North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Boston College Eagles - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Boston College Eagles (7-13) at North Carolina Tar Heels (18-2)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 4:00 pm (Dean Smith Center)
The Line: North Carolina Tar Heels -26 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The North Carolina Tar Heels will host the Boston College Eagles this Saturday.
The North Carolina Tar Heels come into this game with a 18-2 record and are currently 1st in the ACC. The Tar Heels have won 11 games in a row with their most recent being a 75-70 win over Virginia Tech. Through 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Tar Heels has been Brice Johnson who is averaging 16.8 points per game and 10.2 rebounds. Marcus Paige is second on the team with 12.7 points per game and 4.1 assists.
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The Boston College Eagles come into this game with a 7-13 record and are currently 15th in the ACC. The Eagles have lost their last 7 games in a row with their most recent being a 72-62 loss to Florida State. Through 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Eagles has been Eli Carter who is averaging 17.2 points per game and 4.3 assists. Jerome Robinson is second on the team with 11.6 points per game and 4.0 rebounds.
The Boston College Eagles are 1-5-1 against the spread in their last 7 games overall. The Eagles are 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 Saturday games. North Carolina is 9-2 against the spread in their last 11 games vs. a team with a losing record. The Tar Heels are 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 home games.
The Boston College Eagles have been roughed up losing thier past 7 games in a row. North Carolina has been on fire winning 11 games in a row. Boston College is one of the worst rebounding teams in the conference and i see North Carolina having a huge advantage in that category. I can see North Carolina blowing the Eagles out by halftime.