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NCAAF FOOTBALL

North Carolina Tar Heels vs. South Carolina Gamecocks

Williams-Brice Stadium has a Week 1 contest on tap for Thursday as the North Carolina Tar Heels and the South Carolina Gamecocks play their season openers.

In their last action, North Carolina was a 45-38 winner at home against Maryland. They failed to cover the 25-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (83) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

South Carolina won its last outing, a 33-28 result against Michigan on January 1. South Carolina failed to cover in that game as a 5.5-point favorite, while the 61 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Team records:
North Carolina: 8-4 SU, 6-6 ATS
South Carolina: 11-2 SU, 8-5 ATS

North Carolina most recently:
When playing in August are 2-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 8-2

South Carolina most recently:
When playing in August are 5-0
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing outside the conference are 10-0

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of North Carolina's last 5 games
North Carolina is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of North Carolina's last 6 games on the road
North Carolina is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
South Carolina is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
South Carolina is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
South Carolina is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games

Next up:
North Carolina home to Middle Tennessee, Saturday, September 7
South Carolina at Georgia, Saturday, September 7