At 7:30 ET, it’s a week 12 NCAAF battle between the Tigers and Gators at Faurot Field at Memorial Stadium. Don’t miss it on ESPN as the game takes place on Saturday, November 18th. The Tigers are favored by 11 points at home in this SEC contest. Can they secure a home victory and cover the spread?
FLORIDA GATORS VS MISSOURI TIGERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Missouri Tigers -11
This game will be played at Faurot Field at Memorial Stadium at 7:30 ET on Saturday, November 18th.
WHY BET THE MISSOURI TIGERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 36-24 in favor of Missouri.
- Not only will Missouri pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -11.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 59 points, and we like the over with a projected 60 points.
Will the Gators Pull Through as the Away Underdog?
With a 5-5 record, the Florida Gators take on Missouri. Their road record so far is (1-3) and at home (3-1).
So far, Florida has been favored two times and the underdog in six games. This has led to an ATS record of 3-5 and an average scoring differential of +2.1.
Through 10 games, the average over/under line in Florida’s games is 51 points. Their games have averaged a combined 56.9 points leading to an OU record of 5-3.
As they prepare to face the Missouri, the Gators’ offense is averaging 144.7 rushing yards per game and 4 yards per attempt. Nationally, they are 83rd in rushing yards and 29th in passing yards, on an average of 276.1 yards per matchup. Florida has averaged 29.5 points per game so far. This figure places them 45th in the nation.
Defensively, the Gators defense has come up with 18 sacks this season and are 1st in quarterback hurries. Overall, they are allowing 27.4 points per contest (106th). Against the pass, they are 91st in the NCAA, having allowed 225.5 passing yards allowed per game. Florida is giving up 162.2 rushing yards per contest.
Can Missouri Pull Out the Win as Home Favorites?
With a 8-2 record, the Missouri Tigers take on Florida. Their road record so far is (3-1) and at home (4-1).
Missouri has gone into four games as the favorite this season and five games as the underdog. Their ATS record is currently 7-2.
Missouri has an over/under record of 5-4 so far this season. On average their games have combined for 55.1 points with the average over/under line being 54.2 points.
Heading into their matchup vs. Florida, the Tigers’ offense is averaging 159.8 rushing yards per game, along with 4 yards per attempt. They currently hold the 63rd rank in rushing yards and 24th rank in passing yards, amassing an average of 283.9 yards per game. In terms of scoring, Missouri is at 32.8 points per game, which is 30th in the NCAA.
Missouri comes into the game 79th in points allowed, allowing 22.3 points per game. Teams have been gaining 233.2 passing yards on average against them (104th). Against the run, they’re giving up 111 yards, placing them 30th in college football.