UNC vs. N.C. State Handicapping Pick
Can N.C. State hang with in-state rival North Carolina when the No. 7 Tar Heels visit the Wolfpack tonight at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu, the Tar Heels are now an 8-point road favorite versus the Wolfpack after the line opened at UNC -7. As for the total, the number opened at 156.5 but has been bet down a full two points down to 154.5. (Find the most up-to-date college basketball odds here.)
North Carolina enters play tonight with a 22-5 record and having won seven of its last 10 games. But the Tar Heels are just 3-7 against the spread during that same span while the Wolfpack have covered the number in seven of their last 10 games despite going 4-6 straight up over that stretch.
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N.C. State has also cashed in five of its last six games overall and for one reason or another, has been a great bet on Wednesdays, going 16-4-1 ATS in its last 21 games on this day. On the other side, UNC is 0-4 at the betting window in its last four road games and has failed to cover the number in six of its last seven games coming off an ATS victory.