Florida State vs. Wake Forest Prediction

College Football Week 5: Florida State vs. Wake Forest Predictions 9/30/17

Is Wake Forest a good bet to cover as a home underdog today when it hosts Florida State at 3:30PM ET?

Game Info

Who: Florida State (0-2) at Wake Forest (4-0)

When: 3:30PM ET, Saturday, September 30

Where: BB&T Field, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Seminoles are 7-point road favorites to beat the Demon Deacons, who opened as 10-point home underdogs. As for the total, the number hit the board at 46.5 and has jumped to 47.5.

Bet College Football Week 5 Games

Florida State Betting Trends

The Seminoles are 5-2 against the spread in their last seven road games and have covered in seven of their last 10 games following a loss. They're also 6-1 at the betting window in their last seven games following an ATS loss and 5-2 against the number in their last seven road games versus a team with a winning home record.

Wake Forest Betting Trends

The Demon Deacons are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven conference games, are 5-1 at the betting window in their last five games overall, and are a perfect 6-0 against the number in their last six games coming off an ATS loss. Finally, they have covered in four of their last five games overall.

NCAA FB QUICK LINKS: Scores & Matchups | Injuries | Odds Comparison | Betting Trends | ATS Stats | Standings

OUR PREDICTION: James Blackmon played well in his first start last week for the Seminoles but it still wasn't enough for FSU to avoid being upset by N.C. State as a double-digit favorite. Still, until Blackmon is more comfortable running Jimbo Fisher's offense, I'm leery of laying any amount of points on FSU as a road favorite. Wake can also hang defensively. The Demon Deacons rank ninth in the nation in points allowed and in what should be a defensive struggle, I'll take the home dog.




College Football Predictions

Thumbnail Tennessee vs. Florida Week 4 Prediction SEC foes will battle in the swamp on Saturday evening when No. 11 Florida hosts unranked Tennessee at 7:00 p.m. ET. Will the Gators still be licking their...
Thumbnail Rutgers vs. Michigan Week 4 Prediction Will Saturday’s Big Ten matchup between Rutgers and Michigan turn into a relatively high-scoring game between the conference foes? Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. ET...
Thumbnail Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Prediction A battle of AP Top-25 SEC teams will ensue on Saturday afternoon when No. 7 Texas A&M takes on No. 16 Arkansas at AT&T Stadium at 3:30 p.m. ET. Will the Razorbacks...
Thumbnail Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin Prediction Will FOX’s premium game between No. 12 Notre Dame and No. 18 Wisconsin turn into a defensive slugfest from Soldier Field in Chicago, IL on...
Thumbnail Liberty vs. Syracuse Prediction Will Syracuse avenge one of its 2020 losses on Friday night when the Orange host Liberty at 8:00 p.m. ET from the Carrier Dome? ‘Cuse is currently a home dog of over a...

NCAAF Headlines