Florida State at Pitt: 2/20/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions

Florida State at Pitt:  2/20/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions Photo by Glenn Beil-USA TODAY Sports

Pittsburgh Panthers (9-8) vs Florida State Seminoles (12-3)

Game Info: Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 4:00 pm (Petersen Events Center)

Betting Odds: Pittsburgh Panthers +6 -- Over/Under: 147 Click Here for the Latest Odds

Where to Watch: ACC Network Stream College Basketball all season on ESPN+. Sign up now! Advertisement

The Florida State Seminoles and Pittsburgh Panthers face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at the Petersen Events Center. 

The Florida State Seminoles come into this game with a12-3 record overall and they are coming off one of their biggest wins of the season. Florida State’s last game was against Virginia, a team that had a good defense, and their offense was elite in that game putting up 81 points and that led to the victory. Florida State is averaging 79.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 68.9 points per game. Florida State is shooting 47.3 percent from the field and 39.8 percent from behind the three point line. M.J. Walker has been the best player for Florida State averaging 13.9 points while shooting 46.7 percent from the field and 47.8 percent from behind the three point line. 

On the other side of this matchup is the Pittsburgh Panthers who sit with a 9-8 record overall and they have lost three games in a row. In the last game against NC State, Pitt was competitive, but they couldn’t make the plays late and that led to a one point loss. Pittsburgh on the season is averaging 72.2 points while their defense is giving up 69.9 points per game. Pitt is shooting 43.5 percent from the field and 32.8 percent from the field. Justin Champagnie has been the best player for Pitt averaging 18.7 points while shooting 51.2 percent from the field and 34.5 percent from behind the three point line. 

Get the BEST EXPERT PICKS From Top Handicappers

The over is 7-1-1 Florida State’s last nine games overall. The over is 16-4-1 in Florida State’s last 21 games played on Saturday. The over is 19-6-2 in Florida State’s last 27 games against the ACC. The over is 7-2 in Pitt’s last nine games played on Saturday. 

Florida State is the better team, and Pitt is going to have no chance to keep up. Pitt is going to struggle to score in this one and that will lead to Florida State coming away with a cover of the spread.

$250 Sportsbook Deposit Match Bonus CLICK HERE

Shane’s Pick Florida State -6

Get Premium Picks Start Winning Now »
The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

Mitch's Take...

Pittsburgh vs Florida State 2/20/21 Free College Basketball Pick and Prediction CBB Betting Tips

Guaranteed Packages

Guaranteed packages automatically give you a credit if the package does not turn a profit—the sum of betting all individual picks. THESE ARE NOT PARLAYS UNLESS OTHERWISE CLEARLY STATED. If a guaranteed package does not profit, a credit for its full purchase price is automatically issued after picks are graded and verified.

For example, if you purchase a $39.95 package that doesn’t profit, you’ll get a $39.95 credit towards any future purchase(s) on our site. Credits are usually issued within hours of a game’s conclusion, so please allow a few hours for final verification.

To use your credits, log in to your account and add another package or pass to your cart. Credits will automatically reduce what you owe. Any remaining balance will be settled through our payment system, with any leftover credits available future purchases. Credits do not expire.

Dismiss