Central Florida Knights vs Bulls College Hoops Game Preview
|Central Florida Knights||South Florida Bulls|
|9-13||February 15, 2014, 01:30 | Sun Dome||12-13|
Sun Dome will host South Florida Bulls vs. Central Florida Knights action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Knights will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 4-12 ATS against the number this season, while the Bulls are 9-13 ATS. Central Florida is 9-7 on the totals; South Florida is 7-14.
View Central Florida Knights vs South Florida Bulls Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Bulls installed as -2.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
This game puts the Bulls, most recently No. 320 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Knights, who rate No. 311 in the latest survey.
Central Florida lost its last outing, a 76-70 result against Memphis on February 12. They covered in that game as a 13.5-point underdog. The Knights endured a 76-70 loss at the hands of the Tigers on Wednesday, despite an 18 -point effort from Tristan Spurlock at FedExForum.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Knights is ranked No. 23 in NCAA hoops at 38.86 per game. Contrast that with South Florida’s No. 125 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, South Florida is the No. 254-ranked team in the country at 3.08 per game, while Central Florida rates No. 83 at 6.91 per game.
A few Knights at Bulls trends to consider:
Central Florida is 2-9 ATS in its last 11 games
Central Florida is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Central Florida's last 12 games
Central Florida is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
South Florida is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of South Florida's last 9 games
South Florida is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home
South Florida is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
Central Florida home to Cincinnati, Wednesday, February 19th
South Florida at Louisville, Tuesday, February 18th