Who’s Taking part in
Valparaiso @ Murray State
Common Season Information: Valparaiso 11-20; Murray State 16-14
What to Know
The Murray State Racers and the Valparaiso Beacons are set to conflict at 7 p.m. ET March 2 at Enterprise Heart within the first spherical of the Missouri Valley Convention Tourney. MSU ought to nonetheless be using excessive after a victory, whereas the Beacons will likely be seeking to proper the ship.
The Racers are hoping for one more win. They escaped with a win on Sunday towards Valpo by the margin of a single free throw, 77-76. MSU bought double-digit scores from 4 gamers: ahead DJ Burns (21), guard Quincy Anderson (15), guard JaCobi Wood (13), and guard Brian Moore Jr. (11).
Barring any buzzer beaters, MSU is anticipated to win a decent contest Thursday. They’ve failed bettors taking part in the unfold of their previous two video games, so consumers beware.
Valparaiso’s loss took them right down to 11-20 whereas Murray State’s win pulled them as much as 16-14. If MSU wish to win, they might want to deal with stopping the Beacons’ ahead Ben Krikke, who had 24 factors together with 5 boards, and guard Nick Edwards, who had 16 factors and 5 assists along with six rebounds. We’ll see whether or not or not they’re as much as the problem.
How To Watch
- When: Thursday at 7 p.m. ET
- The place: Enterprise Heart — St. Louis, Missouri
- TV: ESPN Plus
- Observe: CBS Sports App
The Racers are a slight 2.5-point favourite towards the Beacons, based on the most recent college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers have been proper consistent with the betting neighborhood on this one, as the sport opened as a 2.5-point unfold, and stayed proper there.
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Collection Historical past
Murray State have received each of the video games they’ve performed towards Valparaiso within the final 9 years.
- Feb 26, 2023 – Murray State 77 vs. Valparaiso 76
- Dec 04, 2022 – Murray State 77 vs. Valparaiso 70