UMKC @ SIU-Edwardsville
Current Records: UMKC 5-4; SIU-Edwardsville 3-6
What to Know
After a two-game homestand, the UMKC Kangaroos will be on the road. They will take on the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars at 3 p.m. ET Sunday at Sam M. Vadalabene Center.
The Kangaroos were able to grind out a solid victory over the Green Bay Phoenix this past Friday, winning 64-55.
Meanwhile, SIU-Edwardsville made easy work of the PFW Mastodons this past Wednesday and carried off an 80-59 win.
Barring any buzzer beaters, UMKC is expected to win a tight contest. Those who got lucky with them against the spread this past Friday might want to hold off on placing bets this time since the team has yet to string together back-to-back wins against the spread.
Their wins bumped UMKC to 5-4 and SIU-Edwardsville to 3-6. We'll see which team can carry over their success and which team inevitably falls when UMKC and the Cougars clash.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 3 p.m. ET
- Where: Sam M. Vadalabene Center -- Edwardsville, Illinois
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Kangaroos are a slight 1-point favorite against the Cougars, 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 Kangaroos as a 1.5-point favorite.
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.