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How to watch FDU Knights vs. Merrimack Warriors: Live stream, TV channel, start time for Thursday’s NCAA Basketball game

Who’s Playing

Merrimack Warriors @ FDU Knights

Current Records: Merrimack 18-10, FDU 14-15

How To Watch

What to Know

FDU will be in front of their home fans on Thursday, but a look at the spread shows they might need that home-court advantage. They and the Merrimack Warriors will face off in a Northeast battle at 7:00 p.m. ET at Bogota Savings Bank Center. Both teams come into the game bolstered by wins in their previous matches.

Winning is just a little bit easier when your three-point shooting is a whole 23.9% better than the opposition, a fact FDU proved on Saturday. They came out on top against the Dolphins by a score of 68-58.

Meanwhile, Merrimack entered their tilt with the Red Flash with eight consecutive wins but they’ll enter their next game with nine. The Warriors walked away with a 71-60 win over the Red Flash on Thursday.

The Knights are on a roll lately: they’ve won three of their last four matches, which provided a massive bump to their 14-15 record this season. As for the Warriors, their victory was their fifth straight at home, which pushed their record up to 18-10.

Thursday’s game is shaping up to be a scrappy match: FDU have been smashing the glass this season, having averaged 37.5 rebounds per game. It’s a different story for Merrimack, though, as they’ve been averaging only 31.4 rebounds per game. Given FDU’s sizable advantage in that area, the Warriors will need to find a way to close that gap.

FDU came up short against the Warriors in their previous matchup back in January, falling 60-56. Will FDU have more luck at home instead of on the road?

Odds

Merrimack is a 3-point favorite against FDU, 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 3-point spread, and stayed right there.

The over/under is 146.5 points.

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Series History

Merrimack has won 7 out of their last 9 games against FDU.

  • Jan 04, 2024 – Merrimack 60 vs. FDU 56
  • Mar 07, 2023 – Merrimack 67 vs. FDU 66
  • Jan 28, 2023 – FDU 78 vs. Merrimack 71
  • Dec 29, 2022 – FDU 71 vs. Merrimack 63
  • Feb 17, 2022 – Merrimack 64 vs. FDU 44
  • Jan 22, 2021 – Merrimack 76 vs. FDU 71
  • Jan 21, 2021 – Merrimack 62 vs. FDU 51
  • Feb 06, 2020 – Merrimack 57 vs. FDU 53
  • Jan 23, 2020 – Merrimack 74 vs. FDU 71

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