Betting on today’s Bulldogs and Hurricanes game? Catch the action at Baha Mar Convention Center in Nassau, Bahamas, as the Hurricanes hosts this showdown at 3:30 ET on CBSS. The over/under for this game is set at 155.5 points, and the Hurricanes are the home favorites against the Bulldogs in a non-conference matchup.
GEORGIA BULLDOGS VS MIAMI (FL) HURRICANES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Miami (FL) Hurricanes -6.5
This game will be played at Baha Mar Convention Center at 3:30 ET on Friday, November 17th.
WHY BET THE MIAMI (FL) HURRICANES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 78-64 in favor of the Hurricanes.
- Not only will Miami (FL) pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 155.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 142 points.
Will Georgia Be The Talk of Baha Mar Convention Center?
Georgia has played 3 games this season and has a 2-1 record. In the previous 10 road games, Georgia has a 1-9 record, which includes games from last year. As Georgia gets ready to face Miami (FL), they hold a 1-2 ATS record. Looking back to last season, Georgia is just 1-9 ATS in their previous ten games.
Georgia comes in with an over/under record of 2-1-0 through three games, with their games averaging a combined 142.7 points per game so far. The Bulldogs have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 67 points per game and an over/under record of 2-3.
Compared to their season average of 71.7 points per game, Georgia struggled in their previous game. Against North Carolina Central, the Bulldogs scored 64 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 35.8%. The team’s top scorer is Jabri Abdur-Rahim, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 16, while Noah Thomasson also maintains a PPG average of 9.7 leading up to the game.
Coming into today’s game, the Georgia defense is giving up an average of 71.0 points per contest. So far, the Georgia defense is giving up an average of 12.0 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 11 times per game (296th).
Will the Hurricanes Defense Show Up at Home?
Miami (FL) has a perfect 3-0 record after three games. In their previous ten home games, Miami (FL) has a 7-3 record, which includes last year. Against the spread, Miami (FL) has a current record of 2-1 for this season. Taking into account the outcomes from last season as well, Miami (FL) has gone 4-6 vs. the spread in their last ten games.
So far, Miami (FL)’s games have averaged 162.3 points per game with the average over/under line being 151.3 points. When analyzing the Hurricanes’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 83 points per game and an over/under record of 4-1.
Miami (FL)’s offense had a good outing, putting up 86 points against FIU. They achieved a 58.5% field goal percentage and went 11/14 from the free-throw line. Currently leading the team in scoring is Wooga Poplar who comes into today’s matchup averaging 20.7. Matthew Cleveland also heads into the game with a PPG average of 17.
So far, the Hurricanes’ defense is ranked 73rd in the country at 70.7 points per contest. Miami (FL)’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the FIU offense to knock down 58% of their shots on their way to putting up 80 points.