Betting on today’s Tigers and Seminoles game? Catch the action at Donald L. Tucker Center in Tallahassee, FL, as the Seminoles hosts this showdown at 4:00 ET on ACCN. In this Atlantic Coast matchup, the Tigers are the betting favorite against the Seminoles. The over/under for the game is 151.5 points.

CLEMSON TIGERS VS FLORIDA STATE SEMINOLES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Florida State Seminoles +2

This game will be played at Donald L. Tucker Center at 4:00 ET on Saturday, January 20th.

WHY BET THE FLORIDA STATE SEMINOLES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Seminoles.
  • Not only will Florida State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 151.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Will Clemson Pull Through as the Favored Road Team?

Through 17 games, Clemson has a record of 12-5, including a 2-4 mark in ACC play. On the road this season, the Tigers have gone 3-3, compared to a 9-2 record at home.

Coming off a 93-90 loss to Georgia Tech, Clemson has gone 4-6 in its last 10 road games. So far this season, the Tigers have been favored in 13 games, going 9-4 as the favorite.

As the favorite this season, Clemson has an ATS record of just 4-8-1. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers are just 3-6-1 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 151.5 is lower than the average over/under line in Clemson’s games this season (147.7). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 3-0 and the average scoring total is 169 points.

Clemson’s offense had a good outing, putting up 90 points against Georgia Tech. They achieved a 41.4% field goal percentage and went 29/38 from the free-throw line. The team’s top scorer is PJ Hall, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 20.1, while Joseph Girard III also maintains a PPG average of 15.2 leading up to the game.

On defense, Clemson is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 73.4 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 8.8 threes per game vs. Florida State. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 34.8%.

Will Florida State Pull Through as the Underdog Home Team?

Florida State enters this game as a slight underdog, as they are 4-2 when not favored this season. The Seminoles have been excellent at home, going 8-3 this season with an average scoring margin of +7.7 points per game.

Florida State is coming off an 84-75 win over Miami (FL). Over their last ten games at home, the Seminoles have gone an impressive 7-3.

As the underdog this season, Florida State has been a strong bet against the spread, going 5-1. Their overall ATS record is 10-6-1, and they are 6-4-1 vs. the spread at home. In their last three games at home, the Seminoles have covered the spread every time, and they have gone 7-3 vs. the spread in their last 10 games as the underdog.

Florida State’s over/under record this season is 10-6-1 and today’s line of 151.5 is similar to the average over/under line in their games (150.6). So far, 10 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 150 points and their over/under record in their last 10 games is 7-3.

Florida State’s offense is coming off a strong performance, scoring 84 points against Miami (FL). They had an overall field goal percentage of 48.5% and made 14/23 free throws. Amir Spears led the team in scoring, putting up 16 points. Additionally, Cameron Corhen contributed 16 points for the Seminoles.

Florida State’s defense is currently in line with the NCAA average for points allowed, allowing an average of 73.2 points per game. Florida State’s three-point defense is currently 161st in the country at 7.8 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 43.9% of their shots vs. Florida State.