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Canisius Golden Griffins Favored by -6.5 Point Spread Against the Monmouth Hawks on Friday

Monmouth Hawks


Canisius Golden Griffins
Friday, January 02, 2015 7:00 PM ET
Koessler Center

The Canisius Golden Griffins host Monmouth on Friday, looking to build on their 7-4 mark against the 5-7 Hawks in college basketball betting action at Koessler Center.

Monmouth Hawks vs Canisius Golden Griffins Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Monmouth Hawks were listed as 6.5-point underdogs at many online Sportsbooks, including the odds makers at 5Dimes.

Monmouth Hawks vs Canisius Golden Griffins Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Canisius Golden Griffins bring a 7-4 record (3-3 ATS) to this tilt against the 5-7 Hawks, who are 7-3 ATS. Those OVER/UNDER betting have witnessed Canisius go 0-0 so far and the Monmouth Hawks go 0-2.

This college basketball game matches up the No. 136 (Canisius) and the No. 153 (Monmouth) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA basketball power rankings.

How Monmouth Hawks vs Canisius Golden Griffins Stats Matchup

Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Canisius has the nation's No. 225-rated offensive output, at 62.36 PPG. The visiting Monmouth Hawks defense ranks No. 119 allowing on average 64.17 PPG. The Golden Griffins FG% has averaged 38.28% so far, less than the Canisius Hawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.44% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Deon Jones scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Hawks to a win (they lost 59-58 to Rutgers at Multipurpose Activity Center on Sunday).

Phil Valenti scored 18 points leading the Golden Griffins to a 67-55 victory over UMKC at Koessler Center on Tuesday.

Monmouth Hawks vs Canisius Golden Griffins Betting Odds Trends

Monmouth is 6-18 SU in its last 24 games
Monmouth is 2-13 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Canisius is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Canisius is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Monmouth at Niagara, Sunday, January 4th
Canisius at Manhattan, Sunday, January 4th