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The East Carolina Pirates and the North Carolina State Wolfpack will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Carter-Finley Stadium.
East Carolina was a 63-14 winner in its last match at home against UAB. They covered the 28-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 77 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for North Carolina State, they were a 38-21 loser as they battled Boston College on the road. North Carolina State failed to cover in the match as a 7.5-point underdog, while 59 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
East Carolina has won 4 straight games.
North Carolina State has lost 6 straight games.
East Carolina: 8-2 SU, 5-5 ATS
North Carolina State: 3-7 SU, 4-6 ATS
East Carolina most recently:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing outside the conference are 4-6
North Carolina State most recently:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the conference are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
East Carolina is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of East Carolina's last 5 games
East Carolina is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
East Carolina is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of North Carolina State's last 10 games at home
North Carolina State is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games at home
North Carolina State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
North Carolina State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
East Carolina at Marshall, Friday, November 29
North Carolina State home to Maryland, Saturday, November 30