By: Mike Stone

It is very rare that my Alma mater’s basketball games even show up on the board of games to wager on. For some reason the demand for Patriot League action is not very high. That changes tonight when my American University Eagles travel to Baton Rouge to meet Ben Simmons and the LSU Tigers.

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American is having a tough season, losing to powerhouses Maryland-Eastern Shore, Mt,St.Mary’s and St.Francis by margins of 15,25, and 20 respectively. LSU is favored at this moment by 18 points. I hate to bet against my team, but I don’t think 18 is nearly enough. Take LSU -18 as the PLAY OF THE DAY.

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Thursday – Bucs + 2 1/2 vs Rams – LOSS

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Overall record 44-36-1