Buffalo vs. Canisius - 11/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Canisius Golden Griffins (2-2) at Buffalo Bulls (3-2)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 2:00 pm (Alumni Arena)
The Line: Buffalo Bulls -2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Canisius Golden Griffins and Buffalo Bulls square off Saturday afternoon at the Alumni Arena.
The Canisius Golden Griffins look for their first road victory to get a game above a .500 record. The Canisius Golden Griffins are averaging 85.8 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 81 points on 45.8 percent shooting. Malcolm McMillan is averaging 25.5 points and four assists while Phil Valenti is averaging 12.8 points and 6.3 rebounds. Kassius Robertson is dishing 3.3 assists and Jamal Reynolds is grabbing 9.8 rebounds. The Canisius Golden Griffins are shooting 33 percent from beyond the arc and 75.3 percent from the free throw line. Canisius has five double-digit scorers and is averaging just 10 turnovers per game. The Canisius Golden Griffins have lost five of their last eight road games.
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The Buffalo Bulls look to put together an impressive three-game winning streak with a win here. The Buffalo Bulls are averaging 79.4 points on 39.6 percent shooting and allowing 70.8 points on 42.2 percent shooting. Lamonte Bearden is averaging 13 points and 2.6 assists while Rodell Wigginton is averaging 12.6 points and 6.6 rebounds. Blake Hamilton is dishing two assists and Jarryn Skeete is grabbing 3.8 rebounds. The Buffalo Bulls are shooting 34.2 percent from beyond the arc and 74.2 percent from the free throw line. Buffalo has four double-digit scorers and has racked up 87 offensive rebounds in five games. The Buffalo Bulls have won four straight home games.
The Golden Griffins are 16-7 ATS in their last 23 road games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS loss. The Bulls are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Saturday games and 9-4 ATS in their last 13 non-conference games. The Golden Griffins are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Buffalo.
The Canisius Golden Griffins aren't that great of a road team. When you add in the fact Buffalo is playing well and at home, I like the Bulls to win and cover the small line.