Florida State vs Gonzaga : NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Predictions: Schedule, Odds And Bracket Picks For Gonzaga Vs. Florida State
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The first game of the Sweet 16 will be a rematch between last year’s Sweet 16 Matchup: Gonzaga and Florida State. In 2018, No. 9 seed Florida State upset No. 4 seed Gonzaga 75-60. This time around Gonzaga is No. 1 seed and FSU a No. 4. The Zags are coming off of a 83-71 win over No. 9 Baylor in the second round. Brandon Clarke scored 36 points in the win, shooting 15 of 18 from the field. Consensus first-team All American Rui Hachimura had a season-low six points.
FSU had the largest margin of victory in the second round of the tournament. The Seminoles beat No. 12 seed Murray State 90-62 behind Mfiondu Kabengele’s 22-point performance from the bench. Terance Mann and Raiquan Gray also added in double figures. FSU was able to hold Murray State to under 33 percent shooting from the field, but will now have to defend a Zags team that has the best shooting percentage in the country, who are shooting 53 percent from the field this year.
The 2019 NCAA Tournament gets back underway today with four Sweet 16 matchups. The first of these is one of the most intriguing of the entire round, pitting top-seeded Gonzaga against No. 4 Florida State in the West Region semifinal. The Bulldogs and Seminoles both looked like strong contenders during the opening week of March Madness, but only one can advance to the Elite Eight.
Here’s everything you need to know to watch Gonzaga vs. Florida State, which includes an against the spread prediction from pro handicapper Jon Price of SportsInformationTraders.com for not only this game, but the rest of the Sweet 16 during the 2019 NCAA Tournament as well: