SIU-Edwardsville @ South Alabama
Current Records: SIU-Edwardsville 6-6; South Alabama 9-3
What to Know
The South Alabama Jaguars will be home for the holidays to greet the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars at 8 p.m. ET Tuesday at Mitchell Center. South Alabama is out to keep their six-game home win streak alive.
The Jaguars ended up a good deal behind the Tarleton State Texans when they played this past Friday, losing 65-52.
Meanwhile, SIU-Edwardsville took their game at home on Sunday with ease, bagging an 84-29 win over the William Woods Owls.
South Alabama is the favorite in this one, with an expected 10.5-point margin of victory. Those burned by picking them against the spread this past Friday might want to keep in mind that the squad has not yet dropped back-to-back games against the spread this season.
SIU-Edwardsville’s victory lifted them to 6-6 while South Alabama’s loss dropped them down to 9-3. We’ll see if SIU-Edwardsville can repeat their recent success or if South Alabama bounces back and reverse their fortune.
How To Watch
- When: Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Mitchell Center — Mobile, Alabama
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Jaguars are a big 10.5-point favorite against the Cougars, 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 Jaguars as an 11-point favorite.
SIU-Edwardsville won the only game these two teams have played in the last seven years.
- Dec 10, 2017 – SIU-Edwardsville 76 vs. South Alabama 75