Clemson Tigers visit Boston College Eagles in college basketball clash
Clemson Tigers vs Boston College Eagles Odds
Clemson pays a visit to Boston College on Saturday, hoping to send the Eagles to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Conte Forum.
Boston College battles the Tigers, currently sitting with a 12-8 mark (10-6 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 11-2 for the Eagles and 6-9 for the Tigers.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 118-rated Clemson taking on the No. 233-rated Eagles in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 71-64 win for the Tigers on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Boston College's No. 168-ranked offense, averaging 68 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 13 at 57.2 PPG. The Eagles field goal percentage has averaged 43.1% so far, less than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.1% per game.
Defensively, Clemson features the nation's No. 32-rated defense on the road, allowing 61.4 points per game. Boston College, meanwhile, comes in at No. 246 nationally in scoring at home.
Clemson won its last outing, a 63-60 result against Georgia Tech on January 29. They failed to cover in that game as a 6-point favorite. K.J. McDaniels scored 15 points leading the Tigers to a 63-60 victory over Georgia Tech at Littlejohn Coliseum on Tuesday.
Boston College lost its last outing, an 82-70 result against North Carolina on January 29. They failed to cover in that game as a 4-point underdog. Boston College suffered an 82-70 loss against North Carolina on Tuesday, getting 22 points from Olivier Hanlan in a losing effort at Conte Forum.
Clemson Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Virginia are 6-4
After playing Georgia Tech are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing North Carolina are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Tigers at Eagles trends to consider:
Clemson is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Clemson is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Boston College
Boston College is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Clemson
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston College's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston College's last 11 games when playing Clemson
Boston College is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing at home against Clemson
Clemson at Virginia, Thursday, February 7
Boston College at Miami, Tuesday, February 5