Loyola-Maryland @ Boston University
Current Records: Loyola-Maryland 7-6; Boston University 10-5
What to Know
The Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds are 3-9 against the Boston University Terriers since January of 2016, but they’ll have a chance to close the gap a little bit Friday. The Greyhounds and Boston University will face off in a Patriot battle at 5 p.m. ET at Case Gym. Loyola-Maryland will be strutting in after a victory while the Terriers will be stumbling in from a loss.
Loyola-Maryland was able to grind out a solid win over the Holy Cross Crusaders on Tuesday, winning 79-70.
Meanwhile, Boston University ended up a good deal behind the Navy Midshipmen when they played on Tuesday, losing 83-71.
Loyola-Maryland is expected to lose this next one by 7.5. However, those who like betting on the underdog should be happy to hear that they are 4-1 against the spread when expected to lose.
The Greyhounds’ win brought them up to 7-6 while the Terriers’ defeat pulled them down to 10-5. Loyola-Maryland is 3-3 after wins this year, and Boston University is 4-0 after losses.
How To WatchWhen: Friday at 5 p.m. ETWhere: Case Gym — Boston, MassachusettsTV: ESPN PlusFollow: CBS Sports AppOdds
The Terriers are a big 7.5-point favorite against the Greyhounds, 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 7.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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Boston University have won nine out of their last 12 games against Loyola-Maryland.
Jan 29, 2020 – Boston University 92 vs. Loyola-Maryland 77Jan 13, 2020 – Boston University 85 vs. Loyola-Maryland 53Mar 05, 2019 – Boston University 71 vs. Loyola-Maryland 63Feb 23, 2019 – Boston University 72 vs. Loyola-Maryland 65Jan 16, 2019 – Loyola-Maryland 81 vs. Boston University 73Jan 31, 2018 – Boston University 64 vs. Loyola-Maryland 55Jan 05, 2018 – Loyola-Maryland 68 vs. Boston University 65Mar 02, 2017 – Boston University 64 vs. Loyola-Maryland 60Feb 11, 2017 – Boston University 78 vs. Loyola-Maryland 63Jan 16, 2017 – Loyola-Maryland 77 vs. Boston University 69Feb 13, 2016 – Boston University 73 vs. Loyola-Maryland 65Jan 18, 2016 – Boston University 87 vs. Loyola-Maryland 84