NIT Championship Odds
NEW YORK (TheSpread) – The 2015 NIT Tournament comes to an end tonight at 9PM ET when Miami meets Stanford in Madison Square Garden on ESPN.
Miami is 25-12 on the season, 5-2 on a neutral court and 17-17-1 against the spread. Stanford is 23-13 overall, 3-2 on a neutral floor and 16-19-1 against the spread. Miami is coming off a 60-57 win over Temple in the tournament semifinals, while Stanford defeated Old Dominion on Tuesday to reach this title game.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Stanford is favored in this contest, as the Cardinal are getting odds of -1.5 points against the Miami Hurricanes tonight. The over/under total for the game has been set at 134.5 points.
Stanford has won four straight, but is just 5-4 in its last nine while going only 3-6 against the spread in its last nine contests. However, the Cardinal is 3-1 ATS in the NIT thus far. Stanford has been trending with the under as of late, hitting it in six of its last nine games.
Miami has won four straight games and seven of its last eight coming into tonight’s game. The Hurricanes have covered the spread in three straight and five of their last eight as well. Miami has been split on the total in its last 10, hitting both the over and under five times.