Florida vs. Mississippi State Pick
Will Mississippi State cover as a double-digit home underdog when it hosts Florida today at 2:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Gators are now 10.5-point road favorites versus the Bulldogs after opening as an 11-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 146.5 and that's where it currently sits.
Florida enters play today having won eight of its last 10 games and covering the point spread in six of those 10 contests. The Gators are 15-9 against the spread overall this season, including 6-2 ATS on the road. As for the Bulldogs, they're just 3-7 over their last 10 games but have covered in six of 10. They're 13-9 at the betting window this season, including 7-4 against the spread at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The Gators have been a poor play for bettors against the Bulldogs, failing to cover in nine of their last 13 games versus Mississippi State. They're also just 1-6 against the number in their last seven road games versus the Bulldogs while the home team is 7-3 against the spread in the last 10 meetings. Mississippi State is 5-0 against the spread in its last five home games as well.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: MISSISSIPPI STATE BULLDOGS +10.5