The Florida State Seminoles and Colorado Buffaloes face off on Tuesday in a college basketball showdown at the Ocean Center. Make sure to read our Colorado vs Florida State Prediction.
Florida State Only Has Only Had One Slip Up
Florida State has only had one slip up this season against the Florida Gators. On Monday, Florida State scored 83 points against UNLV and they ended up winning by eight points. Jamir Watkins put up 19 points, eight assists, and four rebounds. Florida State on the season is averaging 84.8 points while their defense is giving up 74.5 points per game. They are averaging 10.5 steals per game which is 22nd. Darin Green Jr is averaging 12.7 points while shooting 40.6 percent from the field.
How Good Can this Colorado Team Be?
Colorado comes into this game with a 4-0 record and they are coming off a good win over the Richmond Spiders. Richmond only managed 59 points and Colorado was able to secure the five point victory. KJ Simpson had a strong game putting 23 points, three rebounds, and two assists. Tristan Da Silva put up 15 points and eight rebounds. Colorado on the season is averaging 85 points while their defense is giving up 64.5 points per game. In this game the defense is going to need to step up in a big way.
Shane’s Free Pick
Colorado has sure been impressive and I expect their defense is going to step up in a big way. The Buffaloes are averaging 85 points per game and this Florida State defense has had some issues here. Colorado is going to play their most complete game of the season and it will be the Buffaloes that are going to secure the cover of the spread.