Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Clemson Tigers Preview

Clemson TigersNotre Dame Fighting Irish
15-7February 11, 2014, 07:00 | Joyce Center12-12

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Clemson when they take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Tuesday in college hoops betting action.

The Fighting Irish sit at 12-12 (7-14-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Tigers are currently 15-7 (10-7 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Notre Dame is 13-9 OU, and Clemson is 6-11 OU.

View Clemson Tigers vs Notre Dame Fighting Irish Odds and Stats.

The visitors opened as 3.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out for the latest situation(.

The Fighting Irish - Tigers odds would favor the Tigers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Notre Dame is rated No. 226 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Clemson is at No. 194.


Clemson was a 57-44 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Syracuse. They failed to cover the 12.5-point spread as underdogs. Clemson suffered a 57-44 loss against Syracuse on Sunday, getting 19 points from K.J. McDaniels in a losing effort at Carrier Dome.

Last time out for Notre Dame, they were a 73-62 loser as they battled North Carolina at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point underdog. Notre Dame suffered a 73-62 loss against North Carolina on Saturday, getting 17 points from Garrick Sherman in a losing effort at Joyce Center.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Notre Dame's No. 145-rated squad against Clemson's No. 63-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Notre Dame rates No. 73 in the country with 7.08 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 194 nationally with 5.27 per match.

A few Tigers at Fighting Irish trends to consider:
Clemson is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Clemson is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Clemson's last 7 games
Clemson is 4-15 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Notre Dame is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Notre Dame is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Notre Dame is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Notre Dame is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games at home

Next up:
Clemson home to Virginia, Saturday, February 15th
Notre Dame at Boston College, Sunday, February 16th