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Boston College Eagles vs Miami Hurricanes Odds
BankUnited Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Miami Hurricanes and the visiting Boston College Eagles in college hoops action on Tuesday.
The Eagles will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 9-7-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Hurricanes are 12-4-1 ATS. Boston College is 12-2 against the total, while Miami is 3-11-1 versus the number.
Bettors looking to back visiting Boston College before tip-off in this one found them as 15-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 6-rated Hurricanes and the No. 253-ranked Eagles, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 76-66 result in favor of the Hurricanes.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Miami has the nation's No. 121-rated offensive output, at 69.5 PPG. The visiting Eagles defense ranks No. 220 allowing on average 68.2 PPG. The Hurricanes FG% has averaged 45.3% so far, more than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.7% per game.
Defensively, Boston College features the nation's No. 211-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.1 points per game. Miami, meanwhile, comes in at No. 183 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Boston College was a 75-68 winner at home against Clemson. They covered the 1-point spread as favorites. Joe Rahon scored 26 points for Boston College on Saturday, leading the Eagles to a 75-68 win over Clemson at Conte Forum.
Miami was a 79-78 winner in its last match on the road against North Carolina State. They earned a push of the 1-point spread as favorites. The Hurricanes got 18 points from Durand Scott as Miami ran past North Carolina State 79-78 on Saturday at PNC Arena.
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Duke are 4-6
After playing Clemson are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Miami Hurricanes Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing North Carolina are 3-7
After playing North Carolina State are 2-8
After a win are 9-1
A few Eagles at Hurricanes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston College's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston College's last 7 games when playing on the road against Miami
Boston College is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
Boston College is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
Miami is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Boston College
Miami is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Miami is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games at home
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Boston College
Boston College home to Duke, Sunday, February 10
Miami home to North Carolina, Saturday, February 9