Miami vs. Florida State - 2/25/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida State Seminoles (15-13) at Miami Hurricanes (17-10)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:00 pm (BankUnited Center)
The Line: Miami Hurricanes -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Florida State Seminoles and Miami Hurricanes play Wednesday at the BankUnited Center.
The Florida State Seminoles look for a win after splitting their last six games. On the season, FSU is averaging 67.2 points on 46 percent shooting and is allowing 66.6 points on 41.6 percent shooting. Xavier Rathan-Mayes is averaging 13.6 points and 4.4 assists while Montay Brandon is averaging 12 points and 5.6 rebounds. Devon Bookert is the third double-digit scorer and Phil Cofer is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Florida State Seminoles have four players averaging at least 7.1 points, and they’re shooting 66.6 percent from the line and 30.6 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, FSU is allowing 32.2 percent shooting from deep and has given up 65 or less points in six of its last seven games.
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The Miami Hurricanes also need a win after splitting their last 10 games. On the season, Miami is averaging 68.2 points on 43.5 percent shooting and is allowing 62.6 points on 42 percent shooting. Sheldon McClellan is averaging 14.9 points and 4.9 rebounds while Angel Rodriguez is averaging 12.3 points and 4.3 assists. Tonye Jekiri is grabbing 10.6 rebounds and Manu Lecomte is dishing 1.8 assists. The Miami Hurricanes have four players averaging at least eight points, and they’re shooting 72.4 percent from the line and 35.9 percent from downtown. Defensively, Miami is allowing 32.9 percent shooting from deep and has given up 63 or less points in five of its last seven games.
The Seminoles are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Hurricanes are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record. The Seminoles are 7-3-1 ATS in the last 11 meetings in Miami.
Miami isn't the same team on its home court for whatver reason and in a rivalry game, I like to take the points. Take FSU.