Written and authored by NCAA Basketball March Madness Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for their 2015 Basketball game. The teams will play on Sunday February 1, 2015. At 12:30 PM EST on the ESPN Television Network.
The (14-6) and twenty third-ranked Miami Hurricanes of the Atlantic Coast Conference makes the trip from their campus in Coral Gables to the Capital of the Sunshine State. Miami will play the (11-10) Florida State Seminoles also of the ACC in 2015 Colege Basketball action. The teams will play at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center in Tallahassee, Florida. This Sports Handicapper believes the Miami Hurricanes has turned some head with their play this season. Florida State is young but competitive and will be ready for their in-state rivals. The betting line has Florida State as a three-point home underdog Against The Spread, and the betting odds total is not available for Sunday’s game.
The 2015 Miami Hurricanes has won two of three straight up but lost badly at home to Georgia Tech on January 28th. Miami has beaten Duke on the road nad took Virginia in overtime this season. Guards Sheldon McClellan and Angel Rodriguez lead the team in scoring with a combined thirty points per game. Miami is in third place in the Conference with a 4-3 record. The betting odds over the total are 8-2-1 the Hurricanes last eleven on the road. The betting odds under the total is 6-2-1 Miami last nine on Sunday’s. The Hurricanes are 9-4 ATS their last thirteen on Sunday’s. The Miami Hurricanes are 4-5-1 their last ten NCAA Basketball Point Spread Picks going over the betting odds total four times, staying under four and has a push. The key to a Miami win is for the guard combination of McClellan and Rodriguez to get off to a good start. Head Coach Jim Larrañaga is taking to Miami Basketball program to new levels each season.
The 2015 Florida State Seminoles has won two of three straight up and are 3-0 ATS in the three-game span. Florida State beat Wake Forest 82-76 in overtime on January 28th at home. Florida State is 3-5 in Atlantic Coast Conference play. Florida State is 2-4-1 Against The Number the last seven against the Miami Hurricanes. Guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes poured in a team-high twenty-one points in their loss to Wake Forest. The betting odds over the total are 8-2 the last ten meetings between the teams in Tallahassee. Florida State is scoring sixty-nine points per contest on average which ranks 71st in the nation. The key to a Florida State win is to take advantage of the home court. Head Coach Leonard Hamilton is one of the most respected in the game, and his team is going to play hard.
Free Pick: Florida State+3.