Florida State Seminoles vs Pittsburgh Panthers 02/20/2021 – An unbalanced Atlantic Coast Conference play is all set to get underway as Florida State Seminoles take on Pittsburgh Panthers. The Seminoles will hit the road to square-off against the Panthers from Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Florida is holding the second spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference play and they are all set to build on their winning streak. As for the Panthers, they are just the opposite while sitting at the 11th position. Pittsburgh Panthers are struggling to make ends meet and the college basketball odds have not been in their favor.
Florida State Seminoles vs Pittsburgh Panthers 02/20/2021
|When:||Saturday, February 20, 4:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
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Florida State Seminoles
The Florida State Seminoles won eight of their 10 conference games and are holding a 12-3 overall record this season. Florida State is trailing Virginia Cavaliers in the top spot and they will enter this game with a two-game winning streak. In their last battle, the Seminoles came-off an important and easy victory against the Cavaliers. Florida smashed the Cavaliers with a final score of 81-60. The Seminoles connected 29 of their 58 field goal attempts and shot at a total of 50 percent. They were way too good from the three-point radar as they shot at close to an impressive 55 percent.
Players to watch: M.J. Walker G (GP 15 MIN 29.8 PTS 13.9 REB 2.8 AST 2.7 STL 1 BLK 0.4 TO 2.7 FG% 46.7 FT% 85.7), R. Gray F (GP 15 MIN 26 PTS 11.4 REB 6.5 AST 2.3 STL 1.5 BLK 0.9 TO 1.9 FG% 51.6 FT% 79.6), S. Barnes G (GP 14 MIN 24.5 PTS 10.2 REB 3.7 AST 4.3 STL 1.4 BLK 0.3 TO 1.7 FG% 47 FT% 52.1).
The Panthers have turned out to be a disappointment this season as they won just five of their 12 conference games. Overall, the Panthers are holding a 9-8 record on the season. Pittsburgh will enter this game riding a three-game losing streak. In their last outing, they were unable to get past the NC State Wolfpack as they scored 73 and gave up 74. It was a close call for the Panthers, but they failed to get those extra points. Pittsburgh will need to improve from every aspect of their performance if they want to climb the ladder to the top.
Players to watch: J. Champagnie F (GP 15 MIN 34.5 PTS 18.7 REB 11.5 AST 1.6 STL 1.2 BLK 1.2 TO 1.3 FG% 51.2 FT% 70.8), A. Toney G (GP 16 MIN 34.9 PTS 14.4 REB 5.9 AST 2.3 STL 1.3 BLK 0.1 TO 2.4 FG% 46.4 FT% 66.7), X. Johnson G (GP 17 MIN 28.4 PTS 14.1 REB 3.4 AST 5.9 STL 1.3 BLK 0.1 TO 3.3 FG% 42.3 FT% 79.1).
Florida State Seminoles vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Predictions
Florida State Seminoles
Florida State is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Florida State’s last 9 games.
Florida State is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games.
Florida State is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against Pittsburgh.
Seminoles are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games against Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh’s last 9 games.
Pittsburgh is 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 7 games against Florida State.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 6 games at home.
Florida State Seminoles vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Picks
There is a straight bet for the Seminoles to win this game and cover the spread. Back Florida to win with ease as they have all that it takes to get past the Panthers. Florida State is one of those dominating teams in their conference play.
Moneyline: The ML allocated for the Seminoles is -280 and the ML allocated for the Panthers is +240.
Spread: A spread of -6 (-110) is out for the Seminoles and the spread of +6 (-110) is out for the Panthers.
Totals: The total will go over 147 (-110) for the Seminoles and the same will go under for the Panthers.
Score Prediction: 76-65, Seminoles win.