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Saint Peter's Peacocks vs Canisius Golden Griffins Odds
The Saint Peter's Peacocks will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Golden Griffins in Canisius at Koessler Center on Thursday in college basketball action.
Supporters of the Peacocks have watched them go 9-18 and 7-13-1 ATS on the year, while the Golden Griffins are at 17-11 and 13-10 ATS. In totals betting, the Golden Griffins are 7-15, while the Peacocks have a 10-7-1 mark.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Canisius Golden Griffins as 12.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 151-rated Golden Griffins and the No. 312-ranked Peacocks, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 70-61 result in favor of the Golden Griffins.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Canisius's No. 169-rated squad against Saint Peter's's No. 299-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Canisius rates No. 2 in the country with 9.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 296 nationally with 4.9 per match.
Defensively, Saint Peter's features the nation's No. 99-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.2 points per game. Canisius, meanwhile, comes in at No. 98 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Saint Peter's was a 66-59 winner on the road against Hampton. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. The Peacocks got a terrific 26-point effort from Desi Washington as Saint Peter's defeated Hampton 66-59 on Saturday at Hampton Convocation Center.
Canisius was an 87-79 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Vermont. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as underdogs. Harold Washington went off for 29 points and added 2 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Vermont handed Canisius an 87-79 defeat at Roy Patrick Gym.
Saint Peter's Peacocks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Niagara are 3-7
After a win are 2-8
Canisius Golden Griffins Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Rider are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
A few Peacocks at Golden Griffins trends to consider:
Saint Peter's is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Canisius
Saint Peter's is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Saint Peter's is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Canisius's last 7 games at home
Canisius is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Canisius's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Canisius's last 5 games when playing Saint Peter's
Saint Peter's at Niagara, Saturday, March 2
Canisius home to Rider, Saturday, March 2