How to watch Portland State vs. Southern Utah basketball game
By Scout Staff
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Southern Utah @ Portland State
Current Records: Southern Utah 11-6; Portland State 4-12
What to Know
The Portland State Vikings have been on the wrong side of a one-way rivalry with the Southern Utah Thunderbirds and are hoping to record their first win since Feb. 16 of 2019. Portland State has the luxury of staying home another game and will welcome Southern Utah at 10 p.m. ET Jan. 27 at The Viking Pavilion. Given that both teams suffered a loss in their last game, they both have a little extra motivation heading into this game.
The Vikings were within striking distance but couldn’t close the gap on Monday as they fell 84-79 to the Idaho Vandals.
Meanwhile, the Thunderbirds came up short against the Weber State Wildcats on Monday, falling 92-84.
Portland State is expected to lose this next one by 6.5. At 1-5 against the spread at home, they are no cash cow. That said, Southern Utah isn’t so hot on the road, where they are 1-5.
The losses put Portland State at 4-12 and Southern Utah at 11-6. The Vikings are 3-8 after losses this year, Southern Utah 3-2.
How To Watch
- When: Thursday at 10 p.m. ET
- Where: The Viking Pavilion — Portland, Oregon
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Thunderbirds are a solid 6.5-point favorite against the Vikings, 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 Thunderbirds as a 5.5-point favorite.
Southern Utah have won six out of their last 11 games against Portland State.
- Jan 17, 2022 – Southern Utah 86 vs. Portland State 76
- Mar 06, 2021 – Southern Utah 73 vs. Portland State 54
- Mar 04, 2021 – Southern Utah 68 vs. Portland State 58
- Feb 08, 2020 – Southern Utah 85 vs. Portland State 57
- Dec 30, 2019 – Southern Utah 83 vs. Portland State 81
- Feb 16, 2019 – Portland State 78 vs. Southern Utah 69
- Jan 17, 2019 – Southern Utah 83 vs. Portland State 69
- Feb 22, 2018 – Portland State 96 vs. Southern Utah 91
- Feb 23, 2017 – Portland State 93 vs. Southern Utah 86
- Jan 14, 2017 – Portland State 88 vs. Southern Utah 77
- Mar 05, 2016 – Portland State 88 vs. Southern Utah 86