South Dakota State @ Nebraska Omaha
Current Records: South Dakota State 13-4; Nebraska Omaha 3-13
What to Know
The Nebraska Omaha Mavericks and the South Dakota State Jackrabbits are set to square off in a Summit matchup at 8:30 p.m. ET Jan. 13 at Baxter Arena. South Dakota State will be strutting in after a win while the Mavericks will be stumbling in from a loss.
It was close but no cigar for Nebraska Omaha as they fell 64-61 to the UMKC Kangaroos on Monday.
Meanwhile, South Dakota State didn’t have too much trouble with the South Dakota Coyotes at home on Saturday as they won 84-65.
Nebraska Omaha is the clear underdog, so they’re hoping it’s the size of the fight that determines this one. They might be worth taking a chance on against the spread, however, as they are currently on a three-game streak of ATS wins.
Nebraska Omaha is now 3-13 while the Jackrabbits sit at 13-4. A couple stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: The Mavericks are 351st worst in college basketball in points allowed per game, with 81.3 on average. South Dakota State’s offense has more to brag about, as they they come into the contest boasting the third most points per game in college basketball at 87.5. So the cards are definitely stacked in their favor.
How To Watch
- When: Thursday at 8:30 p.m. ET
- Where: Baxter Arena — Omaha, Nebraska
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Jackrabbits are a big 15-point favorite against the Mavericks, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 15-point spread, and stayed right there.
South Dakota State have won eight out of their last 12 games against Nebraska Omaha.
- Mar 06, 2021 – South Dakota State 84 vs. Nebraska Omaha 71
- Feb 08, 2020 – South Dakota State 81 vs. Nebraska Omaha 64
- Dec 29, 2019 – Nebraska Omaha 81 vs. South Dakota State 78
- Feb 14, 2019 – Nebraska Omaha 85 vs. South Dakota State 84
- Jan 26, 2019 – South Dakota State 83 vs. Nebraska Omaha 73
- Jan 30, 2018 – South Dakota State 80 vs. Nebraska Omaha 60
- Jan 06, 2018 – South Dakota State 101 vs. Nebraska Omaha 88
- Mar 07, 2017 – South Dakota State 79 vs. Nebraska Omaha 77
- Jan 28, 2017 – South Dakota State 88 vs. Nebraska Omaha 84
- Jan 07, 2017 – Nebraska Omaha 101 vs. South Dakota State 93
- Feb 10, 2016 – Nebraska Omaha 96 vs. South Dakota State 92
- Jan 28, 2016 – South Dakota State 87 vs. Nebraska Omaha 76
Injury Report for Nebraska Omaha
No Injury Information
Injury Report for South Dakota State
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