Missouri vs. Florida - 2/24/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida Gators (13-14) at Missouri Tigers (7-20)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Mizzou Arena)
The Line: Missouri Tigers +7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Missouri Tigers and the Florida Gators face off on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena in SEC college basketball.
The Missouri Tigers are 7-20 this season and they have lost 13 game sin a row. Missouri is averaging 61.7 points and they are shooting 41 percent while defensively they are allowing 69.5 points and their opponents are shooting 43.3 percent. Johnathan Williams III leads the Tigers averaging 12.4 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Wes Clark is averaging 10.1 points, Montaque Gill-Caesar is averaging 9.4 points, and Keith Shamburger is averaging 8.5 points. Missouri is 6-8 at home and 1-13 in the SEC.
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The Florida Gators are 13-14 this season and they have lost five of their last six games. Florida is averaging 64.8 points and they are shooting 43.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.8 poins and their opponents are shooting 40.6 percent. With Dorian Finney-Smith and Michael Frazier II out Eli Carter is the Gators leading scorer averaging 8.9 points per game. Kasey Hill is averaging 7.2 points and Devin Robinson and Jon Horford are averaging 6.1 points each. Florida is 2-7 on the road and 6-8 in the SEC.
Missouri is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games, 2-5 against the spread following a loss, and 4-1 against the spread following a loss by 20-points or more. Florida is 3-8 against the spread in their last 11 games, 3-8 against the spread against the SEC, and 9-4 against the spread against a team with a losing record.
Missouri has been bad but Florida has done nothing to make me believe they cover as a road favorite so I will take the points.