The Liberty Flames and Florida Atlantic Owls are set to take battle in a College Basketball affair on Thursday. The Liberty Flames, out of Conference USA come into the game with a perfect 6-0 record on the season. The Flames are coming off a 37-point win at home over Maryland-Eastern Shore.
Liberty vs FAU Picks
- Pick: FAU Spread (-7.5)
For the Florida Atlantic Owls, they are ranked 13th in the country. The Owls are coming off a 34-point win over Virginia Tech on Sunday. Overall, they are 5-1 on the season. Let’s find out more about each of these two NCAA Basketball teams, and then take a look at the Liberty vs FAU odds:
Liberty Flames vs. Florida Atlantic Owls Odds
The latest College Basketball odds, and most specifically the Liberty vs FAU odds:
- Spread: Florida Atlantic Owls -7.5, Liberty Flames +7.5
- Total: 146.5
- Moneyline: Florida Atlantic Owls -320, Liberty Flames +260
Liberty Flames vs. Florida Atlantic Owls Information
Liberty Flames vs Florida Atlantic Owls
Location of the game: FAU Arena; Boca Raton, FL
Date & Time: Thursday November 30th, 2023; 6:00 pm EST
How to Watch: ESPNU
Liberty Flames vs. Florida Atlantic Owls Betting Preview
The Liberty Flames have gotten off to a great start this season with six straight wins. The Flames scored 103 in their opener against Mid-Atlantic. The best wins on the slate so far have been Charlotte, Wichita State and Vermont. This is the first road game of the season for the Flames.
Liberty used 20 points from Kaden Metheny in the 37-point win on Saturday. In the previous game, Zach Cleveland scored 21 points to help win the Myrtle Beach Invitational over Vermont. Kyle Rode is the top scorer for the Flames, with 16.3 points per game. Colin Porter is adding 9.2 per game, while Brody Peebles is at 14.7.
The Flames will play this road game, and then go back home. They have five home games before they go on the road again to Utah Valley on December 20th. The Flames have a game against Alabama just before New Year’s on their schedule.
The Florida Atlantic Owls became a household name with their run to the NCAA Final Four a season ago. With many of those players back, the Owls have high hopes for this season. The Florida Atlantic Owls were left scratching their heads a bit from a loss early in November at home to Bryant. That game went 61-52.
After that though, the Owls came back and beat Butler, Texas A+M, and Virginia Tech. The wins helped them win the ESPN Events Invitational. In the win over Virginia Tech, Alijah Martin scored 17 and Vladislav Goldin added 14. Goldin is the top scorer for the Owls with 14.7 points per game. He is making nearly 73% of his shots on the season.
The Owls have these two games against Liberty and Charleston before they take on Illinois on December 5th. Florida Atlantic also has a game against Arizona before Christmas on their schedule.
Liberty Flames vs. FAU Owls Betting Picks
The Liberty Flames are going to compete in this game. This Liberty team is going to be a tournament team. They are competitive. But, in the end, the experience and leadership of the Florida Atlantic Owls is going to prevail. While the game stays a couple of positions throughout the game, late in the game, the Owls push the lead to double digits in the scores and odds.
The final betting pick for this College Basketball game on Thursday is the Florida Atlantic Owls -7.5 over the Liberty Flames. Enjoy the game and best of luck with all your College Basketball betting! That’s a final look at the Liberty vs FAU odds!
- Pick: FAU Spread (-7.5)
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