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Louisiana-Monroe @ Southern Miss

Current Records: Louisiana-Monroe 11-15; Southern Miss 22-4

What to Know

Get ready for a Sun Belt battle as the Southern Miss Golden Eagles and the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks will face off at 3:30 p.m. ET Saturday at Reed Green Coliseum. Southern Miss is out to keep their 13-game home win streak alive.

The Golden Eagles didn't have too much trouble with the Louisiana Ragin Cajuns at home on Thursday as they won 82-71.

Meanwhile, Louisiana-Monroe came up short against the App. State Mountaineers on Thursday, falling 52-45.

Southern Miss is the favorite in this one, with an expected 12.5-point margin of victory. They might be worth taking a chance on against the spread as they are currently on a six-game streak of ATS wins.

Southern Miss' win brought them up to 22-4 while Louisiana-Monroe's loss pulled them down to 11-15. Two numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Golden Eagles have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 40.50%, which places them 34th in college basketball. Less enviably, the Warhawks have only been able to knock down 41.90% percent of their shots, which is the 37th lowest field goal percentage in college basketball. So the cards are definitely stacked against Louisiana-Monroe.

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET
  • Where: Reed Green Coliseum -- Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • TV: ESPN Plus
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket Cost: $14.70


The Golden Eagles are a big 12.5-point favorite against the Warhawks, 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 12.5-point spread, and stayed right there.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

Southern Miss have won two out of their last three games against Louisiana-Monroe.

  • Jan 07, 2023 - Southern Miss 65 vs. Louisiana-Monroe 60
  • Dec 18, 2021 - Louisiana-Monroe 74 vs. Southern Miss 65
  • Dec 19, 2020 - Southern Miss 60 vs. Louisiana-Monroe 47