NCAAF

Pittsburgh Panthers vs Clemson Tigers

Pittsburgh
Panthers
5 - 4
Clemson
Tigers
9 - 0
November 12, 2016, 3:30 PM EST
 | Memorial Stadium

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Pittsburgh
Panthers
5 - 4
Clemson
Tigers
9 - 0
November 12, 2016, 3:30 PM EST
 | Memorial Stadium
  • The Clemson Tigers are 15-0 SU and 8-7 ATS in their last 15 games against conference opponents. The Tigers can extend their ACC win streak to 16 with a victory Saturday over the Pittsburgh Panthers.

    SHARK BITES
    • Pittsburgh is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games after consecutive losses.
    • Clemson is 5-2 ATS in its last seven games.
    • The total has gone OVER in Pittsburgh's last eight games.

    Deshaun Watson isn't putting up the same gaudy numbers that he did in 2015, but the junior quarterback has still been one of the most reliable signal-callers in the nation this season. Watson has been particularly good at home, passing for 15 touchdowns to just six interceptions with a passer rating of 154.2, slightly higher than last season's 150.7 rating at home.

    Pittsburgh has had an up-and-down season in 2016 with a 5-4 SU and 3-6 ATS record. The Panthers have lost three of their four road games and gone 2-2 ATS in those games, but in recent years the team has played well on the road, with a 7-4 SU and 8-3 ATS record in their last 11 games away from home.

    In their last seven road games against teams with winning records, the Panthers are 7-0 ATS.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Sportsbooks such as Sportsbook had the Clemson Tigers pegged as -19-point favorites in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, had yet to be posted as of writing - check the lines shortly.

    Odds Shark prediction models pick the Tigers to win this game on Saturday 45-24. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

    Pittsburgh Panthers vs Clemson Tigers Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    Clemson bring a 9-0 record (5-4 ATS) to the Week 11 betting matchup against the 5-4 Pittsburgh Panthers, who are 3-6 ATS against the spread. Over under betting has seen Clemson go 3-6 so far and the Panthers go 8-1. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Clemson vs Pittsburgh injuries news.

    This game matches up the No. 6 (Clemson Tigers) and the No. 73 (Pittsburgh Panthers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA football Power Rankings at Odds Shark.

    Statistical Matchup

    The game also pits Clemson's No. 26-ranked offense, averaging 36.62 PPG, against a Pittsburgh defense that ranks No. 101 this week at 32.38 PPG. The Clemson aerial game is averaging 313.5 yards per game, more than the Pittsburgh Panthers secondary allows through the air, 312.25 YPG per game.

    In comparing defenses, the Pittsburgh Panthers own the league's No. 0-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 72.67 yards per game when on the road. Clemson, on the other hand, rates No. 0 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    In their last gridiron battle, Jester Weah did much of the damage, producing 115 receiving yards but Miami-FL managed to defeat the Panthers 51-28 at Hard Rock Stadium.

    Clemson won its last game, 54-0 over Syracuse on Saturday, behind a 125-yard receiving performance from Deon Cain at Memorial Stadium.

    Betting Trends
    • Pittsburgh is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
    • Pittsburgh is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
    • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games on the road
    • Clemson is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
    • Clemson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
    • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Clemson's last 9 games
    • Clemson is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games at home

    Next Betting Matchups

    Pittsburgh home to Duke, Saturday, November 19th
    Clemson at Wake Forest, Saturday, November 19th

Power Ranking
Pittsburgh 33
Clemson 17
Betting Odds Preview

Pittsburgh Panthers at Clemson Tigers

The Clemson Tigers are 15-0 SU and 8-7 ATS in their last 15 games against conference opponents. The Tigers can extend their ACC win streak to 16 this Saturday with a win over the Pittsburgh Panthers.

Smart Chart
  • PITT
  • 41.43
  • 23.64
  • 17.79
  • 337.36
  • 149.14
  • 264.29
  • 89.29
  • -0.5
  •  
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • Passing Yards
  • Rush Yards
  • Passing Yards Allowed
  • Rushing Yards Allowed
  • Turnover Differential
  • CLEM
  • 26.31
  • 14.85
  • 11.46
  • 191.15
  • 168.00
  • 208.85
  • 97.46
  • 0
Head to Head Summary

No data available.

