Canisius vs. Saint Peter's - 2/15/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Saint Peter's Peacocks (13-13) at Canisius Golden Griffins (12-12)
College Basketball: Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 2:00 pm (Koessler Center)
The Line: Canisius Golden Griffins -3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Canisius Golden Griffins and the St. Peter’s Peacocks face off on Sunday at Koessler Athletic Center in MAAC college basketball action.
The Canisius Golden Griffins are 12-12 this season and they have lost their last four games. Canisius is averaging 63.6 points and they are shooting 39.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 61.7 points and their opponents are shooting 40.7 percent. Zach Lewis leads the Golden Griffins averaging 14 points per game. Phil Valenti is averaging 10.6 points, Josiah Heath is averaging 8.3 points and 6.1 rebounds, and Jermaine Crumpton is averaging 7.3 points. Canisius is 7-4 at home and 7-8 in the MAAC.
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The St. Peter’s Peacocks are 13-13 this season and they have won their last three games. St. Peter’s is averaging 62 points and they are shooting 41.3 percent and defensively they are allowing 60.5 points and their opponents are shooting 39.5 percent. Marvin Dominique leads the Peacocks averaging 14.7 points and 7.7 rebounds per game. Desi Washington is averaging 14.3 points, Tyler Gaskins is averaging 9.5 points, and Quadir Welton is averaging 7.3 points and 5.3 rebounds. St. Peter’s is 7-7 on the road and 7-8 in the MAAC.
Canisius is 0-4 against the spread in their last four games and 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games against a team with a losing road record. St. Peter’s is 4-0 against the spread in their last four games, 6-13-1 against the spread in their last 20 Sunday games, and 4-0 against the spread in their last four road games. The underdog has covered the point spread in 16 of the last 23 meetings of these two.
St. Peter’s is playing the better basketball right now so taking the points with them is the play.