Florida favored by 9 against Arkansas on Tuesday
Florida Gators vs Arkansas Razorbacks Odds
The visiting Florida Gators hope to send their backers to the pay window on Tuesday as they look to cover the spread at Bud Walton Arena against the Arkansas Razorbacks.
The Gators will try to spoil to the party on Tuesday; they are 12-5 ATS against the number this season, while the Razorbacks are 6-6-1 ATS. Florida is 8-7 on the totals; Arkansas is 4-7.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Arkansas Razorbacks as 9-point underdogs in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 144 (Razorbacks) and the No. 1 (Gators) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 91-76 result in favor of the Gators has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Arkansas has the nation's No. 22-rated offensive output, at 77 PPG. The visiting Gators defense ranks No. 2 allowing on average 51 PPG. The Razorbacks FG% has averaged 45.1% so far, less than the Gators marksmen have achieved on the year, 49.6% per game.
Defensively, Florida features the nation's No. 2-rated defense on the road, allowing 53.8 points per game. Arkansas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 nationally in scoring at home.
Florida was a 78-64 winner in its last match at home against Mississippi. They failed to cover the 17.5-point spread as favorites. The Gators got 19 points from Erik Murphy as Florida ran past Mississippi 78-64 on Saturday at Stephen O'Connell Center.
In their last action, Arkansas was a 73-60 winner at home against Tennessee. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites. BJ Young went off for 25 points and added 3 rebounds, leading Arkansas over Tennessee, 73-60, on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena.
Florida Gators Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Mississippi State are 9-1
After playing Mississippi are 9-1
After a win are 9-1
Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Vanderbilt are 4-6
After playing Tennessee are 2-8
After a win are 5-5
A few Gators at Razorbacks trends to consider:
Florida is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Arkansas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arkansas's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arkansas's last 7 games when playing Florida
Arkansas is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Florida home to Mississippi State, Saturday, February 9
Arkansas at Vanderbilt, Saturday, February 9