Canisius Golden Griffins (1-2) at Monmouth Hawks (2-2)
College Basketball: Monday, December 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm (OceanFirst Bank Center)
The Line: Monmouth Hawks -5.5 -- Over/Under: 153 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Canisius Golden Griffins and Monmouth Hawks meet Monday in college basketball action at the OceanFirst Bank Center.
The Canisius Golden Griffins look for a win to get back to a .500 record. The Canisius Golden Griffins are averaging 66.5 points on 42.9 percent shooting and allowing 64 points on 43.8 percent shooting. Majesty Brandon is averaging 18.5 points and three rebounds while Malek Green is averaging 14.5 points and one assist. Jordan Henderson is dishing three assists and Armon Harried is grabbing two rebounds. The Canisius Golden Griffins are shooting 30 percent from beyond the arc and 62.9 percent from the free throw line. The Canisius Golden Griffins are allowing 25.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 27 rebounds per game.
The Monmouth Hawks look for a win to get a game above a .500 record. The Monmouth Hawks are averaging 80.7 points on 42.7 percent shooting and allowing 83.3 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Deion Hammond is averaging 20.3 points and 1.7 rebounds while George Papas is averaging 20.3 points and 1.3 rebounds. Donovann Toatley is the third double-digit scorer and Melik Martin is dishing 2.3 assists. The Monmouth Hawks are shooting 40.8 percent from beyond the arc and 70 percent from the free throw line. The Monmouth Hawks are allowing 42.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.3 rebounds per game.
The Golden Griffins are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games as a road underdog and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Hawks are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games as a favorite and 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 home games. The under is 4-1 in Golden Griffins last 5 overall. The over is 4-1 in Hawks last 5 overall. The favorite is 7-2 ATS in the last 9 meetings.
The Monmouth Hawks have been the better team up to this point with a much more reliable offense and they just smoked the Golden Griffins yesterday. The Canisius Golden Griffins don't have the offensive horses to hang in this game. I'll lay the chalk with the home team.