Duke Blue Devils vs. N.C. Central Eagles - 9/12/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
N.C. Central Eagles (0-0) at Duke Blue Devils (1-0)
College Football: Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 6:00 pm (Wallace Wade Stadium)
The Line: Duke Blue Devils -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Duke will host North Carolina Central this weekend as Duke looks to continue their hot start.
Duke was very impressive in their opener against Tulane winning 37-7. Quarterback Thomas Sirk was 27/40 for 239 yards and 2 touchdowns. Sirk also added 68 yards on the ground. Running back Shaun Wilson had 15 carries for 77 yards. Wide Receiver Johnell Barnes had a big game catching 11 passes for 109 yards and 1 touchdown. T.J Rahming also had 6 ctaches for 70 yards. Zavier Carmichael recorded the only interception by the Blue Devils. The Blue Devils get an easier opponent this week as they take on North Carolina Central.
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North Carolina Central is coming off of a huge blowout win over St. Augustine 72-0. North Carolina Central will have a much tougher task as they take on Duke. Quarterback Malcolm Bell was 13/20 for 163 yards and a touchdown. 8 different players recorded a carry last week. Leading them was Dorrel McClain had 4 carries for 45 yards a 1 touchdown. Quentin Atkinson and Khalil Stinson combined for 7 receptions for 101 yards and a touchdown. North Carolina Central will have a much tougher time playing against the Duke Blue Devils this weekend.
Duke got off to a good start last week and will keep it going this week as they face a weaker team in North Carolina Central. I think Duke will win this gamee by haltime, so expect the starters to be out of the game at the beginning of the second half.