Betting on today’s Tigers and Hurricanes game? Catch the action at Watsco Center in Coral Gables, FL, as the Hurricanes hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on ESPN. In this Atlantic Coast matchup, the Tigers are the betting favorite against the Hurricanes. The over/under for the game is 155 points.


The Pick: Miami (FL) Hurricanes +1

This game will be played at Watsco Center at 8:00 ET on Wednesday, January 3rd.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-67 in favor of the Hurricanes.
  • Not only will Miami (FL) pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 155 points, and we like the under with a projected 141 points.

Will the Tigers Win in Coral Gables?

Clemson comes into today’s game against Miami (FL) with an overall record of 11-1. In their games on the road, Clemson has gone 3-1, while they have a perfect 8-0 record at home. As of now, Clemson holds an 8-4 record against the spread this season. When playing away games, Clemson is a perfect 4-0 vs. the spread. In their previous ten road games, Clemson has a 5-5 record vs. the spread.

Looking at their over/under performance through 12 games, Clemson has an over/under record of 8-4-0, with their games averaging 151.4 points per game on average. In their most recent three games, the Tigers’ over/under record is 3-0, with their games averaging 165 points per game.

The Clemson offense is coming off a game in which they scored 93 points vs. Radford. Overall their field goal percentage was 56.7% while connecting on 11 threes. Joseph Girard III was the leading scorer for the Tigers, putting up 24 points. In addition, PJ Hall contributed 17 points.

Currently, the Tigers’ defense holds the 105th rank in the nation, allowing 69.2 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Clemson’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 39.8% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 31.2% this season.

Taking a Look at the Hurricanes Chances at Home

Following their recent victory over North Florida by a score of 95-55, the Miami (FL) basketball team now holds a 10-2 overall record. When playing away from home, the Hurricanes have yet to win a game, going 0-2, while they remain undefeated at home with a 10-0 record. Miami (FL) enters the game with a positive ATS record of 7-5. In their previous five games, they have gone 3-2 vs. the spread.

So far, Miami (FL)’s games have averaged 154.4 points per game with the average over/under line being 153.8 points. The Hurricanes have an over/under record of 2-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 155 points per game.

Miami (FL) recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 95 points against North Florida. This output exceeded their season average of 84.7 points per game. The Miami (FL) offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 22.7 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 41% of their looks from outside this season.

At this time, the Hurricanes’ defense is positioned 114th in the country, permitting 69.8 points per game. Miami (FL)’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the North Florida offense to knock down 52% of their shots on their way to putting up 55 points.