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Dayton Flyers @ LSU Tigers

Current Records: Dayton 1-1, LSU 1-1

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LSU has played every game this season on their home court, but they'll have to hit the road on Thursday. They will face off against the Dayton Flyers at 4:00 p.m. ET at TD Arena. Both teams took a loss in their last game, so they'll have plenty of motivation to get the 'W'.

LSU came into the matchup on Friday with a huge advantage in the spread, but given the result that advantage might've gone to their heads. They fell just short of the Colonels by a score of 68-66. LSU found out winning isn't easy when you make nine fewer threes than your opponent.

Despite the loss, LSU got a solid performance out of Jalen Reed, who earned 14 points along with 8 rebounds. Less helpful for LSU was Jordan Wright's abysmal 0-6 three-point shooting.

Meanwhile, the Flyers came up short against the Wildcats on Friday and fell 71-66.

Despite their loss, Dayton saw several players rise to the challenge and make noteworthy plays. DaRon Holmes II, who earned 17 points along with 6 assists and 7 rebounds, was perhaps the best of all.

The Tigers' defeat dropped their record down to 1-1. As for the Flyers, their loss dropped their record down to an identical 1-1.

LSU is hoping to beat the odds on Thursday, as the experts think they're headed for a loss. They finished last season with a mediocre 9-22 record against the spread, so bettors beware.


LSU is a slight 1-point favorite against Dayton, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The line on this game has moved a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Flyers as a 1-point favorite.

The over/under is set at 133.5 points.

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Injury Report for LSU

  • Jalen Cook: Out for the Season (Not Injury Related)

Injury Report for Dayton

  • Malachi Smith: Out for the Season (Knee)