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Dayton Flyers @ Loyola Chi. Ramblers

Current Records: Dayton 22-5, Loyola Chi. 20-8

How To Watch

  • When: Friday, March 1, 2024 at 9 p.m. ET
  • Where: Gentile Arena -- Chicago, Illinois
  • TV: ESPN2
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Ticket Cost: $139.00

What to Know

We've got another exciting Atlantic 10 matchup on schedule as the Dayton Flyers and the Loyola Chi. Ramblers are set to tip at 9:00 p.m. ET on March 1st at Gentile Arena. Loyola Chi. does have the home-court advantage, but Dayton is expected to win by one point.

Winning is just a little bit easier when your shooting is a whole 15.8% better than the opposition, a fact Dayton proved on Tuesday. They walked away with an 80-66 victory over the Wildcats.

Dayton's victory was a true team effort, with many players turning in solid performances. Perhaps the best among them was DaRon Holmes II, who dropped a double-double on 14 points and ten rebounds. Another player making a difference was Koby Brea, who scored 17 points.

Meanwhile, Loyola Chi. unfortunately witnessed the end of their seven-game winning streak on Tuesday. They took a hard 79-64 fall against the Bonnies.

The Flyers' victory was their 11th straight at home, which pushed their record up to 22-5. Those good results were due in large part to their offensive dominance across that stretch, as they averaged 79.4 points per game. As for the Ramblers, their defeat ended a three-game streak of away wins and brought them to 20-8.

Dayton strolled past the Ramblers in their previous matchup back in February of 2023 by a score of 65-49. Does Dayton have another victory up their sleeve, or will the Ramblers turn the tables on them? We'll have the answer soon enough.


Dayton is a slight 1-point favorite against Loyola Chi., according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Flyers as a 1.5-point favorite.

The over/under is 136.5 points.

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Series History

Dayton has won both of the games they've played against Loyola Chi. in the last year.

  • Feb 17, 2023 - Dayton 65 vs. Loyola Chi. 49
  • Jan 31, 2023 - Dayton 85 vs. Loyola Chi. 81