St. Bonaventure Bonnies vs. Niagara Purple Eagles - 12/30/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Niagara Purple Eagles (3-9) at St. Bonaventure Bonnies (7-3)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Reilly Center)
The Line: St. Bonaventure Bonnies -15 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The St Bonaventure Bonnies will host the Niagara Purple Eagles this Wednesday.
The St Bonaventure Bonnies come into this game with a 7-3 record and are currently 8th in the Atlantic 10. The Bonnies lost their last game 73-70 to Siena on the road. Through 10 games this season the leading scorer for St Bonaventure has been Marcus Posely who is averaging 18.1 points per game and 4.1 rebounds with 3.5 assists. Jaylen Adams is second on the team with 16.2 points and 4.4 assists.
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Niagara comes into this game with a 3-9 record and are currently 9th in the MAAC. Niagara comes into this game on a 4 game losing streak with their most recent game being a 65-56 loss to Albany. Niagara through 12 games this season have been led by Matt Scott who is averaging 16.3 points per game and 7.0 rebounds with 3.0 assists. Emile Blackman is second on the team with 15.2 points per game and 4.0 rebounds. Niagara is in search of a win here on the road.
Niagara is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 Wednesday games. The Purple Eagles are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record. St Bonaventure is 8-0 against the spread in their last 8 games vs. a team with a losing record. The Bonnies are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 home games.
Niagara has been a bad team so far this season and they are in for a tough game here at St Bonaventure. St Bonaventure is coming off of a bad loss but i expect them to take care of business here and beat Niagara.