James Madison @ Morgan State
Current Records: James Madison 9-2; Morgan State 4-7
What to Know
The James Madison Dukes have enjoyed the comforts of home their last three games, but now they must head out on the road. They and the Morgan State Bears will compete for holiday cheer at 5 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Hill Field House. The Dukes will be strutting in after a win while Morgan State will be stumbling in from a loss.
James Madison was able to grind out a solid victory over the Radford Highlanders two weeks ago, winning 79-70.
Meanwhile, Morgan State ended up a good deal behind the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers when they played this past Saturday, losing 74-60.
James Madison’s victory brought them up to 9-2 while Morgan State’s defeat pulled them down to 4-7. A couple stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: The Dukes come into the contest boasting the 15th most takeaways per game in college basketball at 18.3. But the Bears are even better: they enter the game with 21.5 takeaways on average, good for second best in college basketball. We’ll see if that edge gives Morgan State a route to victory.
How To Watch
- When: Tuesday at 5 p.m. ET
- Where: Hill Field House — Baltimore, Maryland
- Follow: CBS Sports App
Morgan State won the only game these two teams have played in the last seven years.
- Jan 03, 2021 – Morgan State 80 vs. James Madison 73