Planning on watching today's Tigers and Gators game? Catch the action at Exactech Arena in Gainesville, FL, as the Gators hosts this showdown at 3:30 ET on SECN. Auburn is favored by -2 in this Southeastern conference matchup the against Florida. The over/under for the game is set at 158.5 points.

AUBURN TIGERS VS FLORIDA GATORS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Florida Gators +2

This game will be played at Exactech Arena at 3:30 ET on Saturday, February 10th.

WHY BET THE FLORIDA GATORS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Gators.
  • Not only will Florida pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 158.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Can the Tigers Offense Score Enough on the Road?

So far this season, Auburn has been a force to be reckoned with, as they have gone 19-4 overall, including an 8-2 record in Southeastern Conference play. They have won three straight games, and they are 7-4 on the road this season.

Today, Auburn is favored by two points against Florida. Their average scoring margin on the road this season is +12.2 points per game, and they are 19-3 when favored this season.

When looking at Auburn's overall ATS record this season, they have gone 15-8. On the road, their ATS mark is 7-4 and in their last 3 road games, the Tigers are 1-2 vs. the spread. As the favorite, Auburn has a perfect 3-0 ATS record in their last 3 contests.

Today's over/under line of 158.5 is higher than the average over/under line in Auburn games this season (150.4). So far, 16 of their 23 games have finished with fewer points than today's line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1.

In their latest game, Auburn offense put up 99 points against Alabama. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 42.2% and made 5 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Johni Broome, who is averaging 16 heading into today's matchup. Additionally, Jaylin Williams also maintains a PPG average of 13.3 heading into game.

So far this season, the Auburn defense has been performing well, ranking 48th in the country at 66.5 points allowed per contest. In their previous game vs. Alabama, the Crimson Tide finished with a field goal percentage of 42% and a total of 81 points vs. Auburn.

Can Florida Pull Off a Home Win?

Florida is 11-1 at home this season, and they are 15-7 overall. They are coming off a 67-66 loss to Texas A&M, and their record as an underdog is 1-3. On the season, the Gators have been the underdog four times, and their record in those games is 1-3. Over their last 10 games at home, the Gators are 9-1.

So far this year, Florida's average scoring margin at home is +16.2 points per game. They have won three straight games at home, and their record in the Southeastern Conference is 5-4. For the season, they have gone 10-3 in non-conference games.

As the underdog, Florida has gone 2-2 vs. the spread this season and is 3-6-1 in their last 10 games as the underdog. At home, the Gators have an ATS record of 5-7 this year and are 5-5 vs. the spread in their last 10 home games. Overall, Florida's ATS mark is 10-12 for the season.

Florida's over/under record for the season sits at 13-8-1, and today's over/under line of 158.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games (155.4). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 172 points, and their OU record over their last 10 games is 5-5.

The Florida offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 66 points versus Texas A&M. During the game, they attempted 29 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 44.6%. Zyon Pullin was the leading scorer for the Gators, putting up 18 points. In addition, Riley Kugel contributed 12 points.

Facing Auburn, Florida aims for a better defensive performance, given their current average of 77.0 points allowed per game (278th). In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Florida's defense has allowed opponents to shoot 43.2% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 32.6% this season.