Florida State Seminoles visit Clemson Tigers in college basketball clash
Florida State Seminoles vs Clemson Tigers Odds
The Clemson Tigers will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Florida State Seminoles at Littlejohn Coliseum in NCAA basketball action.
Supporters of the Seminoles have watched them go 8-5 and 6-5 ATS on the year, while the Tigers are at 8-4 and 6-2 ATS. In totals betting, the Tigers are 3-4, while the Seminoles have a 8-2 mark.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Tigers as 3-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 122 (Tigers) and the No. 118 (Seminoles) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 77-72 result in favor of the Tigers has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Clemson has the nation's No. 199-rated offensive output, at 66.7 PPG. The visiting Seminoles defense ranks No. 207 allowing on average 67.8 PPG. The Tigers FG% has averaged 45.9% so far, more than the Seminoles marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.6% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Florida State owns the country's No. 225-rated mark, allowing 73.3 points per game on the highway. Clemson, on the other hand, rates No. 199 in scoring at home.
Florida State lost its last outing, a 78-72 result against Auburn on January 2. They failed to cover in that game as a 4-point favorite. Florida State suffered a 78-72 loss against Auburn on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Michael Snaer in a losing effort at Auburn Arena.
Last time out for Clemson, they were a 92-51 winner as they battled The Citadel at home. They covered in the match as a 22-point favorite. Clemson cruised to victory on Tuesday, running The Citadel out of the gym and running up a 92-51 score at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Florida State Seminoles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Maryland are 8-2
After playing Auburn are 1-4
After a loss are 6-4
Clemson Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Duke are 7-3
After playing The Citadel are 2-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Seminoles at Tigers trends to consider:
Florida State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Florida State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Clemson
Florida State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Clemson
Clemson is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Florida State
Clemson is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Clemson is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Clemson is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Florida State
Florida State at Maryland, Wednesday, January 9
Clemson at Duke, Tuesday, January 8