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Wake Forest favored by -3 against North Carolina State on Wednesday

North Carolina State WolfpackWake Forest Demon Deacons
11-5January 15, 2014, 09:00 | Joel Coliseum11-5

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for North Carolina State when they take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Wednesday in college hoops betting action.

The Wolfpack will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 6-7 ATS against the number this season, while the Demon Deacons are 6-6 ATS. North Carolina State is 5-7-1 on the totals; Wake Forest is 4-7.

View North Carolina State Wolfpack vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to go with the Demon Deacons in this one found them listed as -3-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Wednesday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Wolfpack was expected to move the line.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Demon Deacons rated this week at No. 193 and the Wolfpack sitting at No. 194.

Last time out for Wake Forest, they were an 80-65 loser as they battled Pittsburgh on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 14.5-point underdog. The Demon Deacons endured an 80-65 loss at the hands of the Panthers on Saturday, despite a 17-point effort from Devin Thomas at Petersen Events Center.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Wake Forest's No. 20-rated squad against North Carolina State's No. 133-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Wake Forest rates No. 202 in the country with 5.12 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 245 nationally with 4.25 per match.

Next up:
North Carolina State at Duke, Saturday, January 18th
Wake Forest at Clemson, Saturday, January 18th