Buffalo Bulls face Miami (Ohio) RedHawks: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Buffalo Bulls vs Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Bulls of Buffalo hit the hard court against the RedHawks of Miami (Ohio).
Miami (Ohio) battles the Bulls, currently sitting with a 10-15 mark (8-15 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 11-8 for the RedHawks and 9-9-1 for the Bulls.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the RedHawks as 1.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the RedHawks, most recently No. 331 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bulls, who rate No. 183 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 65-61 victory for the Bulls.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Miami (Ohio)'s No. 338-rated squad against Buffalo's No. 126-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Miami (Ohio) rates No. 164 in the country with 6.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 181 nationally with 6.1 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Buffalo owns the country's No. 159-rated mark, allowing 69.1 points per game on the highway. Miami (Ohio), on the other hand, rates No. 215 in scoring at home.
Buffalo won its last outing, a 75-60 result against Toledo on February 13. They covered in that game as a 4-point favorite. Buffalo got 24 points from Tony Watson II en route to a 75-60 victory over Toledo on Wednesday at Alumni Arena.
In their last action, Miami (Ohio) was an 87-70 loser on the road against Kent State. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as underdogs. Allen Roberts scored 16 points in a futile effort to lead the RedHawks to a win (they lost 87-70 to Kent State at Memorial Athletic Center on Wednesday).
Buffalo Bulls Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-5
Before playing Manhattan are 1-1
After playing Toledo are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After playing Kent State are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7
A few Bulls at RedHawks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Buffalo's last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami (Ohio)
Buffalo is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Buffalo is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami (Ohio)
Buffalo is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Miami (Ohio) is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami (Ohio)'s last 6 games when playing at home against Buffalo
Miami (Ohio) is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami (Ohio)'s last 6 games at home
Buffalo home to Manhattan, Saturday, February 23
Miami (Ohio) at Southern Illinois, Saturday, February 23