Boston College Eagles vs Florida State Seminoles Odds
Tucker Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Florida State Seminoles and the visiting Boston College Eagles in college hoops action on Saturday.
Florida State will face the 11-13 Eagles, who own a 10-9-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Seminoles are 11-10 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Eagles are 12-5 favoring the OVER.
The Eagles were listed as 5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 277-rated Boston College taking on the No. 212-rated Seminoles in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 69-67 win for the Seminoles on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Florida State has the nation's No. 177-rated offensive output, at 67.2 PPG. The visiting Eagles defense ranks No. 214 allowing on average 67.9 PPG. The Seminoles FG% has averaged 43.9% so far, more than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.5% per game.
Defensively, Boston College features the nation's No. 219-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.2 points per game. Florida State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 156 nationally in scoring at home.
Boston College won its last outing, a 66-63 result against Wake Forest on February 13. They failed to cover in that game as a 5.5-point favorite. Patrick Heckmann scored 14 points leading the Eagles to a 66-63 victory over Wake Forest at Conte Forum on Wednesday.
In their last action, Florida State was a 74-68 loser at home against Miami. They earned a push of the 6-point spread as underdogs. The Seminoles endured a 74-68 loss at the hands of the Hurricanes on Wednesday, despite a 15-point effort from Okaro White at Tucker Center.
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Maryland are 4-6
After playing Wake Forest are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Florida State Seminoles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing North Carolina State are 6-4
After playing Miami are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
A few Eagles at Seminoles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston College's last 6 games on the road
Boston College is 3-9 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
Boston College is 2-17 SU in its last 19 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Florida State's last 7 games when playing Boston College
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Florida State's last 10 games
Florida State is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston College
Florida State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Boston College home to Maryland, Tuesday, February 19
Florida State at North Carolina State, Tuesday, February 19