The Colorado Buffaloes (4-0) will look to build on a four-game winning run when visiting the Florida State Seminoles (3-1) on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at Ocean Center. This game is at 4:00 PM ET on CBS Sports.
The Buffaloes are currently 5-point favorites over the Seminoles. The over/under is 151.5 points for the matchup.
Colorado vs. Florida State Odds
Point Spread for Colorado vs. Florida State
The spread for this matchup is set at 5 points, with oddsmakers listing Colorado as the favorite.
Colorado vs. Florida State Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Colorado has -205 odds to pick up the win, while Florida State is listed at +170 to claim victory.
Colorado vs. Florida State Over/Under
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 151.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Tuesday, November 21, 2023
- Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: CBS Sports
- Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
- Arena: Ocean Center
Colorado vs. Florida State Betting Trends
Colorado had 15 wins in 35 games against the spread last season. The Buffaloes finished with a 13-10 record in games they were favored on the moneyline last season (winning 56.5% of those games). Of Colorado’s 35 games last year, 16 hit the over.
Florida State had 13 wins in 32 games against the spread last season. Last season, the Seminoles won four out of the 22 games, or 18.2%, in which they were the underdog. Of Florida State’s 32 games last year, 17 went over the total.
Colorado vs. Florida State Key Players to Watch
Tristan Da Silva put up a team-best 15.9 points per contest last year. He also posted 4.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists, shooting 49.6% from the floor and 39.9% from downtown with 1.6 made 3-pointers per game. Luke O’Brien paced his squad in rebounds per game (5.6) last season, and also put up 6.2 points and 1.0 assists. At the other end, he delivered 0.7 steals and 0.5 blocks. Dominique Clifford averaged 5.9 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists per contest last season, shooting 37.4% from the floor.
Matthew Cleveland put up 13.8 points and 7.4 rebounds per game last season. Caleb Mills averaged 3.4 assists per game to go with his 13.0 PPG scoring average. Darin Green Jr. knocked down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.8 per contest a season ago. Mills averaged 1.3 takeaways per game, while Naheem McLeod compiled 1.2 rejections per contest.
What you need to know about the Colorado Buffaloes
On offense, the Buffaloes were the 212th-ranked team in the country (69.9 points per game) last year. Defensively, they were 86th (67.1 points conceded per game). Colorado collected 34.9 rebounds per game and conceded 31.5 boards last year, ranking 52nd and 133rd, respectively, in college basketball.
Beyond the arc, Colorado was 279th in the country in 3-pointers made per game (6.5) last season. It was 281st in 3-point percentage at 32.2%. Defensively, Colorado was 59th in the country in 3-pointers allowed per game at 6.2 last year. It was 74th in 3-point percentage conceded at 32.1%.
What you need to know about the Florida State Seminoles
The Seminoles put up 69.3 points per game (235th-ranked in college basketball) last year, while allowing 76.2 points per contest (330th-ranked). With 29.9 boards per game, the Seminoles ranked 318th in the nation. They allowed 33.7 rebounds per contest, which ranked 283rd in college basketball.
Florida State sank 6.5 threes per game (279th-ranked in college basketball). It owned a 33.0% shooting percentage (240th-ranked) from beyond the arc. The Seminoles struggled against threes last season, ranking fifth-worst in the nation in three-pointers allowed per game (9.4) and eighth-worst in three-point percentage allowed (38.1%).
Colorado vs. Florida State Prediction & Pick
Our pick to win this game is Colorado, and we project that Colorado will cover the spread (Colorado -5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 151.5 points.
How to bet Colorado vs. Florida State
You can bet on Colorado vs. Florida State at every legal online sportsbook. For more college basketball odds, including moneylines, spreads, over/under totals, check out the latest NCAA lines as well as our guide to the best college basketball betting sites.
And if you wanted to check out how much you could win on a $10 bet if you parlayed today’s Colorado vs. Florida State picks, don’t forget to check out our free parlay calculator.