Evansville @ Saint Louis
Current Records: Evansville 1-0; Saint Louis 1-0
What to Know
The Evansville Aces will face off against the Saint Louis Billikens on the road at 7 p.m. ET Saturday at Chaifetz Arena. Evansville isn't favored, but they just beat the odds in their last game, so don't count them out.
On Monday, the Aces narrowly escaped with a victory as the squad sidled past the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks 78-74.
Meanwhile, everything went Saint Louis' way against the Murray State Racers on Monday as they made off with a 91-68 win. Saint Louis was heavily favored coming into this contest, and the results showcase why. They got double-digit scores from four players: Javonte Perkins (21), Gibson Jimerson (20), Javon Pickett (13), and Jake Forrester (11).
Their wins lifted both teams to an identical 1-0. Watch the matchup and check back on CBS Sports to find out who keeps up the positive energy and who hits a stumbling block.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: Chaifetz Arena -- St. Louis, Missouri
- TV: ESPN Plus
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $6.00
The Billikens are a big 24.5-point favorite against the Aces, 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 Billikens as a 25.5-point favorite.
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last seven years.