College Basketball Matchup - Marist Red Foxes Canisius Golden Griffins Odds Preview
Canisius Golden Griffins vs Marist Red Foxes Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on McCann Field House Sunday as host Marist looks to handle the Canisius Golden Griffins in NCAA hoops action.
Marist will face the 5-1 Golden Griffins, who own a 3-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Red Foxes are 0-4 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Golden Griffins are 1-1 favoring the OVER.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Golden Griffins were listed as 3.5-point favorites earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 282-rated Canisius taking on the No. 230-rated Red Foxes in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 73-56 win for the Golden Griffins on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Marist's No. 337-ranked offense, averaging 55.1 PPG, against a Golden Griffins defense that ranks No. 224 at 68.3 PPG. The Red Foxes field goal percentage has averaged 37.1% so far, less than the Golden Griffins marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.3% per game.
Defensively, Canisius features the nation's No. 133-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.3 points per game. Marist, meanwhile, comes in at No. 339 nationally in scoring at home.
Canisius was a 67-55 winner in its last match on the road against Fairfield. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs. Canisius got 19 points from Billy Baron en route to a 67-55 victory over Fairfield on Friday at Webster Bank Arena.
Marist was a 62-58 winner in their most recent outing at home against Manhattan. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs. Marist got 17 points from Chavaughn Lewis en route to a 62-58 victory over Manhattan on Friday at McCann Field House.
Canisius Golden Griffins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Syracuse are 2-3
After playing Fairfield are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Marist Red Foxes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Maine are 1-0
After playing Manhattan are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
A few Golden Griffins at Red Foxes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Canisius's last 7 games when playing on the road against Marist
Canisius is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Marist
Canisius is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Marist
Canisius is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Marist's last 7 games when playing at home against Canisius
Marist is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Canisius
Marist is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games at home
Marist is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
Canisius at Syracuse, Saturday, December 15
Marist home to Maine, Sunday, December 16