CHESTNUT HILL, MA (The Spread) - North Carolina will take on a Boston College team today at 3:00PM ET that it's struggling to cover the spread against in recent meetings.

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According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Tar Heels are 9.5-point road favorites over the Eagles for today's game after opening as 8-point road favorites. Of the wagers currently placed on today's game, 62% of bettors favor UNC minus the points.

Despite being favored and having public support, North Carolina has struggled to cover against Boston College in recent meetings. The Tar Heels are just 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games versus the Eagles and are 0-3-1 against the number in their last four games overall. They're also a brutal 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 conference games.

On the other side, the Eagles are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games overall and 4-1 ATS in their last five games versus ACC opponents. They're also 7-1 against the number in their last eight games following a loss.

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