Miami basketball at North Carolina State: Game 21 info, live stream, odds, TV

The Miami basketball team returns to the road at North Carolina State on Tuesday night.

Dec 10, 2022; Coral Gables, Florida, USA; North Carolina State Wolfpack forward D.J. Burns Jr. (30)
Dec 10, 2022; Coral Gables, Florida, USA; North Carolina State Wolfpack forward D.J. Burns Jr. (30) / Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
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The Miami basketball team has a quick turnaround with a game at North Carolina State on Tuesday night. Miami won its last two games at Notre Dame and versus Pittsburgh after previously losing four out of five. North Carolina State enters the game on Tuesday night in Raleigh with a three-game losing streak.

Miami needs a good start and to maintain momentum throughout the game versus North Carolina State. Pittsburgh rallied from 19 point deficit and had a chance to win the game on the final possession on Saturday. Norchad Omier blocked Pittsburgh's final shot to preserve the win.

Omier has been on a tear with 51 points, 20 rebounds, shooting 71.4 percent from the floor and made four of his six three-point attempts in the last two games after sitting out versus Syracuse three games ago. North Carolina State center D.J. Burns will be a challenge for Omier.

Burns is averaging 12.0 PPG and 4.2 rebounds this season. North Carolina State is 13-7 overall and 5-4 in the ACC in a four-way tie for sixth, including Miami. The Wolfpack were near the top of the ACC standings before losses to Virginia, Virginia Tech and Syracuse in the last three games.

2306. ESPN 2. Tuesday, January 30. 13-7. Miami +3.5. 14-6. 442. 9 PM ET. Miami at North Carolina State

Miami at North Carolina State: Game Information: Date: Tue, Jan. 30, 2024, Time: 9:00 p.m. ET, Location: Coral Gables, Fla., Arena: PNC Arena Live Stats: miami.statbroadcast.com, Television: ESPN 2, Radio: 560 WQAM.

SERIES HISTORY Home: 7-6 Away: 5-9, Neutral: 2-1 Under Coach L: 10-9, Since rebirth in 1985: 14-15, Streak: Lost 1 | Last Meeting: 83-81 OT road loss (Mar. 4, 2023) | First Meeting: 46-35 road loss (1939-40)

North Carolina State Wolfpack (13-7, 5-4 ACC) Head Coach: Kevin Keatts (Ferrum, 1995) Record at NC State: 126–86 (seventh season), Career Record: 198–114 (10th season) Miami Hurricanes (14-6 5-4 ACC) Head Coach: Jim Larrañaga (Providence, 1971) Record at UM: 269-155, Career Record: 739-489.

Miami at North Carolina State: FanDuel OddsSpread: Miami plus 3.5 Total: 151.5, Moneyline: Miami +132 North Carolina State -160 Courtesy FanDuel.

Prediction

Miami has become a difficult team to figure out this season. After losing four out of five games, the Hurricanes won games they needed to at Notre Dame and versus Pittsburgh. Miami did not cover a 5.5-point spread versus Pittsburgh, but did cover at Notre Dame. The spread is a tough bet at North Carolina State.

Miami at North Carolina State should be a close game that can go either way. The best bet is the over. Miami and North Carolina State both like a fast pace. Miami and North Carolina State combined for 164 points in an 83-81 overtime win for the Wolfpack last season.

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Miami starts a very difficult February versus Virginia Tech at home on Saturday. The Hurricanes earned a 75-71 win in Blacksburg earlier this month. Miami needs to go on a run, earn some quadrant one wins and improve their NCAA Tournament resume. Miami is currently 62nd in the NCAA NetRankings.