Florida State vs. Notre Dame - 2/27/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Notre Dame Fighting Irish (19-8) at Florida State Seminoles (16-12)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 4:00 pm (Tucker Center)
The Line: Florida State Seminoles +2 -- Over/Under: 156 See the Latest Odds
The Florida State Seminoles and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish face off on Saturday in ACC college basketball action.
The Florida State Seminoles are 16-12 this season and they have lost their last five games in a row. Florida State is averaging 77.5 points per game and they are shooting 46.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 73.9 points and their opponents are shooting 44 percent. Malik Beasley leads the Seminoles averaging 16 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Dwayne Bacon is averaging 15.6 points and 5.8 rebounds, Xavier Rathan-Mayes is averaging 11.8 points, and Devon Bookert is averaging 9.6 points. Florida State is 8-4 at home and 6-10 in the ACC.
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The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are 19-8 this season and they have won four of their last five games. Notre Dame is averaging 77.7 points per game and they are shooting 48.3 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.7 points and their opponents are shooting 43 percent. Demetrius Jackson leads the Irish averaging 16.4 points per game. Zach Auguste is averaging 14.1 points and 10.1 rebounds, Steve Vasturia is averaging 12.7 points, and Bonzie Colson is averaging 12 points and 7.2 rebounds. Notre Dame is 5-4 on the road and 10-5 in ACC games.
Florida State is 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games, 0-5 against the spread against the ACC, and 0-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Notre Dame is 4-1 against the spread in their last five games and 2-6 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread.
Florida State has been struggling but all of the value is with the home team here.