Who's Playing

Oregon State @ Wake Forest

Current Records: Oregon State 1-4; Wake Forest 5-0

What to Know

The Oregon State Beavers will take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at 9:30 p.m. ET on Friday at The Arena at NW Florida St. Wake Forest will be strutting in after a victory while the Beavers will be stumbling in from a loss.

Oregon State was just a bucket short of a win on Sunday and fell 81-80 to the Princeton Tigers. The top scorer for Oregon State was guard Dashawn Davis (16 points).

As for Wake Forest, they can't say they have nothing to be thankful for this Thanksgiving week. They took their game at home on Tuesday with ease, bagging a 92-61 victory over the Kennesaw State Owls. Five players on Wake Forest scored in the double digits: forward Jake LaRavia (19), forward Isaiah Mucius (15), guard Alondes Williams (14), forward Khadim Sy (12), and guard Cameron Hildreth (11).

The Beavers are expected to lose this next one by 4.5. Those sticking with them against the spread have guts, to put it politely, as the team has let down bettors in all their past five games.

Oregon State's defeat took them down to 1-4 while Wake Forest's win pulled them up to 5-0. On Tuesday the Demon Deacons relied heavily on Jake LaRavia, who had 19 points and six assists in addition to seven boards. It will be up to Oregon State's defense to limit his damage.

How To Watch

  • When: Friday at 9:30 p.m. ET
  • Where: The Arena at NW Florida St -- Niceville, Florida
  • TV: CBS Sports Network
  • Live Stream: CBSSports.com or fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Watch on your Phone: CBS Sports App
  • Watch on Connected TV: CBS Sports App on Roku and Fire TV

Odds

The Demon Deacons are a 4.5-point favorite against the Beavers, 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 Demon Deacons as a 3.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -111

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Series History

This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.

Injury Report for Wake Forest

  • Damari Monsanto: Out for the Season (Undisclosed)

Injury Report for Oregon State

  • Chol Marial: Out (Not Injury Related)