|2013 College Football Week 13 Odds & Total: Idaho vs. Florida State|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 22 November 2013 08:00|
Idaho vs. Florida State Odds
Florida State is 10-0 overall, 6-0 at home and 8-2 against the spread. Idaho is 1-9 overall, 0-5 on the road and 3-7 against the spread. These two have no recent meetings.
Trends show that Florida State is 8-1 against the spread in its last 9 games on grass and 6-1 ATS in its last 7 home games. Idaho is 5-17 ATS in its last 22 non-conference contests.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Florida State is the overwhelming favorite at home, as the Seminoles have odds of -57 points against Idaho on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 68 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Florida State favored by 56 points. The spread quickly bumped up to 57. The over/under total opened at 69 points and slowly fell down to 68.
Florida State concluded ACC regular season play last week with a 59-3 win over Syracuse, its second straight 59-3 victory. The Seminoles are now second in the nation in scoring, averaging 52.7 points per game, while the defense is holding opponents to just 11.1 points per game, which ranks third in the nation. Quarterback Jameis Winston is a Heisman candidate this season, as he has thrown for 2,938 passing yards and 28 touchdowns. Rashad Greene has added 54 receptions for 860 yards and nine touchdowns.
Idaho is coming off a 59-38 loss to Old Dominion two weeks ago. The Vandals have lost five straight, all by at least 16 points. Idaho is now averaging just 18.8 points per game, while giving up 45.7 points per game on defense, which ranks 125th in the nation. Dezmon Epps is leading the offense with 66 receptions for 811 yards and four touchdowns while James Baker has rushed for 543 yards and six touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Florida State defensive backs Nick Waisome (undisclosed) and Tyler Hunter (neck) are questionable. Idaho quarterback Chad Chalich (shoulder) is doubtful, while cornerback Solomon Dixon (leg) is questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Florida State, as the Seminoles are getting 72% of the wagers with odds of -57 points against Idaho on Saturday.