Miami vs. Alabama Prediction
The Miami Hurricanes will take on the Alabama Crimson Tide at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday in the ESPN Events Invitational from HP Field House in Orlando, FL. With the Tide laying 10.5 points and the total sitting at 153, what’s the best option on the board for bettors?
741 Miami Hurricanes (+10.5) vs. 742 Alabama Crimson Tide (-10.5); o/u 153
6:30 p.m. ET, Sunday, November 28, 2021
HP Field House, Orlando, FL
Miami Hurricanes Game Notes
Isaiah Wong scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half on Friday to rally Miami to a 69-63 win over North Texas in the ESPN Events Invitational. The Hurricanes (4-2) trailed by as many was 14 in the first half and were down 40-28 at the break. An early 7-0 burst featuring a Wong 3-pointer got Miami close and then a 9-0 run produced a 52-48 lead with 11:39 to play. Jordan Miller scored at the basket to start and end the run and Charlie Moore contributed a 3-pointer, capping a stretch when Miami made 10 of 11 shots.
Alabama Crimson Tide Game Notes
Alabama (4-1) got 19 points from Jaden Shackelford. Quinerly added 15. There was no immediate postgame media session with the Crimson Tide because they held a lengthy meeting after the loss. Joiner hit a 3 to put Iona up 69-65, but Shackelford connected from long range to make it a one-point game with 56 seconds to go. Joseph made two free throws during an 11-3 run to give Iona a 59-57 advantage. Alabama's Darius Miles responded with a layup, but Jolly made a 3 to put Iona back ahead 62-59 at the 4-minute mark. Shackelford's 3 put Alabama ahead 54-48.
Miami vs. Alabama Game Prediction
The Hurricanes are a perfect 6-0 against the spread in their last six games as an underdog, are 4-1 against the number in their last five neutral site games and are 5-2 at the betting window in their last seven games coming off a win. The Crimson Tide, meanwhile, are just 2-6-1 against the spread in their last nine games played on Sunday and are 1-4 at the betting window in their last five games following an ATS win.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL BETTING PREDICTION: MIAMI HURRICANES +10.5