Cent. Arkansas @ New Orleans
Current Records: Cent. Arkansas 1-3; New Orleans 1-3
What to Know
The New Orleans Privateers and the Cent. Arkansas Bears are even-steven against one another since January of 2016 (5-5), but not for long. New Orleans will stay at home another game and welcome the Bears at 2 p.m. ET Nov. 24 at Lakefront Arena. The teams split their matchups last year, with Cent. Arkansas winning the first 83-79 at home and New Orleans taking the second 88-63.
New Orleans was within striking distance but couldn't close the gap last Friday as they fell 83-78 to the Rice Owls.
Meanwhile, it was a close one, but this past Saturday Cent. Arkansas sidestepped the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles for a 70-67 win.
The Privateers are the favorite in this one, with an expected 8.5-point margin of victory. They hadn't treated fans well this season, but they at least enjoy a 3-0 record against the spread.
Cent. Arkansas' victory lifted them to 1-3 while New Orleans' loss dropped them down to 1-3. We'll see if the Bears can repeat their recent success or if New Orleans bounces back and reverse their fortune.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 2 p.m. ET
- Where: Lakefront Arena -- New Orleans, Louisiana
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $45.00
The Privateers are a big 8.5-point favorite against the Bears, 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 Privateers as an 8-point favorite.
New Orleans and Cent. Arkansas both have five wins in their last ten games.
- Feb 22, 2021 - New Orleans 88 vs. Cent. Arkansas 63
- Jan 06, 2021 - Cent. Arkansas 83 vs. New Orleans 79
- Feb 12, 2020 - Cent. Arkansas 73 vs. New Orleans 68
- Jan 08, 2020 - New Orleans 86 vs. Cent. Arkansas 78
- Jan 23, 2019 - Cent. Arkansas 76 vs. New Orleans 71
- Jan 17, 2018 - Cent. Arkansas 81 vs. New Orleans 57
- Feb 18, 2017 - New Orleans 84 vs. Cent. Arkansas 61
- Jan 21, 2017 - New Orleans 81 vs. Cent. Arkansas 63
- Feb 06, 2016 - Cent. Arkansas 112 vs. New Orleans 77
- Jan 25, 2016 - New Orleans 94 vs. Cent. Arkansas 83