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Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls 3/9/2020 Picks, Predictions and Preview

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Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls 3/9/2020 Picks, Predictions and Preview

Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls 3/9/2020 – With March Madness starting already, the Buffalo Bills scored a date with the Miami-Ohio Redhawks for their East Mid-American Conference Tournament game to kick things off. This match will be happening on Monday on March 9. At 7:30 PM Eastern Time, ESPN+ being the broadcast partner that will be putting the game live on television. SofaScore is the place to catch the match for online live streaming. Being the much higher seeded team, the Bulls are given a huge advantage in this game by Betting On College Basketball to prevail over the RedHawks.

Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls 3/9/2020

When: Monday, March 9, 7:30 PM ET
Where: Alumni Arena, Amherst, New York
TV: ESPN+
Stream: Sofascore

Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls 3/9/2020

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Miami-Ohio RedHawks +9.5 (-110) 150.5 o (-110) +400
Buffalo Bulls -9.5 (-110) 150.5 u (-110) -525
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Miami-Ohio RedHawks

Miami-Ohio RedHawks finished the NCAA season with a record of 12-19 to settle for a conference tournament game against the Buffalo Bulls to kick off March Madness. They will be expecting much from Sibande. The player has provided the team the anchor in the offensive end with 13.4 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.8 assists per night. Brown and Grant back him up in the scoring department as well.

Brown contributes 9.8 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. To assist the team, Grant gives 9.3 points, 3.1 rebounds and two assists per game. It will be interesting to see which of the placers in the RedHawks roster who will try to step up in this very important matchup.

Players to watch: 

N. Sibande G (30 GP 28.6 MIN 13.4 PTS 5.9 REB 1.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 2.8 TO 42.8 FG% 81.4 FT% 31.3 3PT%), D. Brown F (28 GP 22.2 MIN 9.8 PTS 5.4 REB 0.6 AST 0.6 STL 0.5 BLK 1.3 TO 40.4 FG% 79.7 FT% 29.2 3PT%), D. Grant G (31 GP 22.6 MIN 9.3 PTS 3.1 REB 2 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 1.5 TO 36.7 FG% 65.2 FT% 34.5 3PT%).

Buffalo Bulls

The Buffalo Bulls finished the tournament with an impressive 20-11 record in the Mid-American Conference. They earned the homecourt advantage for this conference tournament game against the RedHawks. It will be interesting to see how Graves comes out as he will be stepping in the basketball court as the best player from both squads as he gives his team 17.1 points, 5.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists, and 1.3 steals.

Williams is the next best scorer for this team with 11.7 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 1.2 assists but Jordan has been an x-factor in their entire season as he provides across the board contribution with 11.5 points, 5.2 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 2.1 steals per game.

Players to watch: 

J. Graves G (31 GP 34.5 MIN 17.1 PTS 5.5 REB 2.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 2.2 TO 42.8 FG% 64.3 FT% 35.7 3PT%), J. Williams F (31 GP 25.6 MIN 11.7 PTS 4.5 REB 1.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 1.6 TO 45.8 FG% 70.3 FT% 32.4 3PT%), D. Jordan G (31 GP 31.4 MIN 11.5 PTS 5.2 REB 5.2 AST 2.1 STL 0.8 BLK 3.2 TO 44.7 FG% 49.1 FT% 35.3 3PT%).

Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls Betting Predictions

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Miami-Ohio RedHawks

Miami-Ohio is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Miami-Ohio’s last 10 games.
RedHawks are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games.
Miami-Ohio is 1-6 SU in their last 7 games against Buffalo.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Miami-Ohio’s last 7 games on the road.

Buffalo Bulls

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Buffalo’s last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Bulls’ last 7 games against Miami-Ohio.
Buffalo is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Buffalo’s last 6 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Bulls’ last 5 games when playing at home against Miami-Ohio.

Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Buffalo Bulls Betting Picks

Earning the home-court advantage from their hard work in the entire season for this conference tournament game, the Bulls are much favored by Online Sports Betting to win this game. Graves will be the team’s barometer and they will go on his tempo and attack where he wants to.

Moneyline: The ML given to the RedHawks if they managed to steal this game away is at +400 while the Bulls at home are -525.

Spread: It is a wide 9.5 points separating both teams across the spread with the RedHawks on the far end with +9.5 while the Bulls are owning the -9.5.

Total: The predicted total for this matchup is 150.5 points with Miami-Ohio being the team over and the Bulls will go under. 

Score Prediction: 81-70, Buffalo Bulls.