St. Bonaventure Bonnies host Massachusetts Minutemen in college basketball action
Massachusetts Minutemen vs St. Bonaventure Bonnies Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Wednesday when the St. Bonaventure Bonnies try to run the Massachusetts Minutemen off the court at Reilly Center in college hoops action.
The Bonnies bring a 11-13 record (11-11-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 16-8 Minutemen, who are 10-14 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed St. Bonaventure go 11-10 so far and the Minutemen go 10-14.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Bonnies as 1-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 231-ranked Bonnies and the No. 84-rated Minutemen in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 73-71 win for the Minutemen on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Minutemen rank No. 72 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.2 per game. That compares with St. Bonaventure’s No. 275 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where St. Bonaventure is college basketball's No. 81-ranked team at 7.1 per game, while the Minutemen rate No. 87 with 7 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Massachusetts owns the country's No. 227-rated mark, allowing 71.7 points per game on the highway. St. Bonaventure, on the other hand, rates No. 141 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Massachusetts was an 83-82 loser at home against Temple. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Massachusetts suffered an 83-82 loss against Temple on Saturday, getting 17 points from Freddie Riley in a losing effort at Mullins Center.
St. Bonaventure was an 83-80 loser in its last match on the road against Richmond. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. The Bonnies got a huge 30-point effort from Eric Mosley but still lost 83-80 against Richmond on Saturday at Robins Center.
Massachusetts Minutemen Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Dayton are 3-7
After playing Temple are 3-7
After a loss are 7-3
St. Bonaventure Bonnies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Duquesne are 4-6
After playing Richmond are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
A few Minutemen at Bonnies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Massachusetts's last 5 games when playing on the road against St. Bonaventure
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Massachusetts's last 7 games on the road
Massachusetts is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Massachusetts is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Bonaventure's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Bonaventure's last 5 games when playing at home against Massachusetts
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of St. Bonaventure's last 7 games
St. Bonaventure is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games at home
Massachusetts home to Dayton, Saturday, February 23
St. Bonaventure at Duquesne, Saturday, February 23