|2013 ACC College Football Week 9 Odds & Spread: Wake Forest vs. Miami|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 23 October 2013 08:00|
Wake Forest at Miami Odds
Miami is 6-0 overall, 2-0 in the ACC, 4-0 at home and 4-2 against the spread. Wake Forest is 4-3 overall, 2-2 in the ACC, 1-2 on the road and 3-4 against the spread. Miami has won its last four meetings with Wake Forest.
Trends show that Wake Forest is 2-8 against the spread in its last 10 against a team with a winning record and Miami is 14-3 ATS in its last 17 conference games and 8-1 ATS in its last 9 home games.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Miami is the favorite at home, as the Hurricanes have odds of -23 points against Wake Forest. The over/under total has been set at 54 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Miami as a 21.5-point favorite. The spread hit a low of 20.5 before climbing up to 23. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 54.
Miami is coming off a 27-23 win at North Carolina last week. The Hurricanes are currently posting 42.2 points per game on offense, while the defense is giving up 17.2 points per contest. The offense is also accumulating nearly 500 yards per game as Stephen Morris has thrown for 1,272 yards and nine touchdowns, but also has eight interceptions this season.
Wake Forest is coming off a 34-10 win over Maryland for its second consecutive win. The Demon Deacons have scored just 22 points per game for the season, but are giving up only 20.3 points per contest defensively. Wake has lacked much of a run game, but quarterback Tanner Price has thrown for 1,476 yards and 10 touchdowns this season and Michael Campanaro has caught 55 passes for 704 yards and five touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Miami running back Duke Johnson (concussion) and linebacker Walker Tucker (lower body) are both questionable for the game. Wake Forest linebacker Zachary Allen (disciplinary) is also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Miami, as the Hurricanes are getting 66% of the wagers with odds of -23 against Wake Forest.