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Syracuse Orange vs. North Carolina State Wolfpack

The Syracuse Orange and the North Carolina State Wolfpack will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Carter-Finley Stadium.

In their last action, Syracuse was a 49-14 loser at home against Clemson. They failed to cover the 13.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (63) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

North Carolina State was a 28-13 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Wake Forest. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as favorites, while the total score (41) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Team records:
Syracuse: 2-3 SU, 3-2 ATS
North Carolina State: 3-2 SU, 3-2 ATS

Syracuse most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5

North Carolina State most recently:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Syracuse's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Syracuse's last 12 games
Syracuse is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
Syracuse is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of North Carolina State's last 8 games at home
North Carolina State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of North Carolina State's last 5 games

Next up:
Syracuse at Georgia Tech, Saturday, October 19
North Carolina State at Florida State, Saturday, October 26