Wake Forest at Florida State NCAA Basketball Betting Tips 2/13/2019
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Donald L. Tucker Civic Center
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The Wake Forest Demon Deacons travel to Donald L. Tucker Civic Center to play the Florida State Seminoles on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. The opening line for this matchup has Florida State as 17.5 point favorites.
Wake Forest heads into this matchup with a mark of 9-13. They currently have a point differential of -5.0 as they are averaging 69.0 points per contest while giving up 74.1 per game. Florida State has an overall record of 18-5. They are averaging 77.1 points per game and surrendering 68.6, good for a point differential of 8.5.
Valuable Wake Forest Demon Deacons Betting Trends
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons are 9-13-0 against the spread
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons are 9-13-0 against the over/under
Important Florida State Seminoles Betting Trends
The Florida State Seminoles are 10-13-0 against the spread
The Florida State Seminoles are 10-10-3 against the over/under
Key Wake Forest Demon Deacons Injuries
12/14/18 G Jamie Lewis Disciplinary is out indefinitely
02/12/19 G Torry Johnson Shoulder is questionable Wednesday vs Florida State
Key Florida State Seminoles Injuries
No key injuries to report
Brandon Childress comes into this contest averaging 15.3 points per game while playing 36.7 minutes per night this season. He pulls down 3.5 rebounds per game and dishes out 4.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 52% while his free throw percentage currently sits at 80%. Jaylen Hoard averages 14.0 points per game in 31.0 minutes per contest this season. He averages 1.4 assists per contest and 8.4 rebounds per game. His field goal percentage is 47% for the year while his free throw percentage is 75%.
Mfiondu Kabengele averages 13.6 points per game while playing 20.4 minutes per contest this year. He grabs 5.3 rebounds per game and has 0.3 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 52% and his free throw percentage is at 78%. Terance Mann averages 12.3 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 31.2 minutes per contest. He also averages 6.6 rebounds per contest and 2.1 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 53% and his free throw percentage is 78%.
Useful Team Statistics
Wake Forest averages 69.0 points per contest this season, which ranks them 276th in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is -5.0 and their shooting percentage is 40% as a team, which has them ranked 338th. Behind the arc they shoot 30% which is good for 334th in the nation. They average 38.4 rebounds per game and 10.5 assists per game, which ranks them 48th and 340th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 148th with 13.4 per game. The Demon Deacons allow 74.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 246th in the country. They also allow a 46% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc, ranking them 275th and 111th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 33.3 rebounds a game which ranks 99th and they give up 15.1 assists per contest, which puts them in 308th place in Division 1. They force 11.0 turnovers per game which ranks them 25th in D-1.
Useful Team Statistics
Florida State is 76th in the country with 77.1 points per game this year. They are 159th in Division 1 in shooting at 45%, while their average scoring margin is 8.5. They shoot 34% from 3-point range, which is good for 214th in the nation. They are 127th in the NCAA in rebounding with 36.5 boards per game, and 225th in assists per contest with 13.0. The Seminoles are 94th in turnovers per game with 14.2. The Seminoles surrender 68.6 points per contest, which ranks them 107th in D-1. Their defense allows a 42% shooting percentage and a 33% average from 3-point range, ranking them 85th and 121st in those defensive statistics. They rank 18th with 10.3 assists allowed per contest and 51st with 32.2 rebounds surrendered per game. The Seminoles are 322nd in country in forcing turnovers with 16.0 per game.
The Demon Deacons are 263rd in the nation in offensive rating with 100.1. In terms of pace they are 253rd in the country with 68.2 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 45% is 339th. As a team they are 322nd in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 50% and they shoot 3-pointers on 35% of their shots, ranking 258th in Division 1. Wake Forest is 161st in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.4 times per 100 possessions.
Florida State is 118th in the country in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.9 times per 100 possessions. The Seminoles have an offensive rating of 108.1, which is ranked 77th. They are 133rd in D-1 in pace with 70.5 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 51% is 177th. As a unit they are 123rd in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 37% of their shot attempts, ranking 216th in the country.
Who will win tonight's Wake Forest/Florida State college basketball game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Florida State -17.5
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