|Written by Mike|
Bet on NCAAFIt's college football Saturday, so let's get started with some previews of today's best games. We'll start with the Florida State Seminoles taking on the Syracuse Orange at 12:00 noon EST in the Carrier Dome.
Florida State is undefeated a 5-0 SU so far this season, and 2-0 SU on the road. They are a disappointing 1-4 ATS, and two of their games have gone OVER the line set by the sportsbook, with the other three games going UNDER. They are coming off of an easy 43-3 win over Wake Forest, where they won against the spread as 37 ½ point home favorites, and the total went UNDER the 55 ½ point line that was set.
Syracuse is 2-3 SU overall this year, and 1-3 SU at home. They are also a disappointing 1-4 ATS, with one of their games going OVER the line set by oddsmakers, with three games going UNDER. One game was a PUSH. They are coming off of a 28-6 loss to Louisville, where they lost against the spread as 1 ½ point home underdogs, and the total went UNDER the 46 ½ point totals betting line.
The Seminoles are 5-1 ATS coming off of a win spreadwise, and 4-1 ATS against teams with a losing record. They are 4-1 ATS in October, and 4-10 ATS on the road. The total has gone OVER in 6 of their last 8 games on the road, and OVER in 9 of their last 12 coming off of a win spreadwise.
The Orange are 7-3-1 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise, and 1-4 ATS overall lately. They are 0-4 ATS at home, and 1-4 ATS playing on fieldturf. The total has gone UNDER in 3 of their last 4 games overall, and UNDER in 6 of their last 7 after a loss spreadwise. The total has gone UNDER in 13 of their last 19 in October.
These teams last met in November 2013, when Florida State won 59-3, and won against the spread as 37 ½ point home favorites. The total went OVER The 59 point line that was set by the NCAA oddsmakers.
For today's game, Florida State is listed as a 23 point road favorite. The over/under is set at 53 points. No moneyline has been set for this game, as Syracuse isn't expected to have a chance to upset.