Wisconsin-Milwaukee @ Cleveland State
Current Records: Wisconsin-Milwaukee 7-16; Cleveland State 15-5
What to Know
The Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers and the Cleveland State Vikings will face off in a Horizon League clash at 3 p.m. ET Feb. 6 at Wolstein Center. The teams split their matchups last year, with the Panthers winning the first 81-80 and Cleveland State taking the second 71-65.
Wisconsin-Milwaukee came up short against the PFW Mastodons this past Friday, falling 70-60.
Meanwhile, Cleveland State had enough points to win and then some against the Green Bay Phoenix this past Friday, taking their matchup 85-69.
Wisconsin-Milwaukee is the clear underdog, so they're hoping it's the size of the fight that determines this one. They have failed bettors playing the spread in their past four games, so buyers beware.
Wisconsin-Milwaukee is now 7-16 while the Vikings sit at 15-5. A pair of numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Panthers are 10th worst in college basketball in takeaways, with only 10.3 on average. To make matters even worse for Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Cleveland State ranks 33rd in college basketball when it comes to takeaways, with 15.9 on average. So the cards are definitely stacked in Cleveland State's favor.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 3 p.m. ET
- Where: Wolstein Center -- Cleveland, Ohio
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $8.00
The Vikings are a big 10.5-point favorite against the Panthers, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Vikings as a 10-point favorite.
Wisconsin-Milwaukee have won seven out of their last 13 games against Cleveland State.
- Mar 08, 2021 - Cleveland State 71 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 65
- Jan 23, 2021 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 81 vs. Cleveland State 80
- Jan 22, 2021 - Cleveland State 64 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 53
- Feb 27, 2020 - Cleveland State 70 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 68
- Jan 25, 2020 - Cleveland State 70 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 53
- Feb 09, 2019 - Cleveland State 78 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 68
- Jan 03, 2019 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 83 vs. Cleveland State 76
- Jan 27, 2018 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 70 vs. Cleveland State 47
- Jan 06, 2018 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 67 vs. Cleveland State 63
- Jan 20, 2017 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 63 vs. Cleveland State 62
- Dec 31, 2016 - Cleveland State 62 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 53
- Feb 20, 2016 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 88 vs. Cleveland State 54
- Jan 09, 2016 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 65 vs. Cleveland State 62
Injury Report for Cleveland StateNo Injury Information
Injury Report for Wisconsin-Milwaukee
- Samba Kane: Game-Time Decision (Toe)
- Tyler Ellingson: Game-Time Decision (Undisclosed)