La Salle Explorers vs. Miami Hurricanes - 12/22/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Hurricanes (9-1) at La Salle Explorers (4-4)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Palestra)
The Line: La Salle Explorers +13.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Miami Hurricanes will go on the road to take on the La Salle Explorers.
The La Salle Explorers come into this game with a 4-4 record and are currently 11th in the Atlantic 10 conference. La Salle has been struggling lately dropping their last 3 games with their most recent being a 76-47 loss to Villanova.
Through 8 games the leading scorer for the Explorers has been Jordan Price who is averaging 24.6 points per game and 4.4 rebounds. Cleon Roberts is second on the team with 11.9 points per game and 3.8 rebounds. La Salle will try to get over .500 with a win against Miami.
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The Miami Hurricanes come into this game with a 9-1 record and are currently 1st in the ACC and are ranked 13th in the country. The Hurricanes have won their past 4 games. Through 8 games this season the leading scorer for the Hurricanes has been Sheldon McClellan who is averging 16.5 points per game and 3.0 rebounds. Angel Rodriguez is having a good year as well scoring 12.5 points per game and 4.1 assists. Miami will try to make it 5 in a row with a win against La Salle.
The Hurricanes are 11-1 against the spread in their last 12 games following a straight up win. Miami is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games. La Salle is 4-0-1 against the spread in their last 5 Tuesday games. The Explorers are 0-4 against the spread in their 4 games overall.
The La Salle Explorers come into this game with a .500 record and will be in for a tough game at home. Miami is turning out to be a really good team and have seemed almost unstoppable. I think Miami will take care of business on the road here. Take Miami to cover the spread.