North Florida vs. Jacksonville - 3/3/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

North Florida vs. Jacksonville - 3/3/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction Photo by Richard Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

Jacksonville Dolphins (14-16) at North Florida Ospreys (20-11)

College Basketball: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 7:00 pm (UNF Arena)

The Line: North Florida Ospreys -8.5 -- Over/Under: 145

TV: ESPN+

The Jacksonville Dolphins and North Florida Ospreys meet Tuesday in the college basketball ASUN Tournament at the UNF Arena.

The Jacksonville Dolphins look for a win after splitting their last 12 games. The Jacksonville Dolphins are averaging 66.2 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 65.9 points on 40.2 percent shooting. David Bell is averaging 11.9 points and 10 rebounds while Destin Barnes is averaging 11.7 points and 3.3 rebounds. Aamahne Santos is dishing 2.7 assists and DeAnthony McCallum is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Jacksonville Dolphins are shooting 31.5 percent from beyond the arc and 67.4 percent from the free throw line. The Jacksonville Dolphins are allowing 29.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.7 rebounds per game. The Jacksonville Dolphins have won four of their last six road games.

The North Florida Ospreys look for a win after winning 10 of their last 12 games. The North Florida Ospreys are averaging 78.1 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 72.7 points on 45.8 percent shooting. Garrett Sams is averaging 15 points and 4.6 rebounds while Carter Hendricksen is averaging 14.5 points and 7.3 rebounds. Ivan Gandia-Rosa is the third double-digit scorer and J.T. Escobar is grabbing 1.7 rebounds. The North Florida Ospreys are shooting 38.1 percent from beyond the arc and 76.5 percent from the free throw line. The North Florida Ospreys are allowing 30.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game. The North Florida Ospreys have won six straight home games.

The road team is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings.

The North Florida Ospreys won the first two games this season, and now they get a home tournament game where they win by an average of 15.9 points and shoot 46.9 percent from the field and 40.4 percent from deep. The North Florida Ospreys have also been one of the best kept secrets this season considering they're 8-3 against the spread at home and 22-7 against the spread on the season. It doesn't really matter what the Jacksonville Dolphins have going on, blindly back Noth Florida this season has produced a pile of cash. I'll lay the number with the Ospreys at home.

Randy’s Pick North Florida Ospreys -8.5

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.