A fierce Atlantic Sun brawl pits Liberty against Kennesaw State for an exciting matchup. Both teams have been performing superbly. The winner will emerge as the conference leader and tournament favorite. When these two teams played each other in February, Liberty came out on top 100–93.
The Liberty Flames have a record of 21-6 going into today’s contest, which will be their 28th game of the season. The Flames had a 4-5 record in their first 9 road games. With a record of 18-3, Liberty has been the favorite to win in 21 games this season.
This has been another successful season for Liberty, which aims to qualify for the NCAA Tournament for the third time in the previous four years. With a victory in this game, they might take sole possession of the lead in the Atlantic Sun conference, where they currently tie for first place. Senior G Darius McGhee, who ranks 13th in the US in scoring with 21.1 ppg, is the Flames’ star player. McGhee has now scored 10 straight times in double digits.
The Kennesaw State Owls have a 20-7 overall record going into today’s game against Liberty. The Owls now have an 11-1 record and have played at home 12 times. The Owls have been the underdog ten times thus far and have gone 4-6 straight up.
Kennesaw State, which shares the other half of the Atlantic Sun lead with Liberty, is having an equally good season. The Owls are aiming to make their school’s first-ever Division I NCAA Tournament trip. To stand a chance of receiving the automatic bid from the A-Sun, they must demonstrate that they can defeat a team like Liberty. Chris Youngblood, who has double digits in 14 straight games, is the leader for Kennesaw.
Three-point shooting will be important in this contest. Both Liberty and Kennesaw State entered the contest as good three-point shooting squads, averaging 10.33 and 8.32 made threes per game, respectively. Keep a watch out for the Owls’ defense to close out on the Flames’ outside shooters effectively enough to make life difficult for Liberty.
Liberty Flames vs Kennesaw State Owls Game Information
- Date: 02/16/2023
- Time: 07:00 PM ET
- Location: KSU Convocation Center.
- How to Watch Liberty vs Kennesaw St: CBS Sports
- Live Stream: CBS.com
Liberty vs Kennesaw St Betting Lines
Kennesaw St is +220 according to our Vegas NCAAB Lines. This means that if you wager $100 you have the chance to win $220. On the other side, Liberty is –270 according to the Vegas NCAAB Lines. This means that if you wager $100 you have the chance to win $37.04.
The implied probability for these two teams attached to the betting lines has Kennesaw St at a 31.25% chance of winning the game, meanwhile Liberty has 72.97% probability of finishing the game with the W.
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