Missouri vs. Miami-Ohio - 12/5/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami-Ohio RedHawks (5-3) at Missouri Tigers (6-2)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 9:00 pm (Mizzou Arena)
The Line: Missouri Tigers -21 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Missouri Tigers lock horns with the Miami (OH) Redhawks in Tuesday night college basketball.
The Miami (Ohio) Redhawks have been either hot or cold in the early going and right now the team is on a warming up trend. Miami (Ohio) has won back to back contests after squeezing by Western Illinois 76-73 in overtime as a five point road dog on Saturday. Both squads sank shots at around 42% with the Redhawks 11-6 advantage being the main difference.
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Logan McLane was the top option for the Miami (Ohio) offense with 17 points and a team high nine rebounds on 6-13 from the floor and just 4-9 from the foul line. Nike Sibande gave the Redhawks 16 points and five pulls on 6-11 shooting while Darrian Ringo added eleven points, six helpers and four steals on 4-9 from the field.
The Missouri Tigers want to begin a hot streak and continue a solid start to the 2017-18 season. Missouri bounced back from their second loss to down the Central Florida Knights as a four point road favorite on Thursday. The Tigers held a slight 45.5%-44.2% edge in shooting for a few more field goals which was decisive.
Kassius Robertson came up big for the Missouri attack with a contest high 19 points on 7-11 from the field including a 5-7 performance from beyond the arc. The Tigers received 17 points and six boards from Jordan Barnett on 6-12 shooting while Jeremiah Tilmon added 14 points and a team high seven rebounds on 7-12 from the floor.
M-OH are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 non-conference games and under is 12-5 in M-OH last 17 overall. Missouri are 6-1-2 ATS in their last 9 home games and Missouri are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 Tuesday games.
Miami (Ohio) has shown some ability to hang around against bigger name opponents but the potential to cover is Missouri if they want to…