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North Florida Ospreys vs Florida State Seminoles Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Wednesday when the Florida State Seminoles try to run the North Florida Ospreys off the court at Tucker Center in college hoops action.
This season, the Seminoles are 3-1 overall and 3-1 ATS ATS, while the Ospreys are 1-3 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Florida State boasts a 3-0 on the OU, and North Florida is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Seminoles at No. 13 and the Ospreys at No. 247 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 82-64 result in favor of the Seminoles.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Ospreys rank No. 323 in NCAA Division 1 with 29.5 per game. That compares with Florida State’s No. 254 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Florida State is college basketball's No. 56-ranked team at 8 per game, while the Ospreys rate No. 52 with 8.2 per game.
Defensively, North Florida features the nation's No. 181-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.7 points per game. Florida State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 63 nationally in scoring at home.
North Florida was a 74-55 loser in its last match on the road against Kansas State. The Ospreys got 15 points from Beau Beech, but it was Kansas State that prevailed in a 74-55 final on Sunday at Bramlage Coliseum.
Florida State was a 73-66 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Saint Joseph's. They covered the 2-point spread as underdogs. Okaro White scored 16 points leading the Seminoles to a 73-66 victory over Saint Joseph's at Barclays Center on Saturday.
Florida State Seminoles Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 2-1
After a win are 8-2
A few Ospreys at Seminoles trends to consider:
Florida State is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
Florida State is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home
North Florida at Bethune-Cookman, Tuesday, November 27
Florida State home to Minnesota, Tuesday, November 27