Halftime Report

Fortunes may be turning around for Georgia Southern after losing six in a row. They have jumped out to a quick 37-29 lead against Texas State.

Georgia Southern came into the matchup with some extra motivation after the defeat they were dealt the last time these two teams faced off. We'll see if they're able to flip the script or if it'll just be more of the same.

Who's Playing

Texas State Bobcats @ Georgia Southern Eagles

Current Records: Texas State 11-16, Georgia Southern 5-22

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Texas State and the Eagles are an even 5-5 against one another since December of 2015, but not for long. Both teams will face off in a Sun Belt battle at 8:00 p.m. ET on Thursday at Hanner Fieldhouse. Texas State is no doubt hoping to put an end to a four-game streak of away losses.

Last Saturday, the Bobcats were within striking distance but couldn't close the gap as they fell 78-74 to the Golden Eagles.

Meanwhile, Georgia Southern's recent rough patch got a bit rougher on Saturday after their sixth straight loss. They took a 87-80 hit to the loss column at the hands of the Dukes. That's two games in a row now that Georgia Southern has lost by exactly seven points.

The Bobcats' loss dropped their record down to 11-16. As for the Eagles, they have not been sharp recently as the team's lost seven of their last eight matches, which put a noticeable dent in their 5-22 record this season.

Texas State is hoping to beat the odds on Thursday, as the experts think they're headed for a loss. Bettors picking them against the spread have some confidence (to put it mildly), as the team is sitting on a four-game streak of failing to cover when playing as the underdogs on the road.

Texas State came out on top in a nail-biter against the Eagles when the teams last played back in January of 2023, sneaking past 70-67. The rematch might be a little tougher for Texas State since the team won't have the home-court advantage this time around. We'll see if the change in venue makes a difference.


Georgia Southern is a slight 2.5-point favorite against Texas State, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The line has drifted a bit towards the Eagles, as the game opened with the Eagles as a 1-point favorite.

The over/under is 137 points.

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Series History

Georgia Southern and Texas State both have 5 wins in their last 10 games.

  • Jan 26, 2023 - Texas State 70 vs. Georgia Southern 67
  • Feb 20, 2020 - Texas State 70 vs. Georgia Southern 55
  • Dec 19, 2019 - Georgia Southern 67 vs. Texas State 64
  • Jan 26, 2019 - Georgia Southern 74 vs. Texas State 58
  • Jan 03, 2019 - Texas State 73 vs. Georgia Southern 70
  • Feb 24, 2018 - Georgia Southern 81 vs. Texas State 77
  • Jan 25, 2018 - Texas State 62 vs. Georgia Southern 61
  • Feb 18, 2017 - Georgia Southern 70 vs. Texas State 67
  • Feb 06, 2016 - Georgia Southern 66 vs. Texas State 62
  • Dec 30, 2015 - Texas State 80 vs. Georgia Southern 66