Syracuse vs. Clemson Odds
Clemson is 5-2 overall and 4-1 in the ACC while Syracuse is 3-4 overall and 1-2 in conference play. The Orange are 2-0 on the road and 3-4 against the spread while the Tigers are 4-0 at home and 4-3 against the spread. Clemson won last year’s meeting, 49-14 on the road.
Trends show that the Orange are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games while Clemson is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games in October and 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game.
According to oddsmakers from BetDSI, Clemson is favored at home, as the Tigers are getting odds of -14 points against Syracuse on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 46.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Clemson favored by 15 points. The spread hit a high of 15.5 points before falling to its low of 14. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 46.5 points.
Clemson is coming off a 17-13 win at Boston College last week. The Tigers have now won four straight entering this game and are averaging 34.6 points per game on offense while allowing just 20 points per contest defensively. Quarterback Deshaun Watson is leading the team with 1,176 passing yards and 12 touchdowns while also rushing for 147 yards and three scores. Mike Williams has added 30 receptions for 671 yards and four touchdowns.
Syracuse is coming off a 30-7 win at Wake Forest last week, which snapped a four-game losing streak for the Orange. Syracuse is averaging only 22.6 points and 406.3 yards per game on offense, but it is holding opponents to just 23.9 points per game. A.J. Long will be at quarterback in this game. He has thrown for 338 yards and two scores in limited action. Prince Tyson-Gulley has rushed for 418 yards and one score while Jarrod West has added 29 catches for 421 yards.
In terms of Injuries, Clemson defensive back Martin Jenkins (foot) and receiver Charone Peake (knee) are both questionable. Syracuse receiver Brisly Estime (ankle) and cornerback Wayne Morgan (knee) are also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently behind Syracuse, as the Orange are getting 57% of the wagers with odds of +14 points at Clemson on Saturday.