Miami Hurricanes vs. Buffalo Bulls - 3/17/16 College Basketball NCAA Tournament Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami Hurricanes (25-7) vs. Buffalo Bulls (20-14)
March 17, 2016 6:45 (Dunkin Donuts Center)
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The Miami Hurricanes and the Buffalo Bulls will face off against in the 1st round of the NCAA Tournament this Thursday.
The Miami Hurricanes had a great season finishing with a 25-7 record and were rewarded with a 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Miami Hurricanes average 75.6 points per game and shoot 36% from the 3-point line. Sheldon McClellan who is averaging 15.8 points per game and 3.2 rebounds has led the Hurricanes. Angel Rodriguez is second on the team with 11.7 points per game and 2.5 rebounds.
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The Buffalo Bulls had a average season finishing with a 20-14 record but were able to pull off a big run and win conference tournament to get them a 14th seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Buffalo Bulls average 77.6 points per game and shoot 33% from the 3-point line. Lamonte Bearden who is averaging 13.6 points per game and 4.2 assists has led the Bulls. Blake Hamilton is second on the team with 13.1 points per game and 7.0 rebounds.
The Buffalo Bulls are 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The Bulls are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 neutral site games. Miami is 12-3 against the spread in their last 15 non-conference games. The Hurricanes are 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 neutral site games.
The Miami Hurricanes are one of the better teams in the country and will be ready for the Buffalo Bulls. The Buffalo Bulls have been rolling but wont stand much of a chance in this game. Miami just has two much talent for the Bulls.