14/2021 Pacific (CA) Loss 79-58 12/19/2020 UC Irvine Loss 85-53

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