Tennessee vs. Florida Atlantic - 12/16/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida Atlantic Owls (2-7) at Tennessee Volunteers (4-4)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Thompson-Boling Arena)
The Line: Tennessee Volunteers -15.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Tennessee Volunteers and the Florida Atlantic Owls face off on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Tennessee Volunteers are 4-4 this season and they have lost their last three games. Tennessee is averaging 80.5 points and they are shooting 44.5 percent while defensively they are allowing 76.8 points and their opponents are shooting 41.2 percent. Kevin Punter leads the Vols averaging 22.9 points per game. Armani Moore is averaging 15.8 points and 7.6 rebounds, Robert Hubbs III is averaging 15.3 points, and Devon Baulkman is averaging 10.6 points. Tennessee is off to their typical slow start.
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The Florida Atlantic Owls are 2-7 this season and took another loss on Monday Night. FAU is averaging 60.3 points and they are shooting 38.7 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 73.2 points and their opponents are shooting 47.2 percent. C.J. Turman leads the Owls averaging 11.5 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. Adonis Filer is averaging 10.5 points, Jackson Trapp is averaging 8.9 points, and Jesse Hill is averaging 8.5 points. FAU look to have a tough road ahead this season.
Tennessee is 4-1 against the spread in their last five non-conference games, 5-15-2 against the spread in their last 22 home games, and 0-4 against the spread against Conference USA. Florida Atlantic is 4-1 against the spread against the SEC, 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games, and 1-5 against the spread in their last six road games.
This is a big number but this one should be a mismatch and look for the Vols to roll at home.