Duke favored at Syracuse tonight
SYRACUSE, NY (TheSpread) – No. 5 Duke faces another tough road test on Saturday when it faces Syracuse at 6PM ET. Here is a look at the odds for this game.
Duke is 21-3 on the season, 8-3 in the ACC, 6-2 on the road and 12-11-1 against the spread. Syracuse is 16-8 overall, 7-4 in the ACC, 12-2 at home and 7-13-1 against the spread. The home team has won the two recent meetings in this series, with Duke picking up a 66-60 win at home last year on Feb. 22 and Syracuse getting a 91-89 OT win on Feb. 1 of last season.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Duke is the road favorite in this game, as the Blue Devils are getting odds of -7 points against Syracuse. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Duke has won four straight since a 77-73 loss at Notre Dame. The Blue Devils are just 2-3 against the spread in their last five games overall and 3-3 ATS in their last six road games. Syracuse is just 3-4 overall in its last seven games, but 4-1 in its last five at home. The Orange have gone just 2-7-1 against the spread in their last 10 games while hitting the over in three of their last four.