The LSU men’s basketball team is set to face SIU-Edwardsville in The Billiken Classic at Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis, Missouri, on Thursday, Nov. 26, at 6 p.m. CT.
This game is the season opener for LSU.
SIUE opened the season with an 89-52 loss to St. Louis on Wednesday. Sidney Wilson led SIUE with 14 points and seven rebounds in the loss.
LSU finished the 2019-20 season at 21-10 overall and 12-6 in the Southeastern Conference.
This is the first meeting between these two programs.
LSU vs. SIUE basketball betting odds
As of Thursday morning, LSU is a 25.5-point favorite against SIU-Edwardsville, according to BetMGM.
The over/under consensus is 148.5 points.
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Brian Barone is the SIU-Edwardsville men’s basketball coach. Will Wade is the LSU men’s basketball head coach.
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