College baskeball point spread favors Bonnies in battle with Bulls
Buffalo Bulls vs St. Bonaventure Bonnies Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Saturday when the St. Bonaventure Bonnies try to run the Buffalo Bulls off the court at Reilly Center in college hoops action.
The Bonnies currently sports a 6-0 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 4-0 ATS. The Bulls are 2-6 and 1-6 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Bonnies produce a 0-4 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bulls have gone 2-1 against the number.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Bonnies as 10.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bonnies sit at No. 210 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bulls sit at No. 192 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Bonnies will win this game 67-60.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature St. Bonaventure's No. 159-rated squad against Buffalo's No. 183-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, St. Bonaventure rates No. 98 in the country with 7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 274 nationally with 4.8 per match.
Defensively, Buffalo features the nation's No. 193-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.8 points per game. St. Bonaventure, meanwhile, comes in at No. 184 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Buffalo, they were a 54-39 loser as they battled Temple at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 7.5-point underdog. The Bulls endured a 54-39 loss at the hands of the Owls on Wednesday, despite a 14-point effort from Javon McCrea at Alumni Arena.
St. Bonaventure was a 69-64 loser in its last match on the road against Ohio. They covered the 13-point spread as underdogs. The Bonnies endured a 69-64 loss at the hands of the Bobcats on Wednesday, despite a 19-point effort from Eric Mosley at Ohio University Convocation Center.
Buffalo Bulls Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Wisc-Milwaukee are 0-1
After playing Temple are 2-1
After a loss are 5-5
St. Bonaventure Bonnies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Siena are 2-4
After playing Ohio are 2-4
After a loss are 9-1
A few Bulls at Bonnies trends to consider:
Buffalo is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Buffalo is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
St. Bonaventure is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
St. Bonaventure is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Buffalo
St. Bonaventure is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
Buffalo at Wisc-Milwaukee, Wednesday, December 5
St. Bonaventure home to Siena, Tuesday, December 4