SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: Florida at Mississippi State

Mississippi State-Florida basketball game preview

Florida visits Mississippi St on Saturday in a key SEC basketball matchup. Look inside for a preview of the game including key players, a statistical comparison, team schedules, team ratings, injury reports, game TV information and a final score prediction.

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Team Statistical Comparison

Florida scores an average of 77.6 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 70.9 points per contest. Mississippi State scores an average of 73.6 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 66.1 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBPG SPG BPG APG TOPG
Florida 47.0 38.8 73.6 97 39.9 7.4 5.9 12.2 14.3
Florida OPP 41.8 37.8 74.0 93 37.4 7.6 3.2 12.0 15.6
FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBPG SPG BPG APG TOPG
Mississippi State 46.6 38.7 63.0 173 42.5 6.0 4.7 12.8 13.5
Mississippi State OPP 40.6 36.2 73.1 120 33.5 5.3 2.9 14.1 12.4

Key: ORB=Offensive rebounds; RBPG=Rebounds per game; SPG=Steals per game; BPG=Blocked shots per game; APG=Assists per game; TOPG=Turnovers per game.

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Statistical Leaders

SCORING

F.Name L.Name Team PPG FG% 3FG% FT%
Iverson Molinar MSU 18.9 51.4 53.1 77.8
D.J. Stewart MSU 17.8 45.5 40.4 71.2
Tre Mann FLA 14.0 41.6 43.2 81.3
Tolu Smith MSU 12.8 56.4 60.0
Colin Castleton FLA 12.2 62.3 66.7
Scottie Lewis FLA 11.0 47.3 43.8 78.4
Noah Locke FLA 9.9 41.9 42.2 72.7

STEALS

F.Name L.Name Team STLs SPG
Tyree Appleby FLA 14 1.6
Tre Mann FLA 14 1.6
Scottie Lewis FLA 12 1.5
Iverson Molinar MSU 14 1.4
Cameron Matthews MSU 14 1.1
Deivon Smith MSU 13 1.0

BLOCKS

F.Name L.Name Team BLKs BPG
Colin Castleton FLA 17 1.9
Abdul Ado MSU 22 1.7
Scottie Lewis FLA 13 1.6
Omar Payne FLA 12 1.3
Tolu Smith MSU 15 1.2
Anthony Duruji FLA 4 0.4
Cameron Matthews MSU 5 0.4
Quinten Post MSU 5 0.4

REBOUNDS

F.Name DREBs REBs RPG
Tolu Smith MSU 63 111 8.5
Abdul Ado MSU 53 82 6.3
Tre Mann FLA 45 52 5.8
Colin Castleton FLA 27 50 5.6
Javian Davis MSU 31 54 5.4
Scottie Lewis FLA 25 35 4.4
Iverson Molinar MSU 37 42 4.2
Anthony Duruji FLA 21 37 4.1

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Florida vs. Mississippi State Basketball Series History

Florida leads 65-51.

College Basketball Ratings

Source Florida Mississippi State
NCAA NET 46 79
Sagarin 35 77
ESPN BPI 27 57
Ken Pomeroy 36 73
Massey Composite 50 62

Florida Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Ques Glover G 5′-11″ 182 SO
1 Tre Mann G 6′-5″ 190 SO
2 Samson Ruzhentsev F 6′-7″ 192 FR
3 Alex Klatsky G 6′-4″ 185 FR
4 Anthony Duruji F 6′-7″ 220 JR
5 Omar Payne F 6′-10″ 230 SO
10 Noah Locke G 6′-3″ 203 JR
11 Keyontae Johnson F 6′-5″ 229 JR
12 Colin Castleton F 6′-11″ 231 JR
15 Osayi Osifo F 6′-7″ 225 JR
20 Jack May G 6′-4″ 175 FR
22 Tyree Appleby G 6′-1″ 170 JR
23 Scottie Lewis G 6′-5″ 189 SO
33 Jason Jitoboh C 6′-11″ 285 SO
44 Niels Lane G 6′-5″ 206 FR

