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LIU Sharks @ FDU Knights

Current Records: LIU 4-15, FDU 10-12

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FDU and the Sharks are an even 5-5 against one another since January of 2019, but not for long. Both teams will face off in a Northeast battle at 7:00 p.m. ET on Thursday at Bogota Savings Bank Center. LIU took a loss in their last contest and will be looking to turn the tables on FDU, who comes in off a win.

Even though Sacred Heart scored an imposing 91 points on Saturday, FDU still came out on top. The Knights skirted past the Pioneers 93-91. Having forecasted a close victory for FDU, the oddsmakers were right on the money.

Meanwhile, the Sharks couldn't handle the Dolphins on Saturday and fell 87-74.

The Knights are on a roll lately: they've won four of their last five matchups, which provided a massive bump to their 10-12 record this season. As for the Sharks, their loss was their third straight on the road, which dropped their record down to 4-15.

Thursday's game is shaping up to be a scrappy contest: FDU have been smashing the glass this season, having averaged 37 rebounds per game. It's a different story for LIU, though, as they've been averaging only 32.7 rebounds per game. Given FDU's sizable advantage in that area, the Sharks will need to find a way to close that gap.

FDU barely slipped by the Sharks in their previous meeting back in February of 2023, winning 80-79. Does FDU have another victory up their sleeve, or will the Sharks turn the tables on them? We'll have the answer soon enough.

Series History

FDU and LIU both have 5 wins in their last 10 games.

  • Feb 09, 2023 - FDU 80 vs. LIU 79
  • Jan 07, 2023 - FDU 101 vs. LIU 89
  • Feb 26, 2022 - LIU 84 vs. FDU 77
  • Jan 23, 2022 - LIU 79 vs. FDU 75
  • Feb 05, 2021 - FDU 77 vs. LIU 62
  • Feb 04, 2021 - FDU 78 vs. LIU 70
  • Mar 04, 2020 - LIU 73 vs. FDU 72
  • Feb 21, 2020 - LIU 86 vs. FDU 81
  • Jan 11, 2020 - LIU 84 vs. FDU 70
  • Jan 31, 2019 - FDU 80 vs. LIU 77