Boston University @ Loyola-Maryland
Current Records: Boston University 9-8; Loyola-Maryland 9-8
What to Know
The Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds have the luxury of staying at home another game and will welcome the Boston University Terriers at 7 p.m. ET on Monday at Reitz Arena. Each game has meant fewer and fewer points for Loyola-Maryland in their past three games, so Boston University might be catching them at a good time.
Loyola-Maryland entered their contest against the Lafayette Leopards on Saturday without any home losses -- but there's a first time for everything. It was close but no cigar for the Greyhounds as they fell 65-62 to Lafayette. The game was as close as the oddsmakers predicted, but Loyola-Maryland had been the slight favorite coming in.
Meanwhile, Boston University took their matchup against the Army West Point Black Knights on Saturday by a conclusive 81-59 score.
The Greyhounds are now 9-8 while the Terriers sit at 9-8. A couple offensive numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Greyhounds enter the game with 46.10% field goal percentage, good for 29th best in college basketball. The Terriers are not quite as good, but they are no chumps, either: they come into the matchup boasting the 31st highest field goal percentage in college basketball at 45.90%. We'll find out if either of these strengths ends up making the difference in the contest.
How To Watch
- When: Monday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: Reitz Arena -- Baltimore, Maryland
- TV: CBS Sports Network
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Watch on Connected TV: CBS Sports App on Roku and Fire TV
The Terriers are a 3.5-point favorite against the Greyhounds, according to the latest college basketball odds.
Vegas was right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 3.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
Boston University have won seven out of their last ten games against Loyola-Maryland.
- Mar 05, 2019 - Boston University 71 vs. Loyola-Maryland 63
- Feb 23, 2019 - Boston University 72 vs. Loyola-Maryland 65
- Jan 16, 2019 - Loyola-Maryland 81 vs. Boston University 73
- Jan 31, 2018 - Boston University 64 vs. Loyola-Maryland 55
- Jan 05, 2018 - Loyola-Maryland 68 vs. Boston University 65
- Mar 02, 2017 - Boston University 64 vs. Loyola-Maryland 60
- Feb 11, 2017 - Boston University 78 vs. Loyola-Maryland 63
- Jan 16, 2017 - Loyola-Maryland 77 vs. Boston University 69
- Feb 13, 2016 - Boston University 73 vs. Loyola-Maryland 65
- Jan 18, 2016 - Boston University 87 vs. Loyola-Maryland 84