Miami at Nebraska - 12/1/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Hurricanes (5-0) at Nebraska Cornhuskers (5-2)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Pinnacle Bank Arena)
The Line: Nebraska Cornhuskers +5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Miami Hurricanes and Nebraska Cornhuskers square off Tuesday night at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.
The Miami Hurricanes look for a bounce back win after losing at home to Northeastern. The Miami Hurricanes are averaging 89.3 points on 52.3 percent shooting and allowing 72.3 points on 45.2 percent shooting. Sheldon McClellan is averaging 17.5 points and 2.7 rebounds while Angel Rodriguez is averaging 12.7 points and 4.8 assists. Tonye Jekiri is grabbing 10.3 rebounds and Ja'Quan Newton is dishing 2.7 assists. The Miami Hurricanes are shooting 44 percent from beyond the arc and 76.3 percent from the free throw line. Miami has made 55 threes in six games and is averaging just 10 turnovers per contest. The Miami Hurricanes have won eight of their last 12 road games.
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The Nebraska Cornhuskers hope to keep the ball rolling after winning four of their last five games. The Nebraska Cornhuskers are averaging 76.7 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 63.3 points on 38 percent shooting. Andrew White is averaging 14.9 points and 4.4 rebounds while Shavon Shields is averaging 13.7 points and 3.1 assists. Tai Webster is grabbing 4.3 rebounds and Glynn Watson Jr. is dishing 2.7 assists. The Nebraska Cornhuskers are shooting 37.3 percent from beyond the arc and 71.8 percent from the free throw line. Nebraska is getting to the free throw line 25 times and is grabbing 11.7 offensive rebounds per contest. The Nebraska Cornhuskers have three wins over a ranked team since 2013.
The Hurricanes are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games and 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Cornhuskers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games and 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games overall.
Nebraska is a great defensive team, but the Cornhuskers don't have enough offense to hang with a deep and super talented Miami team. The Hurricanes get a nice bounce back victory on the road.