NCAAB Free Pick: Florida State Seminoles at Gonzaga Bulldogs 2019-03-28
The McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane, Washington is the battleground today where the hometown Bulldogs of Gonzaga tussle with the visiting Florida State Seminoles. The line on the Bulldogs is -8.0 and the total is set at 147.0.
The Florida State Seminoles (28-7) have an ATS record this season of 0-1. The game total has landed Over 0 times and fallen Under the total 0 times in Seminoles games this season. On the road, as they are today, the Seminoles are 0-0 ATS and 0-0 Over/Under.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs (31-3) have an ATS record this season of 1-0. The game total in Gonzaga contests this season has landed Over 1 times and fallen Under the total 1 times. Here on home court, the Bulldogs are 1-0 ATS and 1-0 Over/Under.
FLORIDA STATE SEMINOLES VS GONZAGA BULLDOGS EARLY PUBLIC CONSENSUS REVIEW
Here is a quick look at the early public action on the game, which reflects overnight betting, as reported by participating sportsbooks.
- Betting Florida State against the spread(8.0): 62%
- Betting Florida State to win straight up(275): 36%
- Betting Gonzaga against the spread(-8.0): 38%
- Betting Gonzaga to win straight up(-357): 64%
- Betting Over the Total(147.0): 57%
- Betting Under the Total(147.0): 43%
These reports are particularly of interest to "steam" bettors and "consensus" junkies. We like to look at these numbers in contrast to the value that we see in the line. If public trends are eating at our perceived value, we prefer to get in on the games early and capture a good number, but if the trend is on the wrong side, we may prefer to wait and make our bets closer to game time to milk another half point or more out of the number.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL FREE PICK FROM NYSE
We selected this game as a free opinion today because we do not have a premium selection on it but we have done really well betting on or against Bulldogs games (7-2/77.80%) and we feel we have our finger on the pulse of this matchup.
This opinion all comes down to "value" or "false value" and we make that determination by looking at the point spread as it is (Gonzaga -8.0) compared to where we feel it should be (Gonzaga -11.5). From there we decide if there is any value or false value in the number by examining the public perception on the game, the early public betting trends and the situational trends in this particular matchup.
NYSE says, take the Gonzaga Bulldogs -8/-105
(Record for Professional Handicapper NYSE betting on or against the Gonzaga Bulldogs: 7-2/77.80%, +4920.00)
GAME NOTES: TV: CBS POWER RATINGS: GONZAGA 99.0, FLORIDA STATE 87.5