Minnesota vs. Florida Odds
This game will be played from Frank Erwin Special Events Center in Austin, Texas and is part of the South Region with Florida as the third seed and Minnesota as the 11th seed. (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Florida is the favorite in this game, as the Gators have odds of -8 points against Minnesota. The over/under total for this game has been set at 123.5 points. Opening odds had Florida favored by 8.5 points. The spread climbed to 9 points before dropping back to Florida -8.
Florida advanced to today’s game by picking up a 79-47 victory over Northwestern State. The Gators dominated the second half of the contest, outscoring the Demons, 39-15. Florida had four players score in double figures as the team shot 29 of 61 from the floor. Erik Murphy had 18 points and eight rebounds to lead the team in the win. Florida is now 27-7 on the season, 5-2 on a neutral floor and 17-14 against the spread.
Minnesota advanced to the third round by beating sixth-seeded UCLA, 83-63. The Gophers held the Bruins to 20 of 63 shooting from the floor and 4 of 22 shooting from 3-point land. Minnesota, meanwhile, shot 31 of 61 from the field and 9 of 16 from beyond the arc. Andre Hollins had 28 points, nine rebounds and five assists to lead Minnesota. The Gophers are 21-12 on the season, 3-2 on a neutral floor and 16-14-1 against the spread.
2013 March Madness Third Round Odds – Minnesota vs. Florida
731 Minnesota +8 Over 123.5
732 Florida -8 Under 123.5