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Clemson Tigers vs. Syracuse Orange

The Clemson Tigers and the Syracuse Orange will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Carrier Dome.

Last time out for Clemson, they were a 56-7 winner as they battled Wake Forest at home. Clemson covered in the match as a 28.5-point favorite, while 63 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Syracuse won its last outing, a 52-17 result against Tulane on September 21. Syracuse covered in that game as a 17.5-point favorite, while the 69 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Current streak:
Clemson has won 4 straight games.
Syracuse has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Clemson: 4-0 SU, 2-2 ATS
Syracuse: 2-2 SU, 3-1 ATS

Clemson most recently:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 9-1

Syracuse most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Clemson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Clemson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Clemson's last 17 games on the road
Syracuse is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Syracuse's last 11 games
Syracuse is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Syracuse's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Clemson home to Boston College, Saturday, October 12
Syracuse at North Carolina State, Saturday, October 12