Brigham Young @ San Francisco
Current Records: Brigham Young 14-4; San Francisco 15-2
What to Know
The San Francisco Dons are 3-9 against the Brigham Young Cougars since January of 2016, but they'll have a chance to close the gap a little bit this past Saturday. San Francisco has the luxury of staying home another game and will welcome BYU at 11 p.m. ET Jan. 15 at War Memorial Gymnasium. The Dons are out to keep their 12-game home win streak alive.
San Francisco took their matchup against the Loyola Marymount Lions this past Thursday by a conclusive 97-73 score. San Francisco's guard Jamaree Bouyea did his thing and had 22 points and five assists.
Meanwhile, the oddsmakers predicted a rough contest for BYU this past Thursday, and boy were they were right. They have to be aching after a bruising 110-84 loss to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The top scorers for the Cougars were guard Alex Barcello (19 points) and forward Caleb Lohner (17 points).
The Dons are the favorite in this one, with an expected 4.5-point margin of victory. Those who got lucky with them against the spread this past Thursday might want to hold off on placing bets this time since the team has yet to string together back-to-back wins against the spread.
San Francisco's win brought them up to 15-2 while BYU's defeat pulled them down to 14-4. San Francisco is 12-2 after wins this year, and BYU is 3-0 after losses.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 11 p.m. ET
- Where: War Memorial Gymnasium -- San Francisco, California
- TV: CBS Sports Network
- Live Stream: CBSSports.com or fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Watch on your Phone: CBS Sports App
- Watch on Connected TV: CBS Sports App on Roku and Fire TV
- Ticket Cost: $105.00
The Dons are a 4.5-point favorite against the Cougars, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 4.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
Brigham Young have won nine out of their last 12 games against San Francisco.
- Feb 25, 2021 - Brigham Young 79 vs. San Francisco 73
- Jan 16, 2021 - Brigham Young 72 vs. San Francisco 63
- Feb 08, 2020 - Brigham Young 90 vs. San Francisco 76
- Jan 25, 2020 - San Francisco 83 vs. Brigham Young 82
- Feb 21, 2019 - San Francisco 77 vs. Brigham Young 71
- Jan 19, 2019 - San Francisco 82 vs. Brigham Young 63
- Feb 10, 2018 - Brigham Young 75 vs. San Francisco 73
- Jan 04, 2018 - Brigham Young 69 vs. San Francisco 59
- Feb 11, 2017 - Brigham Young 68 vs. San Francisco 52
- Jan 12, 2017 - Brigham Young 85 vs. San Francisco 75
- Feb 11, 2016 - Brigham Young 114 vs. San Francisco 89
- Jan 09, 2016 - Brigham Young 102 vs. San Francisco 92
Injury Report for San FranciscoNo Injury Information
Injury Report for Brigham Young
- Richard Harward: Out for the Season (Illness)
- Gavin Baxter: Out for the Season (Knee)