The 19th-ranked LSU Tigers (5-0) take on the 14th-ranked Florida State Seminoles (4-0) in the AdvoCare Invitational at HP Field House. Action gets underway at 4:30 p.m. ET on Friday, November 23, 2018.
LSU Tigers vs. Florida State Seminoles Betting Odds
Both teams were triumphant in their last game. The Seminoles dismantled the UAB Blazers 81-63, while the Tigers were victorious over the Charleston Cougars 67-55.
LSU’s effective field goal percentage was their largest advantage over Charleston. The Tigers had a rate of 0.577 (above their season average of 0.557), while the Cougars posted a mark of 0.387 (below their season average of 0.485). Florida State, meanwhile, played a nearly perfect game. They had an effective field goal percentage of 0.547 (below their season average of 0.569) and an offensive rebounding percentage of 33.3 (below their season average of 36.6). UAB had marks of 0.345 and 29.3, respectively, for those same stats. Florida State’s Christ Koumadje led the way, putting up 12 points and nine rebounds. Meanwhile, LSU was lifted by Emmitt Williams, who finished with 14 points and nine rebounds.
Florida State could dominate on the offensive side of the ball as their productive offense faces off against one of the NCAA’s worst defenses. Since the 2017-18 season, the Seminoles rank 59th in offensive efficiency, while LSU ranks 263rd in defensive efficiency. ,