Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs. Florida International Golden Panthers - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida International Golden Panthers (11-12) at Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (16-6)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Murphy Center)
The Line: Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Florida International Golden Panthers will travel to play the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in a C-USA game on Saturday.
The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are 16-6 (8-2) and are coming off of a win against Florida Atlantic by a score of 85-73. Middle Tennessee has won their last 2 games and is currently 2nd in the C-USA standings. Middle Tennessee has conference losses against Marshall and UAB. Middle Tennessee is averaging 72.8 points per game while giving up 68.7 points per game. Middle Tennessee is also averaging 38.2 rebounds per game and 13 assists per game. Giddy Potts is averaging 15.2 points per game and 5.6 rebounds per game for Middle Tennessee. Reggie Upshaw is averaging 13.3 points per game and 8.7 rebounds per game for the Blue Raiders. Middle Tennessee is shooting 61.5% on free throws, 37.4% on three-pointers, and 44.5% on all field goal attempts.
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The Florida International Golden Panthers are 11-12 (5-5) and are coming off of a loss to UAB by a score of 74-69. Florida International has lost 3 games in a row and is currently 6th in the C-USA standings. Florida International is averaging 71.6 points per game while giving up 68.6 points per game. Florida International is also averaging 37.7 rebounds per game and 12.9 assists per game. Adrian Diaz is averaging 15.9 points per game and 7.8 rebounds per game for Florida International. Donte McGill is averaging 15.6 points per game and 4.5 rebounds per game for the Golden Panthers. Florida International is shooting 66.2% on free throws, 35.8% on three-pointers, and 46.9% on all field goal attempts.
Florida International is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 road games. Florida International is 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games. The over is 5-1 in Florida International’s last 6 road games. Middle Tennessee is 21-10-1 ATS in their last 32 home games. The over is 4-1 in Middle Tennessee’s last 5 home games. The under is 5-1 in these two teams last 6 meetings.
Middle Tennessee has been very good in conference play and will be at home for this matchup. Florida International is on a losing streak, which I think will continue here. Middle Tennessee is a top team in C-USA and should have no problems here.