NCAA Matchups  >>  Long Beach State vs. Syracuse Preview 12/06/2012

The Long Beach State 49ers and the Syracuse Orange will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Carrier Dome.
Oddsmakers currently have the Orange listed as 20-point favorites versus the 49ers, while the game's total is sitting at 141½.
Last time out for Long Beach State, they were a 64-59 loser as they battled Fresno State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point favorite.
Syracuse was an 84-48 winner in their most recent outing at home against Eastern Michigan. They covered the 24-point spread as favorites.
Long Beach State:
Team record: 3-4 SU, 2-4 ATS

is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 4-6
After playing Fresno State are 1-0
After a loss are 6-4

Team record: 6-0 SU, 3-0-1 ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home

When playing on Thursday are 6-4
After playing Eastern Michigan are 2-0
After a win are 8-2

Long Beach State at Ohio State, Saturday, December 8
Syracuse home to Monmouth, Saturday, December 8