Mount St. Mary’s College Basketball Betting Line Vs. Canisius – March 7, 2023

Posted on March 7, 2023

The Canisius Golden Griffins (10-19, 8-12 MAAC) will look to continue a three-game winning run when hitting the road against the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers (12-19, 8-12 MAAC) on March 7, 2023 at Boardwalk Hall.

Tuesday’s matchup between the Mountaineers and the Golden Griffins features the Mountaineers as close 1.5-point favorites. The matchup has a point total of 136.

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Mount St. Mary’s Betting Line, Matchup Info Vs. Canisius

  • When: Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at 5:00 PM ET
  • Where: Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN+
  • Spread Favorite: Mount St. Mary’s -1.5
  • Moneyline Favorite: Mount St. Mary’s -127
  • Moneyline Underdog: Canisius +104
  • Over/Under: 136 points

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Mount St. Mary’s Betting Trends

  • The Mountaineers have compiled a 12-17-1 ATS record so far this year.
  • Mount St. Mary’s has covered the spread twice this season (2-6 ATS) when playing as at least 1.5-point favorites.
  • The Mountaineers have come away with four wins in the 10 contests they have been listed as the favorites in this season.
  • This year, Mount St. Mary’s has won three of eight games when listed as at least -127 or better on the moneyline.
  • Mountaineers games have hit the over 16 out of 30 times this season.
  • Mount St. Mary’s games this season have gone over this contest’s total of 136 points 10 times.
  • The average total in Mountaineers games this season is 130.7, 5.3 points fewer than this matchup’s over/under.

Mount St. Mary’s Top Performers

Jalen Benjamin 29 15.8 2.9 3.8 0.7 0.1 1.6
Dakota Leffew 29 13.0 2.6 1.8 1.3 0.4 2.3
Malik Jefferson 22 8.8 7.2 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.0
Deandre Thomas 21 7.8 2.8 2.5 0.7 0.1 1.3
George Tinsley 31 7.1 5.9 1.2 0.8 0.5 0.7

Mount St. Mary’s Season Stats

  • Mount St. Mary’s averages 63.9 points per game (340th in college basketball) while giving up 66.8 per contest (83rd in college basketball). It has a -92 scoring differential overall and has been outscored by 2.9 points per game.
  • The Mountaineers pull down 31.5 rebounds per game (261st in college basketball) compared to the 32.5 of their opponents.
  • In conference matchups, the Mountaineers average fewer points per game (63.8) than their season average (63.9).
  • Defensively, Mount St. Mary’s is allowing 67.5 points per game this year in conference contests. As a comparison, its season average (66.8 points per game) is 0.7 PPG allowed lower.
  • Looking at three-pointers, the Mountaineers’ offense has been more productive in MAAC matchups this season, sinking 6.9 threes per contest and converting 38.1% of their shots from deep, compared to their season average of 6.7 threes per game with a 35.8% three-point percentage.
  • Offensively Mount St. Mary’s has been worse when playing at home this year, scoring 61.6 points per game, compared to 65.7 per game on the road.
  • Defensively the Mountaineers have been better at home this year, giving up 62.9 points per game, compared to 70.1 on the road.

Mount St. Mary’s Recent And Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Spread
2/17/2023 Niagara W 70-66 Home -1
2/19/2023 Canisius W 75-74 Home -3
2/24/2023 Iona L 80-68 Home +9.5
2/26/2023 Rider W 63-58 Away +5
3/4/2023 Manhattan W 74-69 Away +2
3/7/2023 Canisius Home -1.5

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Canisius Betting Trends

  • Canisius has covered 16 times in 28 games with a spread this year.
  • The Golden Griffins have an ATS record of 12-8 when playing as at least 1.5-point underdogs this year.
  • This season, Canisius has won six out of the 21 games, or 28.6%, in which it has been the underdog.
  • The Golden Griffins have a record of 5-15 in games where sportsbooks have them as underdogs of at least +104 on the moneyline.
  • In Canisius’ 28 chances this year, the combined scoring has gone over the point total 16 times.
  • The Golden Griffins have combined with their opponent to score more than 136 points in 18 of 28 games this season.
  • Canisius’ games this year have had a 143.0-point total on average, 7.0 more points than this matchup’s over/under.

Canisius Top Performers

Jordan Henderson 25 13.8 3.0 2.2 1.0 0.3 2.0
Tahj Staveskie 29 12.3 3.2 2.8 1.0 0.4 1.6
Jamir Moultrie 24 9.5 0.8 1.2 0.4 0.0 1.8
Jacco Fritz 29 8.4 5.9 2.4 0.9 0.5 0.4
TJ Gadsden 22 7.7 4.2 0.9 0.5 0.3 1.0

Canisius Season Stats

  • The Golden Griffins put up 70.5 points per game (204th in college basketball) while allowing 72.5 per contest (249th in college basketball). They have a -57 scoring differential and have been outscored by 2.0 points per game.
  • The 31.9 rebounds per game Canisius accumulates rank 245th in the country, 1.2 fewer than the 33.1 its opponents collect.
  • The Golden Griffins have averaged 1.8 fewer points in MAAC play (68.7) than overall (70.5).
  • In MAAC games, Canisius has allowed 2.2 fewer points per game (70.3) than overall (72.5) in 2022-23.
  • From beyond the arc, the Golden Griffins are making 7.9 treys in conference games (compared to 8.6 for the season), and shooting 34.4% in conference (versus 35.0% overall).
  • Canisius averages 71.2 points per game at home, and 69.9 on the road.
  • At home the Golden Griffins are giving up 67.7 points per game, 9.2 fewer points than they are away (76.9).

Canisius Recent And Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Spread
2/17/2023 Rider W 81-78 Away +6
2/19/2023 Mount St. Mary’s L 75-74 Away +3
2/24/2023 Saint Peter’s W 66-53 Home -3.5
2/26/2023 Fairfield W 64-51 Home -2.5
3/4/2023 Niagara W 81-68 Home -2.5
3/7/2023 Mount St. Mary’s Away +1.5

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