Clemson vs. Virginia - 3/1/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Virginia Cavaliers (22-6) at Clemson Tigers (16-12)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Littlejohn Coliseum)
The Line: Clemson Tigers +5 -- Over/Under: 125.5 See the Latest Odds
The Clemson Tigers and the Virginia Cavaliers face off on Tuesday in ACC college basketball action.
The Clemson Tigers are 16-12 this season and they have lost their last two games. Clemson is averaging 69.7 points per game and they are shooting 43.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 64.2 points and their opponents are shooting 42 percent. Jaron Blossomgame leads the Tigers averaging 18.3 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. Donte Grantham is averaging 10.5 points, Avry Holmes is averaging 10 points, and Jordan Roper is averaging 9.2 points. Clemson is 13-3 at home and 9-7 in the ACC.
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The Virginia Cavaliers are 22-6 this season and they are 2-2 in their last four games winning at home and losing on the road. Virginia is averaging 71 points per game and they are shooting 49.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 60.2 points and their opponents are shooting 42.1 percent. Malcolm Brogdon leads the Cavaliers averaging 18.5 points per game. Anthony Gill is averaging 13.6 points and 6.1 rebounds, London Perrantes is averaging 11.3 points, and Mike Tobey is averaging 6.9 points. Virginia is 4-6 on the road and 11-5 in the ACC.
Clemson is 6-2 against the spread in their last eight home games, 11-5 against the spread in their last 16 games, and 6-1 against the spread following a loss. Virginia is 5-1 against the spread in their last six games, 6-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 5-1 against the spread against the ACC. The home team is 8-2-1 against the spread in the last 11 meetings of these two teams.
I see Virginia getting the win but I see it being close so my play is just a lean but it is Clemson with the points.