The Boston College Eagles will look to boost their win total and cover the point spread when they tip off against the Providence Friars at Conte Forum on Friday in NCAA hoops betting.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Bettors looking to go with the Boston College Eagles in this one found them listed as 8-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting odds menu at [custom:bodog-link]. Check for line moves and odds updates as money coming in on the Friars was expected to move the line.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Boston College Eagles battles the Providence Friars, currently sitting with a 10-2 mark (8-4 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals betting, are 5-5 for the Boston College Eagles and 4-7-1 for the Providence Friars.
This game puts the Boston College Eagles, most recently No. 214 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Providence Friars, who rate No. 33 in the latest survey.
Offensively, the game matches up Boston College's No. 181 nationally ranked offense (72.5 points per game) against a Providence Friars defense that sits as the No. 10 at 58.92 PPG. The Boston College Eagles have been averaging 44.52% from the field, less than the Friars have managed so far this season (45.37% on average).
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Friars blew out Maine on Tuesday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 79-59 win at Dunkin Donuts Center.
Ky Bowman was dynamite, scoring 33 points and adding 8 rebounds but Fairfield still won, 89-83, over Boston College on Wednesday at Conte Forum.
Next Betting Matchups
Providence at Xavier, Wednesday, December 28th
Boston College at Syracuse, Sunday, January 1st
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