Clemson heavy Saturday betting favorite at Boston College
The No. 2 Clemson Tigers face their last road test of the season Saturday at No. 17 Boston College, with the sportsbooks making them betting favorites of almost three TDs. The No. 2 Clemson Tigers are 18-1 straight up and 10-9 against the spread in their last 19 games on the road. The Tigers will be looking to stay undefeated with another road win this Saturday when they visit the No. 17 Boston College Eagles. Clemson is a 20-point road favorite in Boston at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. In their last 13 games as a double-digit favorite the Tigers are 13-0 SU and 9-4 ATS. Clemson Tigers at Boston College Eagles When: Saturday, November 10, 8:00 p.m. ET Where: Alumni Stadium, Boston, Massachusetts Betting Line / Total: Clemson -20 / 57 Points Tigers at Eagles OddsShark Matchup Report Clemson Tigers It is difficult for a team of Clemson’s caliber to fly under the radar, but with Alabama going off as the unanimous No. 1 team in the nation and capturing most of college football’s headlines, the Tigers are doing just that. Since October, Clemson is a perfect 4-0 SU and ATS, winning its games by a staggering average of 51 points per game. Quarterback Trevor Lawrence and running back Travis Etienne are running the offense to near perfection, and this defense ranks third best in the nation in total yards (269 allowed per game) and fourth best in scoring defense (13.3 points per game). Despite owning a 7-0 SU record in their last seven games against Boston College with an average margin of victory of 20 points per game, the Tigers are just 1-4 ATS in their last five games against the Eagles per the OddsShark College Football Database. Boston College Eagles Boston College ended last season on a 6-3 SU and 7-1-1 ATS run and has carried that momentum into the 2018 season. The Eagles are 7-2 SU and ATS so far this season with a 5-0 SU and 4-1 ATS record at home that includes a 27-14 upset over Miami last month. Sophomore Anthony Brown has passed for 16 touchdowns with just five interceptions this season and sophomore tailback AJ Dillion leads a rushing attack that ranks 23rd in the nation with 225.6 yards per game. Boston College is 6-0 ATS in its last six ACC matchups. Saturday’s total is set at 57 points. The OVER is 4-0 in Clemson’s last four games on the road. In what was supposed to be a tricky road test for Clemson against North Carolina State, the Tigers left town with a 41-7 win. Boston College is having a strong season, but it will take an off-night from Clemson to keep this one in striking distance for the Eagles. For more odds information, betting picks and a breakdown of this week’s top sports betting news check out the OddsShark podcast with Jon Campbell and Andrew Avery. Subscribe on iTunes or Spotify or listen to it at OddsShark.libsyn.com.