Siena vs Canisius: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 5, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 5, 2021

The Siena Saints (12-3) are favored (-6) to continue a four-game winning streak when they host the Canisius Golden Griffins (6-5) at 7:00 PM ET on Friday, March 5, 2021 at Times Union Center. The contest airs on ESPN3. The point total for the matchup is 140.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 5, 2021, 12:17 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Siena Betting Information

  • Siena has managed to cover the spread in less than half its games this season, amassing a record of 3-5 against the spread.
  • The Saints have an even record against the spread when favored by at least 6 points, going 3-3 this season.
  • 4 of 8 Siena games this season (50%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.
  • The Saints won 73-66 over the Golden Griffins when they met on Thursday. Jackson Stormo scored 18 points for the Saints, while Malek Green paced the Golden Griffins with 21. The Saints covered the 6.5-point spread, and the game went under the 140 over/under set for the matchup.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Siena Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Manny Camper 15 14.4 10.1 4.0 1.0 0.3 0.9
Jordan King 15 12.7 1.5 2.1 0.8 0.1 1.9
Jalen Pickett 12 12.0 6.3 4.5 0.8 1.2 2.1
Jackson Stormo 15 10.7 5.7 1.1 0.5 0.8 0.0
Nick Hopkins 11 7.8 3.2 1.0 1.3 0.0 1.6

Canisius Betting Information

  • With a 4-3 record ATS this season, the Golden Griffins have outperformed expectations.
  • For the second time this season, the Golden Griffins are at least a 6-point underdog, where they have a record of 0-1 against the spread.
  • Canisius and its opponents have often covered the total points bet this season, doing so in 57.1% (4) of its seven games played.
  • The Golden Griffins fell to the Saints 73-66 on Thursday in each team’s last outing. Green led the Golden Griffins with 21 points, while Stormo scored 18 points to lead the Saints. The Saints covered the 6.5-point spread in the matchup, and the game went under the 140-point over/under.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Canisius Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Malek Green 11 13.4 7.2 1.0 0.7 0.4 0.9
Majesty Brandon 11 12.1 2.7 1.3 1.2 0.7 1.5
Jordan Henderson 11 8.6 3.8 1.8 0.5 0.1 1.5
Jacco Fritz 10 8.4 6.6 2.9 0.5 1.0 0.3
Ahamadou Fofana 11 7.6 2.5 2.8 0.8 0.0 1.1

Total Facts

  • In Siena’s matchups this season, the Saints and their opponents have exceeded Friday’s over/under of 140 points five times (33.3% of opportunities).
  • In six out of Canisius’ 11 games this season (54.5%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the point total in Friday’s matchup.
  • The Saints average 68.1 points per game against the Golden Griffins’ 69.4, amounting to 2.5 points under the game’s point total of 140.
  • The 132.9 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 7.1 fewer than the 140 over/under in this contest.
  • On average, the over/under in Saints games is 9.2 points fewer than the over/under of 140 points in this matchup.
  • A difference of 0.5 points separates this matchup’s over/under (140 points) and the average total points bet in Golden Griffins games (139.5 points) this season.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/4/2021 Siena Siena -6.5 140 -289 +230 Regular Season 73-66 SIENA
1/17/2020 Siena Canisius -0.5 144.5 -113 -110 Regular Season 73-63 CANISI
12/23/2019 Siena Siena -7 141.5 -318 +252 Regular Season 73-72 SIENA

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