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Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Syracuse Orange

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

Pittsburgh was a 34-27 loser in its last match at home against North Carolina. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 61 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Syracuse lost its last outing, a 59-3 result against Florida State on November 16. Syracuse failed to cover in that game as a 37-point underdog, while the 62 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Team records:
Pittsburgh: 5-5 SU, 3-6-1 ATS
Syracuse: 5-5 SU, 6-4 ATS

Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing in November are 3-7
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5

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

A few trends to consider:
Pittsburgh is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Syracuse
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Pittsburgh's last 14 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Syracuse
Syracuse is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Syracuse's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Syracuse's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Syracuse's last 6 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh

Next up:
Pittsburgh home to Miami, Friday, November 29
Syracuse home to Boston College, Saturday, November 30