Clemson favored to win back-to-back ACC championships
Posted by: Mike Davis
Fans who bet on college football online favor the Clemson Tigers in the ACC Championship Game against the Virginia Tech Hokies on Saturday, December 3rd. The following are the sportsbook NCAA football betting lines for the game at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida:
Virginia Tech Hokies +10 (-110) +310
The Clemson Tigers (11-1) blew out the South Carolina Gamecocks 56-7 on Saturday. Deshaun Watson threw 26 of 32 for 347 yards with six TDs and one interception. Wayne Gallman ran for 112 yards and one TD on 19 carries. Mike Williams had 100 yards and three TDs on six receptions. Ben Boulware had seven tackles and two sacks. Jadar Johnson intercepted one pass. The Tigers have won two games in a row. Clemson qualified for the championship game by winning the ACC Atlantic division with a 7-1 conference record, tied with the Louisville Cardinals, whom the Tigers defeated on October 1st.
The Hokies (9-3) trounced the Virginia Cavaliers 52-10 on Saturday. Jerod Evans went 16 of 27 for 253 yards with two TDs. Sam Rigers ran for 105 yards and two TDs on 15 carries. Cam Phillips had 87 yards and one TD on six receptions. Andrew Motuapuaka had six tackles. Ken Ekanem had one sack. Andrew Motuapuaka and Adonis Alexander each intercepted one pass. Joey Slye made 1 of 2 field goals. The Hokies have won two games in a row. Virginia Tech secured a spot in the championship when North Carolina lost to NC State. Virginia Tech has a 6-2 conference win/loss record.
Clemson is allowing 509.0 total yards (336.3 passing and 172.7 rushing) and allowing 307.9 total yards (180.2 passing and 127.8 rushing) per game. Watson is 305 of 452 (67.5%) for 3626 yards with 34 TDs and 14 picks. Gallman has run for 943 yards and 14 TDs on 179 carries. Williams has run for 1114 yards and 10 TDs on 79 catches. Boulware has 95 combined tackles. Carlos Watkins has 7½ tackles. Johnson has intercepted five passes.
Virginia Tech is averaging 453.4 total yards (261.6 passing and 191.8 rushing) and allowing 332.2 total yards (186.4 passing and 145.8 rushing) per game. Evans is 226 of 354 (63.8%) for 3045 yards with 26 TDs and five picks, and has run for 713 yards and eight TDs on 161 carries. Motuapuaka has 102 combined tackles. Ekanem has 6½ sacks.
Trends for Clemson fans who bet on college football online: the Tigers are 2-4 against the spread in the last six games, and 23-2 straight-up in the last 25 games. The total has gone over in four of Clemson’s last five games, and under in six of the Tigers’ last seven games versus the Hokies.
Trends for Virginia Tech fans who bet on college football online: the Hokies are 5-1 straight-up in the last six games. The total has gone over in four of Virginia Tech’s last six games and under in six of the Hokies’ last seven games versus the Tigers.