Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs. Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes 9-14-23 NCAAF Prediction, Tips, and Odds

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs. Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes 9/14/23 – Week 3 of the NCAAF season is rife with excitement as the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (1-1) gear up to face off against the Miami Hurricanes (2-0). This highly-anticipated matchup will unfurl on September 14, 2023, at the iconic Hard Rock Stadium. The action will be broadcasted live on ACCN, drawing in thousands of eager viewers and college football enthusiasts. With starting quarterbacks Luke Sprague and Tyler Van showcasing their talents on the field, both teams are poised to provide electrifying plays. For those looking to enhance the game day experience with some stakes, this matchup offers intriguing college football picks.

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs. Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes

Date & Time: Thursday, September 14, 2023 at 7:30 PM ET

Location: Hard Rock Stadium


Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs. Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes 9/14/23 Betting Odds


Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Analysis

The Wildcats’ offense is primarily helmed by their efficient quarterback, Luke Sprague. With a commendable 74.3% completion rate, Sprague has accumulated 244 passing yards from 26 completions in 35 attempts. Demonstrating admirable discipline, he has also avoided throwing any interceptions. His passer rating stands at a respectable 151.7.

Running back Jouvensly Bazil is another pivotal figure in the Wildcats’ offensive setup. Bazil, with 78 yards from 10 attempts, boasts an average of 7.8 yards per rush, punctuated with 2 touchdowns. Wide receiver Daveno Ellington, though yet to score a touchdown, has shown promise with 77 receiving yards from 9 receptions.

Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes Analysis

The Hurricanes, undefeated thus far, owe much of their success to their quarterback Tyler Van. With an impressive 73.1% completion rate, Van has thrown for a mammoth 575 yards, averaging a staggering 11.1 yards per pass attempt. His 6 touchdowns to a single interception further showcases his potency on the field. His passer rating is an outstanding 200.2.

In the rushing department, Henry Parrish Jr. has proven himself to be a formidable asset, garnering 140 rushing yards from 19 attempts, translating to an average of 7.4 yards per rush. Xavier Restrepo, the team’s wide receiver, has been sensational, accumulating 194 yards from 11 receptions, offering a significant deep threat.

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs. Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes Against the Spread

Bettors looking to gain an edge in this matchup should carefully research each team’s betting trends. Bethune-Cookman has recently been an issue for its fans and supporters; their scoreboards have seen totals go over four of their five outings over recent weeks. A staggering statistic that cannot be overlooked is Bethune-Cookman’s dismal 0-10 straight-up record over their past ten games; furthermore, they’ve lost all six meetings against Miami over this span – as well as 12 road losses without covering spread in four of those encounters against teams from Atlantic Coast conferences.

Miami has experienced mixed fortunes. While they’ve struggled against the spread, only covering 3 of 13 games this season in totals, they and their opponents have combined to go OVER in 4 of their last 5 matches at home. However, in terms of covering the spread, they had difficulty covering with only a 2-6 ATS record during the last eight home matches (6-0 against Wildcats, though. September seems particularly promising for them, with 14-6 SU records played within this month.

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs. Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes Free Pick

While specific odds are not provided, we can deduce some insights from the trends and the key players:

Moneyline: Miami ML

Given Miami’s dominant record against Bethune-Cookman, the pick here would likely favor the Miami Hurricanes.

Spread: Miami RL

Considering Miami’s recent troubles at home against the spread and Bethune-Cookman’s challenges on the road, this is a toss-up. However, Miami’s overall strength might still make them favorites to cover any reasonable spread.

Total: OVER

Given both teams’ recent OVER trends, a pick on the OVER might be worth considering.

Prediction: 14-35 Miami Hurricanes win

This NCAAF Week 3 showdown between Bethune-Cookman and Miami promises to deliver riveting on-field action, coupled with intriguing betting opportunities. As the fervor of college football continues to captivate fans, the world of sports betting, especially sports betting in Canada, adds another layer of excitement and stakes to the mix. Always remember to bet responsibly and enjoy the thrilling world of college football!