Halftime Report

Only one more half stands between Wagner and the win they were favored to collect coming into this afternoon. They have jumped out to a quick 32-22 lead against LIU.

Wagner came into the match with some extra motivation after the loss they were dealt the last time these two teams faced off. We'll see if they're able to flip the script or if it'll just be more of the same.

Who's Playing

LIU Sharks @ Wagner Seahawks

Current Records: LIU 7-19, Wagner 12-13

How To Watch

  • When: Sunday, February 25, 2024 at 12 p.m. ET
  • Where: Spiro Sports Center -- Staten Island, New York
  • TV: CBS Sports Network
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  • Ticket Cost: $17.00

What to Know

We've got another exciting Northeast matchup on schedule as the Wagner Seahawks and the LIU Sharks are set to tip at 12:00 p.m. ET on February 25th at Spiro Sports Center. Wagner's defense has only allowed 63.2 points per game this season, so the Sharks' offense will have their work cut out for them.

The point spread may have favored Wagner last Thursday, but the final result did not. They were just a bucket shy of victory and fell 73-72 to the Blue Devils. The defeat unfortunately continues a disappointing trend for Wagner in their matchups with the Blue Devils: they've now lost three in a row.

Meanwhile, the Sharks beat the Dolphins 76-64 on Thursday.

The Seahawks now have a losing record at 12-13. As for the Sharks, their win bumped their record up to 7-19.

Sunday's contest is shaping up to be a scrappy match: Wagner haven't given up the ball easily this season, having only averaged 10 turnovers per game. It's a different story for LIU, though, as they've been averaging 14.5 turnovers per game. Given Wagner's sizable advantage in that area, the Sharks will need to find a way to close that gap.

Looking ahead, Wagner is the favorite in this one, as the experts expect to see them win by nine points. Bettors picking them against the spread have some confidence (to put it mildly), as the team is sitting on a four-game streak of failing to cover when expected to win.


Wagner is a big 9-point favorite against LIU, 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 9-point spread, and stayed right there.

The over/under is 131 points.

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Series History

Wagner has won 7 out of their last 10 games against LIU.

  • Jan 04, 2024 - LIU 69 vs. Wagner 67
  • Feb 11, 2023 - Wagner 58 vs. LIU 46
  • Dec 29, 2022 - Wagner 69 vs. LIU 61
  • Mar 05, 2022 - Wagner 82 vs. LIU 62
  • Feb 05, 2022 - Wagner 79 vs. LIU 64
  • Jan 21, 2022 - Wagner 92 vs. LIU 85
  • Jan 15, 2021 - Wagner 76 vs. LIU 74
  • Jan 14, 2021 - LIU 77 vs. Wagner 66
  • Feb 27, 2020 - LIU 74 vs. Wagner 66
  • Jan 20, 2020 - Wagner 72 vs. LIU 64