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Syracuse Orange vs Boston College Eagles 12/12/2020 NCAAB Previews, Picks & Spread
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Syracuse Orange vs Boston College Eagles 12/12/2020 – The Syracuse Orange suffered their first loss of the season after a good start and they are eager to get back in the saddle after the downfall. This team will be going on the road and will challenge the Boston College Eagles this coming Saturday, December 12 at the Silvio O. Conte Forum located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. The game will actually begin at exactly 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be televised live by ESPNU. SofaScore will also have the game available through online live streaming. The Boston College Eagles may have the homecourt but they are still seen as the underdogs by NCAAB Lines against the Syracuse Orange.
Syracuse Orange vs Boston College Eagles 12/12/2020
The Syracuse Orange had a good start to the season winning their first three games. Among the teams that they conquered were the Bryant Bulldogs, Niagara Purple Eagles and the latest was with the Rider Broncs. This team had a great challenge facing the Rutgers Scarlett Knights and lost that matchup by a wide 10 points. Allan Griffin was the best scoring option that night and he tallied 20 points, eight rebounds, two three-pointers but also had six turnovers. This team was missing the services of Buddy Boeheim as he was averaging 21 points in the past three games.
Players to Watch: B. Boeheim G (GP 1 MIN 38 PTS 21 REB 2 AST 4 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 4 FG% 41.2 FT% 100 3PT% 36.4), A. Griffin F (GP 4 MIN 33.5 PTS 17.5 REB 7.3 AST 3.3 STL 0.8 BLK 0.5 TO 2.8 FG% 42.1 FT% 83.3 3PT% 38.7), Q. Guerrier F (GP 4 MIN 31.3 PTS 16.8 REB 9.5 AST 1 STL 1.3 BLK 0.5 TO 0.5 FG% 68.4 FT% 62.5 3PT% 50).
Boston College Eagles
The Boston College Eagles had been struggling to get things started this season as losing four of the five games they played. The only win that they registered was against the Rhode Island Rams and it was just by five points. This team is now on a three-game losing streak and was defeated by the St. John’s Red Storm, Florida Gators and the latest was an overtime loss with the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Boston College had Wynston Tabbs leading them as he registered 24 points, four rebounds, three assists, and four three-pointers. He was followed by Jay Heath who did 16 points, five boards, and two steals.
Players to Watch: W. Tabbs G (GP 5 MIN 29.4 PTS 17.2 REB 4.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 0 TO 3 FG% 44.6 FT% 81.8 3PT% 35.7), J. Heath G (GP 4 MIN 33.5 PTS 12.5 REB 3.3 AST 2 STL 0.5 BLK 0.3 TO 1.8 FG% 40 FT% 83.3 3PT% 33.3), R. Kelly G (GP 5 MIN 22.4 PTS 10.8 REB 0.8 AST 1.6 STL 0.6 BLK 0 TO 2.4 FG% 50 FT% 75 3PT% 44.4).
Syracuse Orange vs Boston College Eagles Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Syracuse’s last 6 games.
Boston College Eagles
Boston College is 1-10 SU in their last 11 games.
Syracuse Orange vs Boston College Eagles Betting Picks
The Syracuse Orange are coming in as the best bet to win but Online Sports Betting sees this match to be closer than expected. The Boston College Eagles are the underdogs but expect the final score to be wider than the spread.
Moneyline: It is -185 given to the Orange for this game as the favored team while the Eagles are at +160.
Spread: It is just three points in between teams with the Eagles having the +3 while the Orange are on the opposite side at -3.
Total: 147.5 is the total handed to this game with the Eagles going under and the Orange will be over.
Score Prediction: 76-70, Orange wins.