Seminoles vs. Blue Devils Prediction
A top 10 battle is on tap tonight in the Atlantic Coast Conference as the Duke Blue Devils host the Florida State Seminoles. Can Duke proteict its home court and cover the spread in the process?
Monday, February 10, 2020
Cameron Indoor Stadium at 7PM ET
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According to oddsmakers, the Blue Devils are an 8-point favorite on the spread line. The over-under is set at 148 points. As of Monday morning, 73 percent of public bets are siding with visiting FSU. Check out our College Basketball Public Betting Page for the latest info.
Seminoles cruise past Hurricanes
Florida State rolled to a 99-81 home win Saturday over Miami to improve to 20-3 overall and 10-2 in the ACC. M.J. Walker led the Seminoles with 14 points on 4-of-10-shooting including 2-of-4 from 3-point range plus 4-of=4 at the free throw line. He also dished out two assists. Patrick Williams tallied 14 points and five boards off the bench. Devin Vassell accounted for 13 points, five caroms and three assists. Wyatt Wilkes had 11 points in 14 minutes as a reserve. Trent Forrest added 10 points, six rebounds, six dimes and two steals. Florida State outscored the Hurricanes 49-34 in the second half to pull away.
Blue Devils win OT thriller
Duke hit a buzzer-beater at the end of regulation to tie it while freshman Wendell Moore Jr. then scored on a putback as time expired in overtime Saturday night as it stunned rival North Carolina 98-96 on the road. The Blue Devils outscored the Tar Heels 49-40 in the second half and 14-12 in the extra session. Tre Jones led Duke with 28 points on 11-of-25 shooting plus 6-of-9 at the free throw line. He also registered six assists, five rebounds and three steals. Cassius Stanley recorded 22 points, six boards and two assists. Vernon Carey Jr. had 18 points and six caroms. Moore Jr. added 17 points, 10 rebounds and two dimes.
College Basketball Betting Trends
The Seminoles are 2-5 ATS in their last seven games overall. Florida State is 1-5 ATS in its last six Monday games.
The Blue Devils are 6-2 ATS in their last eight Monday games. Duke is 2-5 ATS in its last seven games as a favorite.
The Blue Devils had to fight tooth and nail to get past UNC and the spread today against a deep and very talented FSU squad seems a little too wide on first glance. But when you delve deeper into it, you see that Duke has routinely been smashing teams on its home floor and the Seminoles have not played the most difficult schedule lately. Expect Duke to pull away and take this one by double digits. Bet accordingly.
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