This article takes a look at the upcoming matchup between Gonzaga and Saint Mary's, which is scheduled to take place.

According to the Associated Press poll, Saint Mary's received nine votes, while Gonzaga received four votes.

 The Zags aim to secure their first Quad 1 triumph of the season, while the Gaels aim to attain their fourth.

The Gaels' roster is talented and well-rounded, with Aidan Mahaney, Augustus Marciulionis, Mitchell Saxen, Joshua Jefferson, Alex Ducas, and Luke Barrett among the talented players.

 The Gaels rank third in the NCAA for scoring defense, second in rebounding margin, and ninth in field goal percentage defense.

 Gonzaga primarily relies on scoring from within the restricted area, but faces significant challenges in obtaining close-range baskets.

A total of 17 victories and six defeats have been accumulated by the team throughout the course of the season.

I find the manner in which Graham Ike intends to challenge the Gaels' frontcourt to be the most intriguing aspect of his strategy.

The game will end with a high-pitched atmosphere, with Gonzaga having a consecutive victory streak of five and Saint Mary's having a consecutive victory streak of nine.