Boston College at Pittsburgh
Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 3:30 PM (Heinz Field)
PITT -9.5 Total 53.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Boston College Eagles visit Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday to play the Pittsburgh Panthers. Boston College fell to 5-6 on the season following its 40-7 loss to Notre Dame. The Eagles running game was nearly non-existent as AJ Dillon was held to just 56 yards and the Eagles rushed for just 128 yards on 41 carries. BC gave up 17 third quarter points after trailing 17-6 at the half.
Dennis Grosel leads the Eagles in passing with 773 yards, eight touchdowns and three interceptions. AJ Dillon is the leading rusher with 1,507 yards and 13 touchdowns. Hunter Long leads the Eagles in receiving with 428 yards and one touchdown. Max Richardson leads Boston College in tackles with 104.
Pittsburgh fell to 7-4 on the season following its 28-0 loss to Virginia Tech on Saturday. The Panthers managed just 177 total yards of offense which is their season low. Kenny Pickett threw for 103 yards completing just 10 of his 26 passes. Penalties hurt the Panthers and no sustained drives meant the Panthers entered Hokies territory just three times in 13 possessions.
Kenny Pickett leads Pitt in passing with 2,424 yards, 10 touchdowns and eight interceptions. The leading rusher for the Panthers is A.J. Davis with 489 yards and four touchdowns. Taysir Mack leads all receivers with 711 yards and two touchdowns. The leading tackler for Pitt is Paris Ford with 82.
Boston College is 16-5-1 ATS in its last 22 ACC games
The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Eagles last 6
Pittsburgh is 4-0 ATS in its last 4 following a loss ATS
The UNDER has cashed in 6 of the Panthers last 8 at home
Boston College needs a victory to become bowl eligible while Pitt already is with 7 wins. The Eagles will use their running game with AJ Dillon early and often which should open passing lanes down field for Boston College receivers. The Eagles have covered the number in 16 of their last 22 played in the ACC. Final Score Prediction, Boston College Eagles win and cover ATS 30-27