Quinnipiac Bobcats visit Canisius Golden Griffins in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
|Quinnipiac Bobcats||Canisius Golden Griffins|
|17-8||February 20, 2014, 07:00 | Koessler Center||18-9|
The Canisius Golden Griffins will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Quinnipiac Bobcats at Koessler Center on Thursday in NCAA hoops play.
The Golden Griffins sport a record of 18-9 and 15-9 ATS heading into this battle, while the Bobcats have 17-8 and 11-7 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 16-7 for the Golden Griffins and 12-6 for the Bobcats.
View Quinnipiac Bobcats vs Canisius Golden Griffins Odds and Stats.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Bobcats were listed as 7-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
This game matches up the No. 104 (Golden Griffins) and the No. 47 (Bobcats) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.
Quinnipiac won its last outing, a 74-64 result against Saint Peter's on February 16. They covered in that game as an 8-point favorite. Saint Peter's was victimized for 23 points and 12 rebounds by Ousmane Drame as the Bobcats bested the Peacocks 74-64 in college basketball action on Sunday.
Last time out for Canisius, they were a 92-88 winner as they battled Siena on the road. They covered in the match as a 3-point favorite. Billy Baron poured in a team-high 40 points for Canisius on Sunday, as they defeated Siena 92-88 at Times Union Center.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Canisius's No. 34 nationally ranked offense (77.96 points per game) against a Bobcats defense that sits as the No. 218 at 74.72 PPG. The Golden Griffins have been averaging 45.59% from the field, more than the Bobcats have managed so far this season (41.94% on average).
A few Bobcats at Golden Griffins trends to consider:
Quinnipiac is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Quinnipiac is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Quinnipiac's last 8 games
Quinnipiac is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Canisius is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Canisius is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Canisius's last 12 games
Canisius is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
Quinnipiac at Niagara, Saturday, February 22nd
Canisius at Fairfield, Saturday, February 22nd