|2013 ABC College Football Week 7 Odds: Clemson vs. Boston College|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 09 October 2013 13:00|
Boston College vs. Clemson Odds
Clemson is 5-0 overall, 3-0 in the ACC, 3-0 at home and 3-2 against the spread. Boston College is 3-2 overall, 1-1 in the ACC, 0-1 on the road and 3-2 against the spread. Clemson has won four of its last five against Boston College.
Trends show that Clemson is 4-1 against the spread in its last 5 against Boston College and that the two have went under the point total odds in their last 4 meetings in Clemson.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Clemson is the clear favorite at home, as the Tigers have odds of -24.5 points against Boston College on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 62 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Clemson favored by 23 points. The spread quickly worked its way up to 24.5 points. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 62.
Clemson is off to a 5-0 start following its 49-14 win at Syracuse last week. The Tigers are now averaging 44.2 points and 518.2 yards per game while the defense is holding opponents to 16.6 points per contest. Quarterback Tajh Boyd has thrown for 1,449 yards and 14 touchdowns while rushing for 154 yards and four scores. Receiver Sammy Watkins has added 29 receptions for 481 yards for three touchdowns.
Boston College is off to a 3-2 start following a 48-27 win over Army that snapped a two-game losing streak. The Eagles are averaging 27.4 points per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 26.8 points per contest. Running back Andre Williams is leading the team with 768 rushing yards and seven touchdowns while quarterback Chase Rettig has thrown for 891 yards and nine touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Clemson defensive end Kevin Todd (toe) and linebacker B.J. Gordon (concussion) are both questionable. Boston College running back Tahj Kimble (knee) and quarterback Josh Bordner (knee) are also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Clemson, as the Tigers are getting 77% of the wagers with odds of -24.5 points against Boston College.