UCF vs South Florida: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 17, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 17, 2021

The UCF Knights host the South Florida Bulls as  favorites after Brandon Mahan put up 21 points in the Knights 69-68 loss to Cincinnati. The matchup airs on ESPNU at 7:00 PM ET on Wednesday, February 17. The matchup’s over/under is .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 17, 2021, 2:15 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

UCF Betting Information

  • The Knights are under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 8-9
  • The Knights have an even record against the spread when favored by at least 3.5 points, going 1-1 this season.
  • The Knights and their opponents have gone over the set total in only 8 of 17 games this season (47.1%).
  • The Knights lost 69-68 to Cincinnati in their last outing on Sunday. Mahan racked up a team-high 21 points in the loss. They covered the spread as 6-point underdogs, and the teams combined to go over the 134.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

UCF Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Darius Perry 13 14.4 3.1 3.0 1.0 0.2 2.3
Brandon Mahan 16 14.1 5.3 2.0 1.1 0.1 2.2
Darin Green Jr. 17 11.1 2.6 1.0 0.8 0.2 2.1
Isaiah Adams 16 7.8 4.1 1.1 1.4 0.1 0.4
Dre Fuller Jr. 17 7.6 4.3 2.2 1.1 0.1 0.5

South Florida Betting Information

  • With a 4-8 record ATS, South Florida has not routinely covered the spread this season.
  • As at least a 3.5-point underdog, the Bulls frequently fail to meet expectations with only a 0-3 record against the spread.
  • South Florida and its opponents have often covered the over/under this season, doing so in 58.3% (7) of its 12 games played.
  • In their last game, the Bulls got a team-high 16 points from Justin Brown in a 62-59 loss to Tulane on Sunday. They were favored by 5 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 121 points to fall short of the 127 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

South Florida Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
David Collins 14 12.5 4.0 3.6 1.6 0.4 0.9
Alexis Yetna 13 9.5 7.2 0.7 0.4 0.7 1.2
Caleb Murphy 14 9.2 2.5 3.3 0.9 0.2 0.2
Justin Brown 14 8.9 2.8 1.0 0.5 0.1 1.6
Michael Durr 14 8.2 7.7 0.4 0.8 0.7 0.1

Total Facts

  • UCF’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Wednesday’s matchup total (129 points) in 64.7% of opportunities (11 out of 17 matchups).
  • 10 South Florida games this year (71.4% of its matchups) ended with a final score greater than Wednesday’s total of 129 points.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 132.9 points per game, 3.9 points more than the over/under of 129 for this matchup.
  • These two teams give up a combined 138.5 points per game, 9.5 more than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Knights have seen a 135.3 average over/under in their games this season, 6.3 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • Bulls games have a total points bet of 136.1 points this season, 7.1 points more than the over/under for this matchup.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/2/2021 South Florida South Florida -1 132 -113 -107 Regular Season 68-61 USF
2/1/2020 N/A South Florida N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 64-48 USF
1/18/2020 UCF UCF -3.5 123 -178 +142 Regular Season 55-54 UCF
2/27/2019 N/A South Florida N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 75-63 UCF
2/13/2019 N/A UCF N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 78-65 UCF

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