UNC-Greensboro at Miami basketball: Game info, TV, Live Stream and odds

Mar 28, 2022; Miami, Florida, USA; Mandatory Credit: Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports
Mar 28, 2022; Miami, Florida, USA; Mandatory Credit: Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports /

The Miami basketball team is a 10.5-point favorite with the total set at 131.5 per Fan Duel when the Hurricanes host North Carolina-Greensboro on Friday night at the Watsco Center. Miami won its season opener on Monday 67-54 over Lafayette. UNCG won its season opener over Johnson & Wales Charlotte 93-60.

UNCG finished 17-15 in its first season under Mike Jones in 2021-22. Jones came to UNCG from Radford where he finished 174-150 in 10 seasons. Guard Keondre Kennedy led the Spartans in their season opener with 16 points, 11 rebounds and made three of his six three-point attempts in their season opener.

Guards Nijel Pack and Isaiah Wong led the Miami basketball team with 16 points in the win over Lafayette. Miami will continue to be perimeter oriented. Post Norchad Omier led Miami with 15 rebounds and contributed 11 points. Miami shot poorly on Monday making 36.2 percent from the floor 29.4 on threes and 60.0 from the line.

Four other players finished in double figures for UNCG in their season opener on Monday. The Spartans were picked third in the Southern Conference preseason poll. UNCG shot 43.8 percent from the floor, made 66.7 percent of their free throws and 29.0 percent on three-point shots in their season opener.

North Carolina-Greensboro at Miami Basketball

"GAME 2 | NOV. 11, 2022 • 7 P.M. ET • CORAL GABLES, FLA.UNC Greensboro Spartans (1-0, 0-0 SoCon)Head Coach: Mike Jones (Howard, 1987)Record at UNCG: 18-14 (second season), Career Record: 192-164 (12th season)RV/RV Miami Hurricanes (1-0, 0-0 ACC)Head Coach: Jim Larrañaga (Providence, 1971)Record at UM: 227-141 (12th season), Career Record: 697-475 (39th season)All-Time: 2-0 (2-0 since rebirth) | Home: 1-0 | Away: 1-0 | Neutral: 0-0 | Coach L: 1-0 (1-0 at UM)Streak: Won 2 | Last Meeting: 99-89 home win (Jan. 2, 2012) | First Meeting: 78-58 road win (Feb. 15, 2011)BROADCAST INFORMATIONACCNX • Play-by-Play: Kyle Sielaff • Color: Megan Perry | WatchESPNAM 560 WQAM • Joe Zagacki • Danny Rabinowitz | audacy.com/wqamFM 90.5 WVUM • Nick Marino • Patrick McColl | wvum.orgGame information courtesy MiamiHurricanes.Com"

Lafayette at Miami basketball odds

"Moneyline: UNC Greensboro +440 Miami: (-610)Spread: UNC Greensboro +10.5 (-118) Miami: -10.5 (-104)Total: 131.5"

The Miami basketball team did not pull away until late in the win over Lafayette. UNC-Greensboro is projected to be a much better team this season than Lafayette. The best bets are taking UNCG and the under. If you want to bet on Miami a good option is taking the Hurricanes to win by six to 10 points at plus 370.

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Miami will conclude a three-game homestand to begin the season when they host Florida A&M on Tuesday. The Rattlers have started the season 0-2 with losses at Oregon and Portland. FAMU concludes a three-game trip to Oregon when they play at Oregon State on Friday night. Miami defeated FAMU 86-59 last season.