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Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs. North Carolina Tar Heels

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons and the North Carolina Tar Heels will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Dean Smith Center.

In their last action, Wake Forest was a 71-60 loser on the road against Maryland. They failed to cover the 9.5-point spread as underdogs.

North Carolina won its last outing, a 74-66 result against Duke on February 20. They covered in that game as a 2-point underdog.

Wake Forest:
Team record: 14-12 SU, 8-14 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against North Carolina
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against North Carolina
is 1-11 ATS in its last 12 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Clemson are 5-5
After playing Maryland are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

North Carolina:
Team record: 19-7 SU, 15-11 ATS
Current streak: won 8 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Wake Forest
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Wake Forest

When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing North Carolina State are 8-2
After playing Duke are 9-1
After a win are 8-2

Next up:
Wake Forest home to Clemson, Tuesday, February 25
North Carolina at North Carolina State, Wednesday, February 26