N.C. State vs. Wake Forest Total Pick
On Saturday night the Wake Forest Demon Deacons will host the N.C. State Wolfpack in ACC play. Will bettors cash in on the over?
Matchup: N.C. State (7-3) at Wake Forest (6-4)
TV: ESPNU, 7:30 p.m. ET
Line: Wake Forest -1.5
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 63 points after hitting the board at 61.5. Wake Forest, meanwhile, is a 1.5-point home favorite to beat N.C. State after the line opened as a pick’em.
Who is the Public Backing?
As of Thursday morning, nearly 60% of betting tickets are on the Wolfpack to cover the spread.
Key Betting Trends
The home team is a remarkable 17-4 against the spread in the last 21 meetings between these two teams while the favorite has cashed in four of the last five meetings. The Wolpack is 4-1 at the betting window in its last five games against the Demon Deacons but is 1-9 against the number in its last 10 games at Wake Forest.
OUR PREDICTION: The over has cashed in six of the Wolfpack’s last seven games after allowing less than 170 yards passing in its previous game. The over is also 4-0 in the Demon Deacons’ last four games, is 4-1 in their last five home games, and is a perfect 6-0 in their last six home games versus a team with a winning road record.
On the other side, the over hit in five of Wake Forest’s last seven games in November. It is also 11-4 in the Demon Deacons’ last 15 games after accumulating more than 200 yards rushing in their previous contest.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 12 PICK: N.C. STATE/WAKE FOREST OVER 63