The Miami Hurricanes have managed to cover the posted spread in each of their last three games against the Providence Friars as those schools renew acquaintances at the Barclays Center on Monday night.
Miami and Providence last met back in March 2009, with the Hurricanes rolling to a 78-66 win as a 2.5-point underdog on the college basketball betting lines in that contest. That game turned out to be an UNDER result for totals bettors at the online sportsbooks.
Providence Friars vs Miami Hurricanes Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to back the Providence Friars before tip-off in this one found them as 1-point underdogs over at Bodog earlier.
Providence Friars vs Miami Hurricanes Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The 9-2 and 5-4 ATS Miami Hurricanes will face the 9-3 Providence Friars, who own a 5-3-3 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Miami Hurricanes are 3-2-1 on the OVER/UNDER so far this season while the Providence Friars are 6-3.
The Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
show No. 52-rated Providence Friars taking on the No. 67-rated Miami Hurricanes in this contest.
How Providence Friars vs Miami Hurricanes Stats Matchup
Rebounding is always a key handicapping betting consideration and Providence is ranked No. 134 in NCAA basketball at 35.5 per game. Contrast that with Miami’s No. 136 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Miami is the No. 17-ranked team in the country at 8.64 per game, while Providence rates No. 196 at 5.25 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Providence cruised to victory on Saturday, running Massachusetts out of the gym and running up a 85-65 score at Dunkin Donuts Center.
Miami was crushed on Friday, getting blown out by Eastern Kentucky and falling by a 72-44 score at BankUnited Center.
Providence Friars vs Miami Hurricanes Betting Odds Trends
Providence is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games
Providence is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Miami
Providence is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Miami
Miami is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
Miami is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Providence
Miami is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Providence
Next Betting Matchups
Providence home to Creighton, Wednesday, December 31st
Miami at College of Charleston, Tuesday, December 30th