|2012 ACC College Football Week 10 Odds & Spread: Clemson vs. Duke|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 02 November 2012 06:30|
Clemson vs. Duke Odds
Clemson is 7-1 on the season, 4-1 in the ACC and 3-1 on the road. Duke is 6-3 on the year, 3-2 in the ACC and 5-0 at home. The Blue Devils are 6-3 against the spread this year while the Tigers are 6-2 ATS. Clemson has won three straight in this series.
Trends show that the home team is 8-1-1 against the spread in the last 10 games of this series. Clemson is 4-1 against the spread in its last 5 against Duke, but just 1-5 ATS in its last 6 trips to Duke.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv Clemson is the favorite to win this game on the road, as the Tigers have odds of -12 points at Duke on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 66 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Clemson favored by 15 points. The spread never got higher than that, as it quickly fell and is now at its low of -12 points.
Clemson is coming off a 42-13 win at Wake Forest. The Tigers have won four straight since a 49-37 loss at Florida State back on Sept. 22. The Tigers have scored at least 37 points in every game since the season opener, as they are averaging 41 points per game this season. The defense is allowing 24.3 points per game to opponents. The team is being led by quarterback Tajh Boyd, who has thrown for 2,336 yards and 20 touchdowns.
Duke is coming off a 48-7 loss at Florida State last week. The Blue Devils have lost two of their last three games and allowed at least 41 points in each of their three losses on the season. The defense is giving up an average of 30 points per game this year while the offense is posting 31.9 points per contest. Sean Renfree is leading the team, as he is throwing for 1,885 yards and 11 touchdowns on the year.
In terms of Injuries, Clemson cornerback Darius Robinson is out with an ankle injury while cornerback Bashaud Breeland is probable despite an abdominal injury. Duke safety Brandon Braxton is doubtful with a lower body injury while running back Juwan Thompson is doubtful with a head injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Clemson. The Tigers are getting 83% of the wagers with odds of -12 points at Duke on Saturday night.Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds