North Carolina State Wolfpack vs Clemson Tigers Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Littlejohn Coliseum Saturday as host Clemson looks to handle the North Carolina State Wolfpack in NCAAB action.
The Tigers sport records of 14-13 and 9-13 ATS heading into this battle, while the Wolfpack have 18-10 and 10-14 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 11-11 for the Tigers and 14-10 for the Wolfpack.
Sportsbooks had the Tigers installed as 3.5-point favorites in this particular matchup
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 173-rated Tigers and the No. 44-ranked Wolfpack, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 72-71 result in favor of the Wolfpack.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Clemson's No. 260-rated squad against North Carolina State's No. 47-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Clemson rates No. 226 in the country with 5.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 240 nationally with 5.4 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, North Carolina State owns the country's No. 62-rated mark, allowing 64.8 points per game on the highway. Clemson, on the other hand, rates No. 297 in scoring at home.
North Carolina State lost its last outing, an 86-74 result against North Carolina on February 21. They failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog. The Wolfpack got a 24-point effort from C.J. Leslie, who added 12 rebounds, but North Carolina still managed to defeat North Carolina State 86-74 Tuesday at PNC Arena.
Last time out for Clemson, they were a 56-37 winner as they battled Georgia Tech on the road. They covered in the match as a 4-point favorite. Clemson got 15 points from Milton Jennings en route to a 56-37 victory over Georgia Tech on Tuesday at Alexander Memorial Coliseum.
North Carolina State Wolfpack Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing North Carolina are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Clemson Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Virginia Tech are 6-4
After playing Georgia Tech are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Wolfpack at Tigers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of North Carolina State's last 5 games when playing on the road against Clemson
North Carolina State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of North Carolina State's last 7 games on the road
North Carolina State is 8-15 SU in its last 23 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Clemson's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Clemson's last 5 games when playing at home against North Carolina State
Clemson is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Clemson is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing North Carolina State
North Carolina State home to Miami, Wednesday, February 29
Clemson home to Virginia Tech, Thursday, March 1