How to Watch Virginia vs. Miami (FL) Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – February 5

The Virginia Cavaliers (17-5, 8-3 ACC) will host the Miami Hurricanes (15-7, 6-5 ACC) after winning nine home games in a row. The matchup begins at 7:00 PM ET on Monday, February 5, 2024.

To see the Cavaliers take on the Hurricanes, tune in to ESPN.

Cavaliers vs. Hurricanes Game Info

  • Date: Monday, February 5, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Venue: John Paul Jones Arena

Cavaliers Insights

  • Virginia has been forced to rely on its defense, which ranks second-best in the nation (57.8 points allowed per game), as it ranks 18th-worst in college basketball on offense with just 65.4 points per contest.
  • The Cavaliers are pulling down 32.9 boards per game (317th-ranked in college basketball) this year, while allowing 34 rebounds per contest (132nd-ranked).
  • So far this year, Virginia ranks 50th in college basketball in assists, dishing out 15.6 per game.
  • The Cavaliers rank top-25 this season in turnovers, ranking third-best in college basketball with 8.2 turnovers per game. Meanwhile, they rank 81st with 12.8 forced turnovers per contest.
  • Virginia ranks 249th in the nation with 6.7 three-pointers per game this year. Meanwhile, it ranks 36th with a 37.1% shooting percentage from beyond the arc.
  • The Cavaliers rank 101st in college basketball with 6.7 three-pointers allowed per game this year. Meanwhile, they rank 107th with a 32.2% shooting percentage allowed from downtown.
  • When it comes to shot breakdown, Virginia has taken 67.2% two-pointers (accounting for 72.7% of the team’s buckets) and 32.8% three-pointers (27.3%).

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Hurricanes Insights

  • With 80.8 points scored per game and 72.2 points conceded, Miami (FL) is 40th in college basketball on offense and 198th on defense.
  • In 2023-24, the Hurricanes are 97th in the nation in rebounds (37.6 per game) and 132nd in rebounds allowed (34).
  • Miami (FL) is 87th in the nation in assists (14.9 per game) in 2023-24.
  • The Hurricanes are 273rd in the country in turnovers per game (12.4) and 161st in turnovers forced (11.7).
  • Miami (FL) is 39th in the country in 3-pointers made (9.1 per game) and 22nd-best in 3-point percentage (38.1%).
  • Defensively, the Hurricanes are 323rd in the nation in 3-pointers conceded per game at 8.7. They are 29th in 3-point percentage conceded at 30.2%.
  • Miami (FL) attempts 60.9% percent of its shots from inside the arc, and 39.1% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 69% of Miami (FL)’s baskets are 2-pointers, and 31% are 3-pointers.

Cavaliers Leaders

  • The leader in points and assists for the Cavaliers is Reece Beekman, who scores 13.3 points and dishes out 6.1 assists per game.
  • Ryan Dunn leads Virginia in rebounding, grabbing 7.3 boards per game while also scoring 9.5 points a contest.
  • Isaac McKneely makes more threes per game than any other member of the Cavaliers, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.5 per contest.
  • The Virginia steals leader is Beekman, who averages 2.5 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Dunn, who compiles 2.2 rejections per contest.

Hurricanes Leaders

  • Norchad Omier sits atop the Hurricanes leaderboards for scoring and rebounding with 18 points and 9.6 rebounds per game.
  • Nijel Pack’s assist statline paces Miami (FL); he racks up 3.6 assists per game.
  • Wooga Poplar is dependable from deep and leads the Hurricanes with 2.4 made threes per game.
  • Miami (FL)’s leader in steals is Bensley Joseph with 1.7 per game, and its leader in blocks is Omier with 0.8 per game.
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