Canisius vs. St. Bonaventure - 11/24/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
St. Bonaventure Bonnies (2-1) at Canisius Golden Griffins (2-1)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Koessler Center)
The Line: Canisius Golden Griffins PK -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The St Bonaventure Bonnies and Canisius Golden Griffins meet Tuesday night at the Koessler Athletic Center.
The St Bonaventure Bonnies look to keep to keep rolling after a decent 2-1 start to the season. The St Bonaventure Bonnies are averaging 74.3 points on 42.5 percent shooting and allowing 71.3 points on 42.9 percent shooting. Dion Wright is averaging 18.3 points and 9.7 rebounds while Jaylen Adams is averaging 14 points and 4.3 assists. Marcus Posley is dishing 4.3 assists while Denzel Gregg is grabbing 7.7 rebounds. The St Bonaventure Bonnies are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 81.3 percent from the free throw line. The downside is that St Bonaventure is allowing teams to shoot 36.2 percent from deep and have just nine blocks in three games. The St Bonaventure Bonnies have split their last 10 road games.
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The Canisius Golden Griffins look for their third straight win to get off to a solid 3-1 start. The Canisius Golden Griffins are averaging 90 points on 45.1 percent shooting and allowing 82.3 points on 46.2 percent shooting. Malcolm McMillan is averaging 26.7 points and 3.7 assists while Phil Valenti is averaging 14.3 points and 6.7 rebounds. Jamal Reynolds is grabbing 9.7 rebounds and Kassius Robertson is dishing 3.3 assists. The Canisius Golden Griffins are shooting 35.3 percent from beyond the arc and 75.7 percent from the free throw line. Canisius is averaging 11 turnovers and has 53 offensive rebounds in three games. The Canisius Golden Griffins have won four straight home games.
The Bonnies are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 Tuesday games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Golden Griffins are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 Tuesday games. The home team is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
Canisius will have a boost at home and has a slid rebounding advantage over the Bonnies. The Golden Griffins should be able to win this toss-up game, especially with St. Bonaventure so up and down on the road.