Robert Morris @ Green Bay
Current Records: Robert Morris 0-5; Green Bay 1-5
What to Know
The Green Bay Phoenix and the Robert Morris Colonials will face off in a Horizon League clash at 8 p.m. ET Dec. 2 at Resch Center. Green Bay should still be feeling good after a big victory, while Robert Morris will be looking to right the ship.
The Phoenix took their contest against the Wisconsin-Superior Yellowjackets on Saturday by a conclusive 77-48 score.
Meanwhile, the Colonials received a tough blow on Saturday as they fell 88-70 to the Davidson Wildcats. The top scorers for Robert Morris were forward Kahliel Spear (15 points) and forward Jaron Williams (13 points).
Barring any buzzer beaters, Green Bay is expected to win a tight contest on Thursday. Those playing the odds have seen things go back and forth with Green Bay, who are 3-2 against the spread.
The Phoenix are now 1-5 while Robert Morris sits at 0-5. A couple numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: Green Bay is sixth worst in college basketball in points per game, with only 60.7 on average. Robert Morris has experienced some struggles of their own as they are stumbling into the matchup with the 349th most points allowed per game in college basketball, having given up 83.2 on average. It's possible one of these Achilles' heels will wind up tripping the losing team up.
How To Watch
- When: Thursday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Resch Center -- Green Bay, Wisconsin
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $25.90
The Phoenix are a slight 2-point favorite against the Colonials, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 2-point spread, and stayed right there.
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.