Duke vs. Miami Odds | College Basketball Picks & Predictions (Friday, March 10)

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Duke vs. Miami Odds

Duke Odds-2.5
Miami Odds+2.5
DateFriday, March 10
Time7 p.m. ET

*Odds as of Friday morning

Tonight, my wife and I have been given the proverbial parenting golden ticket — a night out to ourselves without worrying about charged iPads, children's menus and the diseases that lie on the floor beneath our table while our daughter dives down to pick up her eighth dropped crayon.

So, how do we plan on spending this precious gift on Friday? With beverages and sweating college basketball bets, of course!

With a delightful evening slate upon us, I cranked up Action Network's tools to check out the latest college basketball odds while also identifying the smartest best to make on Friday evening.

And Duke vs. Miami is where this journey led me.

Duke vs. Miami Picks

I have to begin by admitting that I'm a Duke basketball fan.

And I know most of you hate Duke, but I promise that being a Duke fan is only around 10th on the list of things that are dislikable about me.

So, I'm a bit torn. Do I back my team and rooting interest? Or since Duke is favored, go with a fan tax by betting Miami and hoping the Blue Devils pull out a squeaker?

Here's where our PRO tools led me.

The Hurricanes initially hit the market as 3.5-point underdogs before sharp bettors snagged Miami and the points.