Fordham at St. Bonaventure 1/12/19 - CBB Picks & Predictions
The Fordham Rams visit Reilly Center in Saint Bonaventure, New York on Saturday to play the St. Bonaventure Bonnies. Fordham fell to 9-6 on the season following its 66-61 loss to Duquesne on Wednesday. The Rams were led in the loss by Jalen Cobb with 16 points and nine boards, while Antwon Portley scored 14. The loss was Fordham’s third straight.
St. Bonaventure improved to 5-10 on the season following its 73-47 win over St. Joseph’s on Wednesday. LaDarien Griffin led the Bonnies with 19 points hitting 8 of his 12 field goal attempts, while Osun Osunniyi posted a double-double in the win. The win snapped the Bonnies five-game losing streak.
Nick Honor leads the Rams in scoring with an average of 16.0 points per game. The leading rebounder for Fordham is Jesse Bunting with an average of 5.1 per game, while Antwon Portley is the leader in assists with an average of 3.2 per game. Fordham is shooting 42.6% from the field and 34.8% from 3-point territory.
Courtney Stockard leads St. Bonaventure in scoring with an average of 15.3 points per game, while Kyle Lofton leads the Bonnies in assists with an average of 4.2 per game and Osun Osunniyi leads the team in rebounds with an average of 5.7 per game. St. Bonaventure is shooting 43.8% from the field and 32.9% from 3-point territory.
St. Bonaventure holds a big advantage head-to-head with Fordham having covered the number in 8 of the last 10 between the two. Fordham has failed to covered 5 of its last 7 in Atlantic 10 play and 30 of its last 43 games overall. Final Score Prediction, St. Bonaventure Bonnies win and cover ATS 65-58.