Ole Miss vs. Florida - 1/24/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida Gators (10-8) at Mississippi Rebels (11-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 6:00 pm (Tad Smith Coliseum)
The Line: Mississippi Rebels -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Ole Miss Rebels and the Florida Gators face off on Saturday at Tad Smith Coliseum is SEC college basketball.
The Ole Miss Rebels are 11-7 this season and they have lost three of their last five games. Ole Miss is averaging 74.3 points and they are shooting 43.7 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67.1 points and their opponents are shooting 38.3 percent. Stefan Moody is averaging 15.6 points to lead the Rebels. Jarvis Summers is averaging 13.3 points, LaDarius White is averaging 11.6 points, and Sebastian Saiz is averaging 7.6 points and 5.1 rebounds. Ole Miss is 5-4 at home and 2-3 against the SEC.
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Florida is 10-8 this season and they have lost their last two games. UF is averaging 67.3 points and they are shooting 44.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 58.9 points and their opponents are shooting 40.2 percent. Dorian Finney-Smith is averaging 13.6 points and 5.6 rebounds to lead the Gators. Michael Frazier II is averaging 13.1 points, Kasey Hill is averaging 8.1 points, and Jon Horford is averaging 7.3 points and 5.0 rebounds. Florida is 1-3 on the road this season and 3-2 in the SEC.
Ole Miss is 4-1-1 against the spread following a loss, 5-1-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the spread, and 6-2 against the spread in their last eight games. Florida is 8-3 against the spread against the SEC, 2-6-1 against the spread in their last nine games following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, and 4-9-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record. The underdog has covered the point spread in the last eight meetings of these two.
This is a tough one but I will take Ole Miss but I probably won’t be touching this one.