Clemson Tigers vs. Boston College Eagles - 2/17/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Boston College Eagles (7-18) at Clemson Tigers (15-10)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Littlejohn Coliseum)
The Line: Clemson Tigers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Boston College Eagles will travel to play the Clemson Tigers in an ACC game on Wednesday.
The Clemson Tigers are 15-10 (8-5) and are coming off of a win against Georgia Tech by a score of 66-52. Clemson has lost 2 of their last 3 games and is currently tied for 7th in the ACC standings. Clemson is averaging 69.6 points per game while giving up 63.6 points per game. Clemson is also averaging 35.6 rebounds per game and 12.9 assists per game. Jaron Blossomgame is averaging 17.3 points per game and 7 rebounds per game for Clemson. Donte Grantham is averaging 10.5 points per game and 4 rebounds per game for the Tigers. Clemson is shooting 73.4% on free throws, 35% on three-pointers, and 43.3% on all field goal attempts.
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The Boston College Eagles are 7-18 (0-12) and are coming off of a loss to Syracuse by a score of 75-61. Boston College has lost 12 games in a row and is currently last in the ACC standings. Boston College is averaging 61.7 points per game while giving up 69.7 points per game. Boston College is also averaging 31.4 rebounds per game and 12.7 assists per game. Eli Carter is averaging 16.1 points per game and 4 assists per game for Boston College. Dennis Clifford is averaging 8.8 points per game and 7.1 rebounds per game for the Eagles. Boston College is shooting 65% on free throws, 33.9% on three-pointers, and 41.1% on all field goal attempts.
Boston College is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games following an ATS loss. Boston College is 1-9 ATS in their last 10 road games. The under is 6-2 in Boston College’s last 8 road games. Clemson is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games. Clemson is 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games. The under is 7-3 in Clemson’s last 10 home games.
Boston College has had a rough conference season and it will not get much easier on the road in this game. Clemson is fighting to get into the tournament and knows they can’t drop a game like this. Boston College struggles on offense, while Clemson has a very good defense. I like Clemson at home.