UMBC @ UMass Lowell
Current Records: UMBC 13-6; UMass Lowell 15-4
What to Know
The UMBC Retrievers have enjoyed the comforts of home their last two games, but now they must head out on the road. UMBC and the UMass Lowell River Hawks will face off in an America East battle at 6 p.m. ET Wednesday at Costello Athletic Center. The teams split their matchups last year, with UMass Lowell winning the first 88-71 at home and the Retrievers taking the second 93-85.
Everything went UMBC's way against the Hartford Hawks on Monday as they made off with an 87-62 win.
Meanwhile, UMass Lowell was just a bucket short of a victory this past Saturday and fell 66-65 to the Binghamton Bearcats.
UMBC is expected to lose this next one by 4.5. However, those who like betting on the underdog should be happy to hear that they are 4-2 against the spread when expected to lose.
The Retrievers are now 13-6 while the River Hawks sit at 15-4. UMBC is 9-3 after wins this year, and UMass Lowell is 3-0 after losses.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 6 p.m. ET
- Where: Costello Athletic Center -- Lowell, Massachusetts
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The River Hawks are a 4.5-point favorite against the Retrievers, 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 4.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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UMBC have won eight out of their last 15 games against UMass Lowell.
- Mar 06, 2022 - UMBC 93 vs. UMass Lowell 85
- Feb 12, 2022 - UMass Lowell 88 vs. UMBC 71
- Jan 08, 2022 - UMass Lowell 66 vs. UMBC 64
- Mar 06, 2021 - UMass Lowell 79 vs. UMBC 77
- Feb 08, 2020 - UMBC 60 vs. UMass Lowell 50
- Jan 04, 2020 - UMass Lowell 86 vs. UMBC 73
- Feb 16, 2019 - UMBC 70 vs. UMass Lowell 66
- Jan 12, 2019 - UMass Lowell 74 vs. UMBC 63
- Mar 03, 2018 - UMBC 89 vs. UMass Lowell 77
- Feb 24, 2018 - UMBC 83 vs. UMass Lowell 75
- Jan 13, 2018 - UMBC 89 vs. UMass Lowell 62
- Feb 18, 2017 - UMBC 108 vs. UMass Lowell 102
- Jan 22, 2017 - UMBC 102 vs. UMass Lowell 86
- Feb 14, 2016 - UMass Lowell 96 vs. UMBC 92
- Jan 16, 2016 - UMass Lowell 95 vs. UMBC 89