Marquette vs. Miami Odds

2013-miami-team04-360

WASHINGTON, DC (TheSpread) – Miami and Marquette meet up to kickoff the Sweet 16 on Thursday night at 7:15PM ET. Here is a look at the odds for this game.

View Current College Basketball Odds

This game will be played from Verizon Center in Washington, DC and is part of the East Region with Miami as the No. 2 seed and Marquette the No. 3 seed (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Miami is the favorite in this game, as the Hurricanes have odds of -5 points against Marquette. The over/under total for this game has been set at 127 points. Opening odds had Miami favored by 5.5 points. The spread hit a peak of 6 points before falling back to Miami -5.

Miami reached the Sweet 16 by beating Illinois, 63-59. The Hurricanes got everything they could handle from the Illini, but managed to win the game by committing just six turnovers while hitting 9 3-pointers. Rion Brown was the leader for Miami, as he had 21 points and 5 rebounds on 7 of 14 shooting. Miami is now 29-6 on the season, 5-2 on a neutral floor and 21-10-1 against the spread.

Marquette reached the Sweet 1 thanks to a 74-72 win over Butler last weekend. The Golden Eagles used a 47-37 second half to get the victory. Marquette had 15 turnovers in the win, but managed to get to the free-throw line 27 times in the contest. Vander Blue continued his strong finish to the season by racking up 29 points on 9 of 15 shooting for the Eagles. Marquette is 25-8 on the season, 4-2 on a neutral court and 13-15-1 against the spread.

Bet on College Basketball Odds

2013 March Madness Sweet 16 Odds – Marquette vs. Miami

809 Marquette +5 Over 127

810 Miami -5 Under 127

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Advertisement

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Kansas vs. Iowa State Prediction Iowa State is a home underdog tonight against Kansas in Big 12 play. Are the Cyclones a good bet to cover when the teams tip-off at 9:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Syracuse vs. UNC Pick No. 11 North Carolina is a big favorite at home today when it welcomes Syracuse to town when they meet at 7PM ET.
Thumbnail Creighton vs. Xavier Pick It’s a huge Big East matchup today at 2PM ET when No. 15 Xavier hosts No. 8 Creighton. Which team has the edge?
Thumbnail USC vs. Colorado Prediction Colorado is a small home favorite tonight against USC in Pac-12 play. Are the Buffs worth a play for bettors?
Thumbnail Bearcats in business as Pirates await On Thursday, No. 22 Cincinnati eked out a 66-64 win over SMU. But will Mick Cronin’s crew have an easier time dispatching another American Athletic Conference rival...

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Team Pages