Clemson Tigers vs. Miami Hurricanes - 1/16/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Hurricanes (13-2) at Clemson Tigers (11-6)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm (Littlejohn Coliseum)
The Line: Clemson Tigers 4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Clemson Tigers will host the Miami Hurricanes this Saturday.
The Clemson Tigers come into this game with a 11-6 record and are currently 2nd in the ACC. The Clemson Tigers are coming off 2 big wins over Louisville and Duke. Through 17 games this season the leading scorer for the Tigers has been Jaron Blossomgame who is averaging 15.5 points per game and 7.0 rebounds. Avry Holmes is second on the team with 10.5 points per game and 2.6 rebounds.
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The Miami Hurricanes come into this game with a 13-2 record and are currently 7th in the ACC. The Hurricanes most recent game was a 66-58 loss to the Virginia Cavaliers. Through 15 games this season the leading scorer for the Hurricanes has been Sheldon McClellan who is averaging 16.1 points per game and 3.0 rebounds. Angel Rodriguez is second on the team with 11.7 points per game and 3.7 assists. Miami will try to bounce back with a win over the hot Clemson Tigers.
The Miami Hurricanes are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games following a loss. The Hurricanes are 8-3 against the spread in their last 11 road games. Clemson is 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Tigers are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. ACC opponents.
Clemson has been hot lately taking down Duke and Louisville and now they will have another tough task against Miami. Its hard not to take Clemson here after the way they have been playing but i think Miami ends their streak here. Take Miami to cover on the road.