Top NCAAF sportsbooks favor Clemson when the Clemson Tigers and the Syracuse Orange play on Saturday in FBS action at the Carrier Dome. Clemson’s previous game was with Florida State in their fourth outing of the season. The Tigers would lose a tight one in OT. Syracuse is coming off a game versus Army. The Orange went on to win by 13 points.
Clemson Tigers vs. Syracuse Orange Odds By MyBookie.ag
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Betting Clemson Tigers
The Tigers’ 2023 season began with a tough game versus Duke. Clemson was not able to get close in a 28-7 loss to kick off the season. The following two games were both winning efforts for the Tigers; a 66-17 rout over Charleston Southern and an important win 48-14 over Florida Atlantic.
Pivot Cade Klubnik had 169 yards and three TDs in the game-three victory. In the Florida State game over the weekend, the Tigers would outscore the Seminoles 10-7 after halftime to go to overtime.
They eventually lost 31-24. Klubnik posted 283 yards with a TD in that game. Phil Mafah topped the rushing attack with 69 yards on the ground. Tyler Brown led the receiving with five receptions for 84 yards.
Clemson has been the winner in 53 of its last 57 games playing against a non-AP-ranked team. Tigers have not covered the best online sportsbooks point spread in 12 of its past 14 September games playing as the favorite.
Clemson has won the 1st quarter in four of its past five games playing against a conference opponent. Clemson has won the 1st half in 11 of its last 12 games playing against a conference opponent. Six of Clemson’s past seven games playing as the favorite when they have played against Syracuse have gone UNDER the total points line.
According to top sportsbooks, Clemson has gone 1-4 ATS in their last five games. The total has gone UNDER in four of Clemson’s last six games. Clemson has gone 15-5 SU in their past 20 games. Tigers have gone 1-5 ATS in their last six games playing against Syracuse.
Clemson has gone 5-0 SU in their last five games playing against Syracuse. Clemson has gone 5-2 SU in their last seven games playing on the road. The total has gone UNDER in four of Clemson’s last five games when they have been playing on the road against Syracuse.
Clemson Tigers has gone 12-2 SU in their past 14 games playing against opponents in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The total has gone UNDER in four of Clemson’s last five games playing against opponents in the Atlantic Division. Clemson has gone 2-13 ATS in the past 15 games that they have played in the month of September.
Betting Syracuse Orange
Orange got off to a good start in their first three games this season for a 3-0 record. Syracuse defeated Colgate 65-0 in their opening game. Game two was a 48-7 rout of Western Michigan. And then a 35-20 win over Purdue.
Orange QB Garrett Shrader ran for 195 rushing yards on the ground with four TDs in the win against the Boilermakers. Playing against Army in game four, the Orange were behind 10-3 entering the third quarter.
Syracuse would outscore the Knights 26-6 thereafter and went on to win it 29-16. Shrader had 245 yards with a score and one pick. LeQuint Allen was the lead rusher with 104 yards on the ground and a TD.
Damien Alford caught nine passes for 135 receiving yards. Syracuse has been the winner in each of its past 10 games played in the month of September. Orange has not covered the top sportsbooks’ point spread in any of its past four games playing against a conference opponent.
Syracuse has won the 1st quarter in four of its past five games at home playing against a conference opponent. Syracuse has lost the 1st half in each of its past four games playing against a conference opponent. Each of Syracuse’s past seven games at home playing against a conference opponent has gone UNDER the total points line.
Clemson Tigers vs. Syracuse Orange Pick
We are going to stick with Syracuse. This ought to be a pretty entertaining game any way you slice it. The Orange rallied to a nice win over Army back on Saturday in spite of a morose first half. Syracuse would rack up 403 total yards (245 through the air) and 20 first downs. The third-down conversions (3-of-11) did leave a little to be desired.