Miami basketball Game versus Lipscomb: Line, Predictions, Odds, TV Channel and Live Stream

Dec 4, 2021; Coral Gables, Florida, USA; Mandatory Credit: Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports
Dec 4, 2021; Coral Gables, Florida, USA; Mandatory Credit: Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports /

Coming off back-to-back impressive victories at Penn State and over Clemson, the Miami basketball team gets back to non-conference play when they host Lipscomb on Wednesday. Miami enters the game on Saturday night with a 6-3 record. Lipscomb travels to Coral Gables with a 5-3 record.

This will be the first game of the season for Lipscomb against a major conference opponent. Lipscomb defeated Dayton 78-59 earlier this season. Miami lost to Dayton 76-60 in Orlando last month. In the net rankings that replaced the old RPI, Miami is 123rd and Lipscomb 157th.

Lipscomb is the first of three Miami basketball non-conference games before the remainder of the Hurricanes schedule is against ACC opponents. Miami plays Sunday morning against Fordham in Brooklyn and hosts Stetson on December 20. The Hurricanes resume ACC play on November 29 versus North Carolina State.

Miami basketball game versus Lipscomb

"GAME 10 | DEC. 8, 2021 • 7 P.M. ET • CORAL GABLES, FLA.Lipscomb Bisons (5-4, 0-0 ASUN)Head Coach: Lennie Acuff (Shorter, 1988)Record at LU: 36-32 (third season), Career Record: 591-357 (31st season)Miami Hurricanes (6-3, 1-0 ACC)Head Coach: Jim Larrañaga (Providence, 1971)Record at UM: 206-133 (11th season), Career Record: 676-467 (38th season)Information Courtesy of MiamiHurricanes.Com"

Miami basketball versus Lipscomb Odds: Line, Spread, Over/Under

WynnBet lists the Miami basketball team as a 13.5 point favorite over Lipscomb with a moneyline of -115. Lipscomb is at -105 with an over/under of 152.0 according to WynnBet.

Miami vs Lipscomb Prediction Tonight

Lipscomb is a high-scoring team that averages 79.4 points per game which is 62nd nationally. The Bisons are porous defensively allowing 80.3 PPG which ranks 338th. Miami needs the defense it played in the second half against Clemson holding the Tigers to two of nine on three-point attempts.

Lipscomb should cover the point spread and expect the over. The Hurricanes are averaging 72.9 PPG which is 170th nationally and allowing 72.8 PPG which is 273rd. Miami has reached 80 points three times this season and topped 75 one other time. The Hurricanes should be able to score against Lipscomb.

What Channel is the Miami basketball Game On?

"BROADCAST INFORMATIONACCN • Play-by-Play: Wes Durham • Color: Malcolm Huckaby | 560 WQAM • Joe Zagacki • Danny Rabinowitz | AM WMYM • Lorenzo Berry • Jose Martinez • Broderick Zerpa | unanimodeportes.com90.5 FM WVUM • Nick Marino • John Reynolds |"

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Wins in their final three non-conference games would put the Miami basketball team at 9-3 heading into the remainder of the ACC schedule. That would provide the Hurricanes a good cushion for an attempt at their first winning season since 2017-18. Miami needs to continue stating mostly healthy.