La Salle Explorers vs. Miami Hurricanes ATS Prediction

Victor TrejosBasketball, College Basketball

The La Salle Explorers (0-4) clash against the Miami Hurricanes (3-0) in the Wooden Legacy at Titan Gym. The game starts at 2:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, November 22, 2018, and will air on ESPNU.

La Salle Explorers vs. Miami Hurricanes ATS Odds

In their last game, the Hurricanes beat the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats, 78-70, while the Explorers lost to the Drexel Dragons, 89-84.

Miami played a nearly perfect game. They had a great free throw rate of 0.277 and a turnover percentage of 12.7. For those same stats, Bethune-Cookman had marks of 0.169 and 17.8, respectively. La Salle, on the other hand, was en fuego from three-point territory (11-24; 45.8 percent). Chris Lykes had a good outing for Miami with 21 points and six assists. La Salle was led by Pookie Powell, who had 21 points and seven rebounds.

Miami appears to have the edge on the offensive side of the ball. The Hurricanes rank 90th in offensive efficiency, while the Explorers rank 248th in defensive efficiency since the 2017-18 season. ,

La Salle Explorers vs. Miami Hurricanes Betting Pick

College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – Miami, ATS Winner – La Salle, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Miami ranks 162nd in assists per game (13.5) while La Salle ranks 236th (12.6).
  • The Explorers rank 37th in three pointers allowed per game (19.3) while the Hurricanes rank 68th (20.2).
  • Miami ranks 52nd in blocks per game (4.3) while La Salle ranks 65th in blocks allowed per game (2.8).
  • The Hurricanes average 6.7 steals per game, which ranks 98th in the nation. The Explorers rank 142nd in steals allowed per game (6.1).
  • Miami averages 35.3 rebounds per game, which ranks 175th in the country. La Salle ranks 214th in rebounds allowed per game (35.9).