Boston College Eagles home to Wake Forest Demon Deacons in NCAA Basketball betting action
Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs Boston College Eagles Odds
The visiting Wake Forest Demon Deacons hope to send their backers to the pay window on Wednesday as they look to cover the spread at Conte Forum against the Boston College Eagles.
The Eagles are 10-13 so far on the season, and 10-8-1 ATS vs. the number. The Demon Deacons, meanwhile, are 11-12 and 13-8 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Boston College go 12-4 and the Demon Deacons go 11-8 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 277-rated Eagles and the No. 267-ranked Demon Deacons, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 67-66 result in favor of the Eagles.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Demon Deacons is ranked No. 237 in NCAA hoops at 33.4 per game. Contrast that with Boston College’s No. 284 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Boston College is the No. 83-ranked team in the country at 7.1 per game, while Wake Forest rates No. 272 at 5.2 per game.
Defensively, Wake Forest features the nation's No. 312-rated defense on the road, allowing 76.4 points per game. Boston College, meanwhile, comes in at No. 241 nationally in scoring at home.
Wake Forest was a 71-46 winner in their most recent outing at home against Florida State. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. The battle between the Demon Deacons and Seminoles didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Florida State was handed a 71-46 defeat on Saturday at Joel Coliseum.
In their last action, Boston College was a 62-61 loser at home against Duke. They covered the 11-point spread as underdogs. Boston College suffered a 62-61 loss against Duke on Sunday, getting 20 points from Olivier Hanlan in a losing effort at Conte Forum.
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Georgia Tech are 5-5
After playing Florida State are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Florida State are 3-6
After playing Duke are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Demon Deacons at Eagles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Wake Forest's last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston College
Wake Forest is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston College
Wake Forest is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Wake Forest is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston College's last 7 games when playing Wake Forest
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston College's last 6 games at home
Boston College is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Wake Forest
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston College's last 6 games when playing at home against Wake Forest
Wake Forest home to Georgia Tech, Saturday, February 16
Boston College at Florida State, Saturday, February 16