Southeastern Louisiana @ Troy
Current Records: Southeastern Louisiana 3-5; Troy 5-3
What to Know
The Southeastern Louisiana Lions will take on the Troy Trojans at 5 p.m. ET Sunday at Trojan Arena. Troy will be strutting in after a victory while the Lions will be stumbling in from a loss.
It was close but no cigar for Southeastern Louisiana as they fell 81-77 to the Western Michigan Broncos last week.
Meanwhile, the Trojans took their matchup at home this past Wednesday with ease, bagging an 81-48 win over the Rust College Bearcats.
Southeastern Louisiana is expected to lose this next one by 6.5. They have failed bettors playing the spread in their past three games, so buyers beware.
Southeastern Louisiana is now 3-5 while Troy sits at a mirror-image 5-3. Two stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: The Lions enter the contest with 17.9 takeaways on average, good for 25th best in college basketball. But the Trojans are even better: they rank 10th in college basketball when it comes to takeaways, with 19.5 on average. We'll see if that edge gives Troy a route to victory.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 5 p.m. ET
- Where: Trojan Arena -- Troy, Alabama
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Trojans are a solid 6.5-point favorite against the Lions, according to the latest college basketball odds.
Bettors have moved against the Trojans slightly, as the game opened with the Trojans as an 8.5-point favorite.
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.