Betting on today’s Hurricanes and Buffaloes game? Catch the action at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, as the Buffaloes hosts this showdown at 2:00 ET on ESPN2. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Buffaloes as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 154 points.

MIAMI (FL) HURRICANES VS COLORADO BUFFALOES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Colorado Buffaloes -1

This game will be played at Barclays Center at 2:00 ET on Sunday, December 10th.

WHY BET THE COLORADO BUFFALOES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-71 in favor of the Buffaloes.
  • Not only will Colorado pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -1.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 154 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.

Will the Hurricanes Find a Way to Win in Brooklyn?

Miami (FL) comes into their 9th game of the season with a record of 7-1. In their last three road games, including last year, Miami (FL) has gone 1-2. Miami (FL) enters the game with a positive ATS record of 4-3. Over their last five games, the team has gone 3-2 vs. the spread.

Up to this point, games involving Miami (FL) have had an average of 155.3 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 152.9 points. Their over/under record is 5-2-0. The Hurricanes’ have recorded an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 141 points per game.

In contrast to their season average of 84.6 points per game, the Miami (FL) had a below average performance. They scored 62 points against Notre Dame and had a field goal percentage of 46.3%. Leading the team in scoring is Wooga Poplar, who is averaging 16.5 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Norchad Omier also maintains a PPG average of 16.1 heading into game.

Currently, the Hurricanes’ defense holds the 111st rank in the nation, allowing 69.5 points per game. Against Notre Dame, the Hurricanes’ defense gave up 49 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, Notre Dame only made 5 free-throws.

Can the Buffaloes Lock in a Home Win?

Today, the Colorado Buffaloes will be playing Miami (FL) with a record of 6-2. So far this season, all of Colorado’s games have been on the road. As of now, Colorado has a 3-4 ATS record heading into today’s game. Up to this point, the Buffaloes are 0-3 vs. the spread on the road, but have a 3-1 ATS record at home.

Colorado’s games have, on average, featured 152.9 points per game leading to an over/under record of 4-3-0. Their average over/under line is currently 147.5 points so far. The Buffaloes’ last five games have culminated with an average of 149 points per game and an over/under record of 3-2.

The Buffaloes’ offense finished with 83 points in their previous game, mirroring their current average of 83.8 points per contest. KJ Simpson led the team in scoring, putting up 30 points. Additionally, Cody Williams contributed 21 points for the Buffaloes.

At this time, the Buffaloes’ defense is positioned 113rd in the country, permitting 69.6 points per game. Against Colorado State in their most recent game, the Colorado defense gave up a total of 88 points while allowing Colorado State to hit 50% of their shots.