Team Record
Pittsburgh Panthers
AllLast 3vs Conf
Record5-41-22-3
Home4-10-11-1
Away1-31-11-2
ATS3-62-13-2
ATS Home1-41-01-1
ATS Away2-21-12-1
Offense37.0036.3336.40
Defense34.4440.3338.40
Diff2.56-4.00-2.00
Team Record
Clemson Tigers
AllLast 3vs Conf
Record9-03-06-0
Home5-02-03-0
Away4-01-03-0
ATS5-41-24-2
ATS Home3-21-12-1
ATS Away2-20-12-1
Offense38.5638.3339.83
Defense15.6717.0017.33
Diff22.8921.3322.50
Head to Head Detail

No Previous Head to Head Matches.

Betting Odds Trends
Betting Odds Trends
Injuries
Pittsburgh Panthers
  • No Injuries
Injuries
Clemson Tigers
  • No Injuries
Last 5 Games
Pittsburgh Panthers
DateOPPScoreSULineATSOff. RushOff. PassOff. TotalDef. RushDef. PassDef. TotalTOLocation
Nov 5, 2016MI-FL28-51L4.5/58L/O1302874171783565342Away
Oct 27, 2016VTECH36-39L3.5/54W/O1802784581504065562Home
Oct 15, 2016VIRGNA45-31W-3/61W/O209137346100278378-1Away
Oct 8, 2016GATECH37-34W-6.5/52L/O2151924072411303711Home
Oct 1, 2016MARSHL43-27W-17/58L/O252280532104240344-1Home
Clemson Tigers
DateOPPScoreSULineATSOff. RushOff. PassOff. TotalDef. RushDef. PassDef. TotalTOLocation
Nov 5, 2016SYRACU54-0W-28/68W/U195370565105172277-3Home
Oct 29, 2016FLAST37-34W-4/59L/O1333785111632864491Away
Oct 15, 2016NCSU24-17W-20/61.5L/U1173784951282693972Home
Oct 7, 2016BOST.C56-10W-18/43W/O22927450315596251-1Away
Oct 1, 2016LOUISV42-36W1/64.5W/O2013065072732955682Home
Offensive Comparison
Pittsburgh Panthers
Clemson Tigers

Scoring

Points Scored

41.43 26.31

Last 3 Games

36.33 38.33

Yards Per Point

11.74 13.65

Overall Yards Gained

Total

486.5 359.15

Passing

337.36 191.15

Rushing

149.14 168.00

On Road vs. At Home Yards Gained

Total

430.86 400.29

Passing

281.57 217.00

Rushing

149.29 183.29
Defensive Comparison
Pittsburgh Panthers
Clemson Tigers

Scoring Allowed

Points Allowed

23.64 14.85

Last 3 Games

40.33 17.00

Yards Per Point

11.74 13.65

Overall Yards Allowed

Total

353.58 306.31

Passing

264.29 208.85

Rushing

89.29 97.46

On Road vs. At Home Yards Allowed

Total

337.29 271.85

Passing

250.86 206.14

Rushing

86.43 65.71
Supergrid
StatRankStatRank
Away Team Overall Scoring vs Home Team Overall Defense41.43314.853
Away Team Road Passing vs Home Team Home Passing Defense281.5721206.1443
Away Team Road Rushing vs Home Team Home Rushing Defense149.296565.711
Home Team Overall Scoring vs Away Team Overall Defense26.318023.6443
Home Team Home Passing vs Away Team Road Passing Defense217.0080250.8689
Home Team Home Rushing vs Away Team Road Rushing Defense183.295586.437
Recent Form

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Power Stats
  • PITT
  • 11.74
  • 14.96
  • -3.21
  •  
  • 12.87
  • 12.25
  • 0.62
  •  
  • 3.98
  • 2.65
  • 1.33
  • Yards Per Point
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • Yards Per Pass
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • Yards Per Rush
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Differential
  • CLEM
  • 13.65
  • 20.63
  • -6.98
  •  
  • 10.9
  • 10.44
  • 0.46
  •  
  • 4.48
  • 2.88
  • 1.6