Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Ospreys versus the Hurricanes? Tip off is at at 6:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ACCN. The game will be played at Watsco Center in Coral Gables, FL. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Hurricanes as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 157.5 points.


The Pick: North Florida Ospreys +22

This game will be played at Watsco Center at 6:00 ET on Friday, December 29th.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-68 in favor of the Hurricanes.
  • Even though we have Miami (FL) winning straight-up, we like North Florida at +22.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 157.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 142 points.

Can North Florida Grab a Win on the Road?

North Florida will head into their 15th game of the season with a 7-7 record. In their last ten road games, which includes games from last year, North Florida has a road record of 3-7. North Florida's ATS performance is currently sitting below .500 at 4-5-1. In their last five games, the team has gone 1-1-1 vs. the spread.

So far, North Florida's games have averaged 153.2 points per game with the average over/under line being 152.3 points. The Ospreys have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 150 points per game and an over/under record of 1-2.

The North Florida offense is coming off a game where they scored 60 points against Georgia. They posted a field goal percentage of 35.9% and connected on 12 threes. Chaz Lanier was the leading scorer for the Ospreys, putting up 16 points. In addition, Dorian James contributed 8 points.

Currently, the Ospreys' defense holds the 172nd rank in the nation, allowing 72.0 points per game. North Florida's defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Georgia offense to knock down 51% of their shots on their way to putting up 78 points.

Is A Home Victory Likely for the Favored Hurricanes?

Miami (FL) has played 11 games so far this season, and they have a 9-2 overall record. When playing away from home, the Hurricanes are 0-2, but they are a perfect 6-0 at home. As Miami (FL) prepares to face North Florida, their ATS record stands at 4-4. In terms of away games, the Hurricanes are 0-2 vs. the spread, while at home they are 4-2.

In 11 games, Miami (FL) comes in with an over/under mark of 5-3-0, with their games averaging 155 points per game. In the Hurricanes' last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 144 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 2-3.

In their recent matchup, the Miami (FL) offense ended with 63 points against Colorado. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 44.9% and made 6 threes. The team's top scorer is Wooga Poplar, who enters today's matchup with an average of 17.5, while Norchad Omier also carries a PPG average of 16.7 into the game.

So far, the Hurricanes' defense is ranked 122nd in the country at 69.2 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Miami (FL)'s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 40.9% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 26.6% this season.