Southern @ Dayton
Current Records: Southern 6-6; Dayton 7-5
What to Know
The Southern Jaguars’ road trip will continue as they head to University of Dayton Arena at 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday to face off against the Dayton Flyers. Southern should still be feeling good after a victory, while Dayton will be looking to right the ship.
The Jaguars sure made it a nail-biter, but they managed to escape with a 78-76 win over the Kent State Golden Flashes on Sunday.
Meanwhile, Dayton came up short against the Ole Miss Rebels this past Saturday, falling 76-68. A silver lining for Dayton was the play of guard Malachi Smith, who posted a double-double on 16 points and 11 assists.
Southern’s win brought them up to 6-6 while the Flyers’ defeat pulled them down to 7-5. A pair of numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Jaguars come into the contest boasting the fifth most takeaways per game in college basketball at 19.7. On the other end of the spectrum, Dayton is 40th worst in college basketball in takeaways, with only 11.5 on average.
How To Watch
- When: Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: University of Dayton Arena — Dayton, Ohio
- Follow: CBS Sports App
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.