The No. 1-seed Gonzaga Bulldogs play the winner of a play-in game between the No. 16-seed Fairleigh Dickinson Knights and the No. 16-seed Prairie View A&M Panthers in West Region action of the First Round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament on Thursday, March 21.
Tipoff for this March Madness matchup is at 7:27 PM ET and the game will be broadcast on truTV and streamed on NCAA March Madness Live.
Here’s what you need to know about the matchup as you fill out your Yahoo! Sports Tourney Pick ‘Em bracket for a chance to win $1,000,000.
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Gonzaga regular season review:
Gonzaga went 30-3 overall, averaging 89.8 points per game while shooting 53.4 percent from the field and 36.7 from three-point range during the regular season. As a team the Bulldogs averaged 39.1 rebounds, 18.1 assists, 7.5 steals, 5.5 blocks and 10.1 turnovers per game in regular season play.
Gonzaga players to watch:
During the regular season, Rui Hachimura recorded 20.6 points and 6.7 rebounds. Brandon Clarke recorded 16.6 points, 8.5 rebounds, 1.2 steals and 3.1 blocks. Zach Norvell recorded 15.7 points, 3.1 assists and 1.4 steals.
Fairleigh Dickinson/Prairie View A&M regular season review:
Check out our preview of the play-in game between Fairleigh Dickinson and Prairie View A&M for everything you need to know.
Gonzaga vs. Fairleigh Dickinson/Prairie View A&M Prediction:
If Gonzaga plays Fairleigh Dickinson:
Fairleigh Dickinson: 65
If Gonzaga plays Prairie View A&M:
Prairie View A&M: 66
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Gonzaga vs Fairleigh Dickinson/Prairie View A&M: Odds, Location, Game Time, TV Channel, Live Stream
Location: Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Game Date: Thursday, March 21
Game Time: 7:27 PM ET
TV Channel: truTV
Live Stream: NCAA March Madness Live
All March Madness First Round Previews, Odds and Predictions:
East: Duke vs. North Dakota State/North Carolina Central | Michigan State vs. Bradley | LSU vs. Yale | Virginia Tech vs. Saint Louis | Mississippi St. vs. Liberty | Maryland vs. Belmont/Temple | Louisville vs. Minnesota | VCU vs. UCF
West: Gonzaga vs. Fairleigh Dickinson/Prairie View A&M | Michigan vs. Montana | Texas Tech vs. Northern Kentucky | Florida State vs. Vermont | Marquette vs. Murray State | Buffalo vs. Arizona State/St. John's | Nevada vs. Florida | Syracuse vs. Baylor
South: Virginia vs. Gardner-Webb | Tennessee vs. Colgate | Purdue vs. Old Dominion | Kansas St. vs. UC Irvine | Wisconsin vs. Oregon | Villanova vs. St. Mary's | Cincinnati vs. Iowa | Mississippi vs. Oklahoma
Midwest: North Carolina vs. Iona | Kentucky vs. Abilene Christian | Houston vs. Georgia State | Kansas vs. Northeastern | Auburn vs. New Mexico St. | Iowa State vs. Ohio State | Wofford vs. Seton Hall | Utah State vs. Washington
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