Clemson vs. Wake Forest - 1/24/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wake Forest Demon Deacons (9-10) at Clemson Tigers (10-8)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 12:00 pm (Littlejohn Coliseum)
The Line: Clemson Tigers -4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Clemson Tigers and the Wake Forest Demon Deacons face off on Saturday at Littlejohn Coliseum is ACC college basketball action.
The Clemson Tigers are 10-8 this season and they have lost three of their last five games. Clemson is averaging 63 points and they are shooting 41.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 61.7 points and their opponents are shooting 40 percent. Jaron Blossomgame is averaging 13.6 points and 8.4 rebounds to lead the Tigers. Donte Grantham is averaging 9.9 points, Damarcus Harrison is averaging 9.8 points, and Rod Hall is averaging 9.6 points. Clemson is 7-4 at home this season and 2-4 in ACC play.
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The Wake Forest Demon Deacons are 9-10 this season and they have lost four of their last five games. Wake is averaging 71.3 points and they are shooting 43.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 70 points and their opponents are shooting 44.6 percent. Codi Miller-McIntyre is averaging 13.6 points and 5.4 rebounds to lead he Demon Deacons. Devin Thomas is averaging 12.9 points and 9.8 rebounds, Konstantinos Mitoglou is averaging 8.7 points, and Mitchell Wilbekin is averaging 8.2 points. Wake Forest is 2-3 on the road and 1-5 in ACC games.
Clemson is 5-1 against the spread following a loss, 5-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record, and 4-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread. Wake Forest is 4-1 against the spread against the ACC, 6-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 0-4 against the spread following a double-digit home loss. Wake Forest is 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 games at Clemson.
The spread here is so light it is almost scary but Clemson should have no problem at home in this one.