|College Basketball Syracuse vs. Boston College Picks & Predictions for January 13, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Monday, 13 January 2014 15:00|
Syracuse vs. Boston College Pick
CHESTNUT HILL, MA (ATS Consultants)– Syracuse is a nearly a double-digit favorite tonight at Silvio O. Conte Forum in Chestnut Hill. Will the Orange cover against Boston College at 9:00PM ET?
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Orange as 8.5-point favorites over the Eagles while the over/under total is currently sitting at 132.5 points. Syracuse is 16-0 is overall and 3-0 in the ACC, while Boston College is 5-11 overall and 1-2 in conference play.
LINE MOVEMENT: Boston College opened as a 9-point home underdog but the spread has been bet down a half-point to 8.5 at most online and Vegas sports books. The total, meanwhile, opened at 133 and has been bet down to 132.5 at most books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers placed on tonight’s game, 76% of college basketball public bettors currently favor Syracuse. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NCAA FREE PICK: Take Syracuse. According to the latest college basketball trends,the Orange are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games following an ATS win, 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games following a straight up win and 4-1 ATS in their last five road games. They’re also 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games overall and 4-1 ATS in their last five games versus the Atlantic Coast. On the other side, the Eagles’ are 1-5 against the number in their last six home games, 1-7 ATS in their last eight games overall and 1-7 ATS in their last eight games versus a team with a winning straight up record.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL FREE PICK: SYRACUSE ORANGE -8.5