Betting on today’s Hurricanes and Eagles game? Catch the action at Capital One Arena in Washington, DC, as the Eagles hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ACCN. In this Atlantic Coast matchup, Miami (FL) is favored by -2 vs. Boston College. The over/under for the game is 147 points.

MIAMI (FL) HURRICANES VS BOSTON COLLEGE EAGLES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Boston College Eagles +2

This game will be played at Capital One Arena at 7:00 ET on Tuesday, March 12th.

WHY BET THE BOSTON COLLEGE EAGLES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the Eagles.
  • Not only will Boston College pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 147 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Can the Hurricanes Grab a Win in Washington?

Heading into their matchup with Boston College, Miami (FL) has dropped nine straight games and has an overall record of 15-16. In Atlantic Coast Conference play, the Hurricanes are just 6-14.

On the road this season, Miami (FL) has gone just 2-10, and their average scoring margin in road games is -8.8 points per game. Over their last six road games, the Hurricanes are 2-8.

As the favorite this season, Miami has a record of 9-8-1 against the spread. On the road, the Hurricanes are just 4-7-1 vs. the spread and over their last 10 games as the favorite, they are 4-5-1. In their last three road games, Miami is 1-2 ATS and their overall ATS record for the season is 14-15-2.

Today’s over/under line of 147 is lower than the average over/under line in Miami’s games this season (152.8). So far, 12 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total is 142 points.

The Miami (FL) offense is coming off a game in which they scored 75 points vs. Florida State. Overall their field goal percentage was 47.7% while connecting on 7 threes. For the season, the Miami (FL) offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 343rd in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 45%.

At present, the Hurricanes’ defense is nationally ranked 213rd, allowing 73.4 points per game. In their previous game vs. Florida State, the Seminoles finished with a field goal percentage of 40% and a total of 83 points vs. Miami (FL).

Will Boston College Make it Happen at Home?

At home this season, Boston College has gone 11-7, and they are currently on a two-game win streak. Over their last 10 games at home, the Eagles have gone 5-5. For the season, they have been the underdog 15 times, going 4-11.

Most recently, Boston College defeated Louisville by a score of 67-61. So far this season, they have gone 17-14, including an 8-12 record in Atlantic Coast Conference play. Their average scoring margin at home this season is +4.2.

As the underdog this season, Boston College has gone just 4-9-2 vs. the spread. Their overall ATS mark for the year is 13-16-2. At home, the Eagles are 8-10 vs. the spread this season and they are just 1-7-2 ATS in their last 10 games as the underdog.

So far this season, the over/under record for Boston College games is 18-12-1. The average scoring total in their games is 147.8 points, which is higher than today’s over/under line of 147. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 135 points.

The Boston College offense is coming off a game in which they scored 67 points vs. Louisville. Overall their field goal percentage was 43.1% while connecting on 8 threes. The top scorer for the Eagles was Claudell Harris Jr. with 18 points, while Devin McGlockton also chipped in with 11 points.

On the defensive side, Boston College is currently hovering around the NCAA’s average for points allowed, conceding an average of 73.1 points per game. Against Louisville in their most recent game, the Boston College defense gave up a total of 61 points while allowing Louisville to hit 33% of their shots.