Duke Blue Devils vs Florida State Seminoles Odds
Florida State will look to improve on its 12-8 record on Saturday when they host Duke in NCAA basketball odds action at Tucker Center.
This season, the Seminoles are 12-8 overall and 8-10 ATS ATS, while the Blue Devils are 18-2 and 11-9 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Florida State boasts a 10-7 on the OU, and Duke is 11-9.
The Seminoles were listed as 6-point underdogs at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 138 (Seminoles) and the No. 11 (Blue Devils) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 84-72 result in favor of the Blue Devils has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Florida State's No. 275-rated squad against Duke's No. 129-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Florida State rates No. 127 in the country with 6.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 60 nationally with 7.5 per match.
Defensively, Duke features the nation's No. 328-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.8 points per game. Florida State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 136 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Duke, they were a 75-70 winner as they battled Wake Forest on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 13.5-point favorite. The Blue Devils used a 32-point performance from Mason Plumlee to help Duke smack Wake Forest 75-70 on Wednesday at Joel Coliseum.
Last time out for Florida State, they were a 73-71 winner as they battled Maryland at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 3-point favorite. Florida State got 19 points from Michael Snaer en route to a 73-71 victory over Maryland on Wednesday at Tucker Center.
Duke Blue Devils Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing North Carolina State are 9-1
After playing Wake Forest are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Florida State Seminoles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Georgia Tech are 4-6
After playing Maryland are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few Blue Devils at Seminoles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Duke's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Duke's last 9 games when playing on the road against Florida State
Duke is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Duke is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Florida State
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Florida State's last 9 games when playing at home against Duke
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Florida State's last 6 games
Florida State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Florida State's last 17 games when playing Duke
Duke home to North Carolina State, Thursday, February 7
Florida State at Georgia Tech, Tuesday, February 5