Virginia vs Miami (FL): College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 1, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 1, 2021

The Miami (FL) Hurricanes (7-15) will attempt to end a five-game losing streak when they visit the No. 15 Virginia Cavaliers (15-6) at 6:00 PM ET on Monday, March 1 as  underdogs. The Cavaliers have lost three games in a row. The point total is in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 1, 2021, 2:19 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Virginia Betting Information

  • Virginia has compiled an 11-9 record against the spread this season.
  • The Cavaliers have a winning record against the spread when favored by 15 points or more, going 3-1 this season.
  • 11 of 20 Virginia games this season (55%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.
  • In their last game, the Cavaliers got a team-high 21 points from Sam Hauser in a 68-61 loss to NC State on Wednesday. They were favored by 11 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 129 points to hit the over on the 126.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Virginia Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Sam Hauser 21 15.3 6.8 1.8 0.6 0.2 2.5
Jay Huff 21 13.6 7.0 1.0 0.6 2.5 1.3
Trey Murphy III 21 10.8 3.2 1.3 0.6 0.4 2.0
Kihei Clark 21 10.2 2.0 4.6 0.7 0.0 0.8
Casey Morsell 19 4.8 1.5 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.5

Miami (FL) Betting Information

  • Miami (FL) has generally come up short ATS this season, with a 9-12 record.
  • For the fourth time this season, the Hurricanes are at least a 15-point underdog, where they have a record of 0-3 against the spread.
  • The Hurricanes and their opponents have regularly failed to hit the over this season, doing so in 42.9% (9) of their 21 games played.
  • The Hurricanes fell to Clemson 66-58 but covered the spread as 13-point underdogs, while falling short of the 127.5 point total in their most recent game on Saturday. Isaiah Wong totaled a team-high 28 points in the loss.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Miami (FL) Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Isaiah Wong 22 17.8 5.1 2.1 1.2 0.5 2.0
Kameron McGusty 15 11.5 3.5 2.7 1.2 0.1 1.1
Elijah Olaniyi 16 11.3 4.9 0.9 1.1 0.3 1.0
Anthony Walker 21 9.2 4.1 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.6
Matt Cross 14 6.9 3.6 1.5 0.8 0.6 1.4

Total Facts

  • Virginia’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Monday’s matchup point total (124.5 points) in 61.9% of opportunities (13 out of 21 matchups).
  • 18 Miami (FL) games this year (81.8% of its matchups) ended with a final point total higher than Monday’s total of 124.5 points.
  • The Cavaliers average 68.8 points per game against the Hurricanes’ 66, totaling 10.3 points over the matchup’s point total of 124.5.
  • This game’s over/under is 7.5 fewer points than the 132 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020-21.
  • On average, the Cavaliers have seen a 129.4 over/under in their games this season, 4.9 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 12.9 points separates the average total points bet in Hurricanes games (137.4 points) and this game’s over/under (124.5 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/4/2020 Virginia Miami (FL) -2.5 118 -149 +121 Regular Season 46-44 UVA
2/2/2019 N/A Virginia N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 56-46 UVA

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