Mississippi State Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Jalen Johnson F 6′-6″ 210 SR
1 Iverson Molinar G 6′-3″ 190 SO
2 Javian Davis F 6′-9″ 245 SO
3 D.J. Stewart Jr. G 6′-6″ 205 SO
4 Cameron Matthews G 6′-7″ 220 FR
5 Deivon Smith G 6′-1″ 165 FR
11 Andersson Garcia G 6′-7″ 205 FR
20 Derek Fountain F 6′-9″ 210 FR
21 Justin Rumph G 6′-5″ 215 JR
24 Abdul Ado F 6′-11″ 255 SR
25 Isaac Stansbury G 6′-1″ 160 SO
30 Andrew Junkin F 6′-11″ 240 SO
32 Quinten Post F 7′-0″ 240 SO
33 Reggie Morris G 6′-1″ 160 FR
35 Tolu Smith F 6′-10″ 245 SO
55 Keondre Montgomery G 6′-7″ 200 FR

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Florida Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
12/2/2020 Army 69 Florida 76
12/3/2020 Florida 90 Boston College 70
12/6/2020 Stetson 40 Florida 86
12/12/2020 Florida 71 Florida State 83
12/16/2020 North Florida PPD Florida PPD
12/19/2020 FAU PPD Florida PPD
12/20/2020 Florida A&M PPD Florida PPD
12/22/2020 James Madison PPD Florida PPD
12/30/2020 Florida 91 Vanderbilt 72
1/2/2021 LSU 79 Florida 83
1/5/2021 Florida 71 Alabama 86
1/9/2021 Kentucky 76 Florida 58
1/12/2021 Ole Miss 63 Florida 72
1/16/2021 Florida Mississippi St
1/19/2021 Tennessee Florida
1/23/2021 Florida Georgia
1/27/2021 Vanderbilt Florida
1/30/2021 Florida West Virginia
2/3/2021 South Carolina Florida
2/6/2021 Florida LSU
2/10/2021 Florida Tennessee
2/13/2021 Texas A&M Florida
2/16/2021 Florida Arkansas
2/20/2021 Georgia Florida
2/23/2021 Florida Auburn
2/27/2021 Florida Kentucky
3/3/2021 Missouri Florida

Mississippi State Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/25/2020* Mississippi St 42 Clemson 53
11/26/2020* Liberty 84 Mississippi St 73
11/30/2020 Texas State 51 Mississippi St 68
12/4/2020 North Texas 63 Mississippi St 69
12/8/2020 Jackson State 59 Mississippi St 82
12/12/2020 Mississippi St 82 Dayton 85
12/16/2020 Cent Arkansas 65 Mississippi St 81
12/21/2020 Mississippi Valley 48 Mississippi St 87
12/30/2020 Mississippi St 83 Georgia 73
1/2/2021 Kentucky 78 Mississippi St 73
1/5/2021 Missouri 63 Mississippi St 78
1/9/2021 Mississippi St 84 Vanderbilt 81
1/13/2021 Texas A&M 56 Mississippi St 55
1/16/2021 Florida Mississippi St
1/19/2021 Ole Miss Mississippi St
1/23/2021 Mississippi St Alabama
1/26/2021 Mississippi St Tennessee
1/30/2021 Iowa State Mississippi St
2/2/2021 Mississippi St Arkansas
2/6/2021 Mississippi St South Carolina
2/10/2021 LSU Mississippi St
2/13/2021 Vanderbilt Mississippi St
2/16/2021 Mississippi St Auburn
2/20/2021 Mississippi St Ole Miss
2/24/2021 South Carolina Mississippi St
2/27/2021 Alabama Mississippi St
3/3/2021 Mississippi St Texas A&M

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Injuries and Suspensions

Florida

[G] 01/12/2021 – Alex Klatsky is “?” (Quarantine)
[G] 01/12/2021 – Scottie Lewis is “?” (Quarantine)
(!)[F] 12/22/2020 – Keyontae Johnson is out for season (Heart)

Mississippi State

[F] 01/06/2021 – Javian Davis is out indefinitely (COVID-19)

Source: statfox.com

Florida-Mississippi State Prediction

Florida 67, Mississippi State 66


Saturday‘s game tips off at 4:00 PM ET. TV: ESPN2.

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