SC outstanding against spread, visits Bama
No. 19 South Carolina looks to stay undefeated on the season and profitable at the betting window when it takes on Alabama tonight at 8:00PM ET.
No. 19 South Carolina at Alabama, 9:00PM ET
According to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu, Frank Martin’s Gamecocks are 4.5-point road favorites versus the Crimson Tide while the over/under is sitting at 135 points. South Carolina has been one of the most profitable teams at the betting window this season, covering the number at a 91.7% clip (11-1 ATS record). The last time the Gamecocks failed to cover a number was in an 81-63 win over South Florida as a 19-point favorite on December 5. Alabama, meanwhile, is 6-6 against the spread this season.
No. 9 Duke at Clemson, 7:00PM ET
After opening as a 6.5-point favorite, the Blue Devils are now -7.5 versus ACC foe Clemson tonight. Duke has been up-and-down at the betting window this season, covering in eight of their 14 lined games this season. They have, however, covered three-straight spreads and are 4-0-1 ATS in their last five games. The Tigers have also been profitable of late, going 4-0 against the number in their last four, which includes a 66-62 win over Louisville as a 6.5-point underdog last Sunday.
Marquette at No. 6 Villanova, 8:30PM ET
After moving into the top 10 earlier this week, the Wildcats opened as a 16.5-point favorite versus the Golden Eagles tonight. ‘Nova is 14-2 straight up and 9-5 against the spread, covering in three of their last four games. That said, the last two teams the Wildcats were double-digit favorites they failed to cover in both contests. They were a 15-point favorite in a 72-63 win over Seton Hall on January 6, and were a 26.5-point favorite in a 77-57 win over Pennsylvania.