St. Bonaventure Bonnies vs Rhode Island Rams Odds
The Rhode Island Rams host St. Bonaventure on Saturday, looking to build on their 6-15 mark against the 10-11 Bonnies in college hoops action at Thomas Ryan Center.
Rhode Island battles the Bonnies, currently sitting with a 10-11 mark (8-11-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 6-7-1 for the Rams and 10-8 for the Bonnies.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 182-rated Rams and the No. 218-ranked Bonnies, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 67-63 result in favor of the Bonnies.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Rhode Island has the nation's No. 298-rated offensive output, at 61.7 PPG. The visiting Bonnies defense ranks No. 263 allowing on average 70.3 PPG. The Rams FG% has averaged 40.1% so far, less than the Bonnies marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.9% per game.
Defensively, St. Bonaventure features the nation's No. 301-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.6 points per game. Rhode Island, meanwhile, comes in at No. 326 nationally in scoring at home.
St. Bonaventure was a 77-58 loser in its last match on the road against Butler. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as underdogs. St. Bonaventure suffered a 77-58 loss against Butler on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Demitrius Conger in a losing effort at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
Rhode Island was an 81-53 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Massachusetts. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as underdogs. Rhode Island was run off the court by the Minutemen on Wednesday as Massachusetts routed them 81-53 at Mullins Center.
St. Bonaventure Bonnies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing La Salle are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Rhode Island Rams Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Dayton are 5-5
After playing Massachusetts are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Bonnies at Rams trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Bonaventure's last 5 games when playing on the road against Rhode Island
St. Bonaventure is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
St. Bonaventure is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
St. Bonaventure is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Rhode Island
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Rhode Island's last 9 games when playing St. Bonaventure
Rhode Island is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against St. Bonaventure
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Rhode Island's last 5 games when playing at home against St. Bonaventure
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Rhode Island's last 6 games
St. Bonaventure home to La Salle, Wednesday, February 13
Rhode Island home to Dayton, Wednesday, February 13