Clemson vs. Boston College - 10/26/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Clemson vs. Boston College
Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 6:31 PM (Memorial Stadium)
CLEM -34 O/U 61.5
The Boston College Eagles (4 - 3, 2 - 2 CONF) are on the road this week for a tough test against the #3 Clemson Tigers (7 - 0, 5 - 0 CONF). Clemson comes into this game with a perfect record that the Tigers will look to protect at home. Clemson will be hosting this game at the Memorial Stadium in Clemson, SC. Boston College will be looking to score their second victory in a row as the Eagles plan to be the biggest upset of the weekend.
Clemson will take the field with one of the most complete teams in the NCAA. Clemson is scoring 40 PPG on offense while surrendering just 12 PPG to opposing teams on defense. The Clemson Tigers are a balanced team that can score from anywhere on the field. Clemson is paced by the play of QB Trevor Lawrence (1,534 yards, 14 TD, 8 INT) and if he can limit turnovers, Clemson should walk away with an easy win.
The Boston College Eagles come into this game as huge underdogs. Boston College can't afford to get into a shootout but the Eagles can't play slow, either. Boston College is scoring 35 PPG on offense while surrendering 28 PPG to opposing teams on defense. Boston College will need to control the clock with its ground game which is led by AJ Dillon (178 carries, 968 yards,9 TDs).
The offense of Clemson will have a great game here, but the Eagles are going to be able to score against Clemson who have shown that their defense is weak against really good offenses. We like Clemson to defeat Boston College with relative ease in this game. Final Score Prediction, Clemson Tigers win, but fail to cover 45 - 27.