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Notre Dame Fighting Irish @ Miami Hurricanes

Current Records: Notre Dame 3-3, Miami 5-1

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 12 p.m. ET
  • Where: Watsco Center -- Coral Gables, Florida
  • TV: The CW Network
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
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  • Ticket Cost: $3.00

What to Know

Notre Dame and Miami are an even 5-5 against one another since February of 2016, but not for long. Both teams will face off in an ACC battle at 12:00 p.m. ET on Saturday at Watsco Center. Both teams took a loss in their last game, so they'll have plenty of motivation to get the 'W'.

Last Tuesday, the Fighting Irish couldn't handle the Gamecocks and fell 65-53.

The losing side was boosted by Tae Davis, who scored 15 points along with 8 rebounds.

Meanwhile, after a string of five wins, Miami's good fortune finally ran out on Tuesday. They ended up on the wrong side of a bruising 95-73 walloping at the hands of the Wildcats. The oddsmakers set the bar high with a 163-point over/under, but they still managed to beat it.

Even though the team lost, they still had their share of impressive performances. One of the most dominant came from Wooga Poplar, who scored 19 points along with 8 rebounds. The team also got some help courtesy of Norchad Omier, who scored 20 points along with 6 rebounds.

Miami struggled to work together and finished the game with only eight assists. They were destroyed by their opponents in that department as Kentucky racked up 26.

Their wins bumped the Fighting Irish to 3-3 and the Gamecocks to 6-0.

In addition to losing their last games, Miami and Notre Dame failed to cover the spread. Looking forward, Miami is the favorite in this one, as the experts expect to see them win by 14 points. For those looking to play the spread, take note: they are a solid 4-1 against the spread when expected to win.

This contest is one where the number of possessions is likely to be a big factor: Notre Dame have been smashing the glass this season, having averaged 36.2 rebounds per game. However, it's not like Miami struggles in that department as they've been averaging 35.8 per game. Given these competing strengths, it'll be interesting to see how their clash plays out. Check CBS Sports after the action for a full breakdown of the game and more NCAA Basketball content.


Miami is a big 14-point favorite against Notre Dame, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Hurricanes as a 15-point favorite.

The over/under is set at 146 points.

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Series History

Miami and Notre Dame both have 5 wins in their last 10 games.

  • Dec 30, 2022 - Miami 76 vs. Notre Dame 65
  • Feb 02, 2022 - Notre Dame 68 vs. Miami 64
  • Feb 14, 2021 - Notre Dame 71 vs. Miami 61
  • Jan 24, 2021 - Notre Dame 73 vs. Miami 59
  • Feb 23, 2020 - Notre Dame 87 vs. Miami 71
  • Feb 06, 2019 - Miami 62 vs. Notre Dame 47
  • Feb 19, 2018 - Miami 77 vs. Notre Dame 74
  • Jan 12, 2017 - Notre Dame 67 vs. Miami 62
  • Mar 02, 2016 - Miami 68 vs. Notre Dame 50
  • Feb 03, 2016 - Miami 79 vs. Notre Dame 70