Postseason NIT - Florida State Seminoles vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs in college hoops odds
|Louisiana Tech Bulldogs||Florida State Seminoles|
|29-7||March 26, 2014, 07:00 | Tucker Center||21-13|
Tucker Center features an Postseason NIT betting clash between the host Florida State Seminoles and the visiting Louisiana Tech Bulldogs in college hoops action on Wednesday.
The Seminoles currently sports a 21-13 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 18-14 ATS. The Bulldogs are 29-7 and 17-12 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Seminoles produce a 14-18 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bulldogs have gone 16-12-1 against the number.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Florida State sat as -2.5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 2-rated Louisiana Tech taking on the No. 238-rated Seminoles in this contest.
Louisiana Tech was a 79-71 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Georgia. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs. Louisiana Tech earned a 79-71 victory over Georgia on Saturday, getting 20 points from Alex Hamilton at Stegeman Coliseum.
Last time out for Florida State, they were a 101-90 winner as they battled Georgetown at home. They covered in the match as a 3-point favorite. Aaron Thomas went off for 26 points and added 6 rebounds, leading Florida State over Georgetown, 101-90, on Monday at Tucker Center.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Florida State has the nation's No. 136-rated offensive output, at 70.94 PPG. The visiting Bulldogs defense ranks No. 56 allowing on average 66.17 PPG. The Seminoles FG% has averaged 46.91% so far, more than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.59% per game.
A few Bulldogs at Seminoles trends to consider:
Louisiana Tech is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Louisiana Tech is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Louisiana Tech's last 5 games
Louisiana Tech is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Florida State is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Florida State's last 9 games
Florida State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Florida State is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games at home