Florida State Seminoles (13-3) at Miami Hurricanes (7-13)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 8:30 pm (Watsco Center)
The Line: Miami Hurricanes +11.5 -- Over/Under: 143 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Florida State Seminoles and Miami Hurricanes meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Watsco Center.
The Florida State Seminoles look for a win after winning eight of their last nine games. The Florida State Seminoles are averaging 79.3 points on 47.2 percent shooting and allowing 69.1 points on 40.6 percent shooting. M.J. Walker is averaging 13.7 points and 2.6 rebounds while RaiQuan Gray is averaging 11.1 points and 6.6 rebounds. Scottie Barnes is the third double-digit scorer and Anthony Polite is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Florida State Seminoles are shooting 39.4 percent from beyond the arc and 74 percent from the free throw line. The Florida State Seminoles are allowing 34.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.7 rebounds per game.
The Miami Hurricanes need a win after losing seven of their last eight games. The Miami Hurricanes are averaging 66.1 points on 42.3 percent shooting and allowing 70.9 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Isaiah Wong is averaging 17.5 points and 5.8 rebounds while Chris Lykes is averaging 15.5 points and four rebounds. Kameron McGusty is the third double-digit scorer and Earl Timberlake is grabbing five rebounds. The Miami Hurricanes are shooting 29 percent from beyond the arc and 67.6 percent from the free throw line. The Miami Hurricanes are allowing 36.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.4 rebounds per game.
The Seminoles are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 6-2-1 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Hurricanes are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The over is 20-8-2 in Seminoles last 30 overall. The over is 4-1 in Hurricanes last 5 home games. The favorite is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings. The home team is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
The Florida State Seminoles already blew the doors off Miami once this season and you shouldn't expect much different here. Miami is losing its last five games by an average of 10.2 points while shooting just 41.5 percent from the field and they lose by an average of 7.4 points in the underdog role. Florida State is winning its last five games by an average of 9.2 points and wins in the favorite role by an average of 11.4 points. I have to lay the number with FSU on the road.