- Nov 21, 2019
ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. — Whenever an arctic blast of cold air descends upon the continental United States, Western New York is not a desirable setting. But you can throw that notion out the window and into the snow squalls this Saturday, as the Reilly Center is the place to be.
The St. Bonaventure Bonnies host the Dayton Flyers, the Atlantic 10’s preseason favorite, at 8 p.m.
This game will air in primetime on ESPNU.
Bona enters Saturday’s game on a two-game winning streak, as does the Flyers, who most recently defeated Loyola Chicago in overtime 85-81 Tuesday night.
“We talk about momentum and all of that stuff, but that momentum will end once the ball goes up Saturday night and Dayton scores their first basket,” said Mark Schmidt, the St. Bonaventure coach. “Winning two games should motivate us to work harder. That’s our goal. We are not where we need to be. We did not play perfectly either game in Richmond, so we have much to learn and improve upon. Those were two good victories...