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Southeastern Louisiana Lions visit Florida Gators in NCAA Basketball wagering battle

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Dec 19, 7:00 PM | Stephen O'Connell Center

Southeastern Louisiana Lions vs Florida Gators Odds


Florida will look to improve on its 7-1 record on Wednesday when they host Southeastern Louisiana in NCAA basketball odds action at Stephen O'Connell Center.

The Lions will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Gators are 4-2 ATS. Southeastern Louisiana is 0-0 on the totals; Florida is 1-3.

View Southeastern Louisiana vs Florida Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Gators - Lions odds would favor the Gators if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Florida is rated No. 3 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Southeastern Louisiana is at No. 213. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 85-52 win for the Gators.


How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Florida's No. 92-ranked scoring average of 72.4 PPG, against a Lions defense rated No. 240 and allowing 69.2 PPG. The Gators FG% has averaged 47.2% to date this season, more than the Lions shooters have managed so far (37.4% per game).

Defensively, Southeastern Louisiana features the nation's No. 238-rated defense on the road, allowing 74 points per game. Florida, meanwhile, comes in at No. 146 nationally in scoring at home.

Southeastern Louisiana was a 45-40 loser in their most recent outing on the road against North Texas. Southeastern Louisiana got 19 points from Brandon Fortenberry but lost anyway, 45-40, to North Texas on Sunday at The Super Pit.

In their last action, Florida was a 65-64 loser on the road against Arizona. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as favorites. Florida suffered a 65-64 loss against Arizona on Saturday, getting 16 points from Mike Rosario in a losing effort at McKale Center.

Florida Gators Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Kansas State are 1-0
After playing Arizona are 3-0
After a loss are 7-3

A few Lions at Gators trends to consider:
Florida is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Florida is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games

Next up:
Southeastern Louisiana home to Spring Hill, Saturday, December 29
Florida at Kansas State, Saturday, December 22