Kingpin.pro Experts Predict Boston College Will Cover Against No. 6 Virginia
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- Feb 22, 2023, 8:02:01 AM
The No. 6 Virginia Cavaliers are set to take on the Boston College Eagles on Wednesday at 7 p.m. EST. The game will be held at Boston, and Virginia is currently the favorite to win with a spread of -8.5. Kingpin.pro sports picks and its experts have analyzed this matchup, and they predict that the underdog will cover the spread in this game. In this article, we will provide a detailed analysis of both teams, their match-up, injuries, and betting trends. We will conclude this article with a prediction for the game.
Boston College Eagles
The Boston College Eagles have had a disappointing season so far, with a record of 13-15 and 7-10 in the ACC. They are currently ninth in the conference in team defense, giving up an average of 70.7 points per game while holding opponents to 44.6% shooting. Their last game was a 75-69 victory over the Florida State Seminoles, with Quinten Post leading the way with 21 points.
The Eagles have gone 8-6 in home games this season, and their record in the last 10 games is 5-5. They are averaging 68.7 points per game while shooting 44.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 73.0 points per game during this stretch.
The Virginia Cavaliers have had a fantastic season so far, with a record of 21-4 and 13-3 in the ACC. They are currently leading the conference with 16.2 assists per game. Kihei Clark is leading the team in assists with 5.8 per game, and Armaan Franklin is averaging 12.5 points over the last 10 games for Virginia.
The Cavaliers are 13-3 in conference games and have a record of 9-1 in their last 10 games. They are averaging 68.2 points per game while shooting 45.1% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 61.1 points per game during this stretch.
The Eagles have a tough task ahead of them in this game. The Cavaliers have been playing excellent basketball this season, and they are one of the best defensive teams in the country. Virginia is currently holding opponents to an average of 57.1 points per game, which is the best in the nation.
The Eagles will need to play their best basketball if they want to stay in the game. They will need to rely on their defense and try to limit the Cavaliers' offensive production. Boston College has a great opportunity to upset the Cavaliers if they can execute their game plan.
Both teams have been relatively healthy this season. The only injury concern is for Boston College's Donald Hand Jr., who is out for the season with an ACL injury. For Virginia, Dante Harris is out for the season after leaving the team.
The Cavaliers are currently the favorite to win this game with a spread of -8.5. However, the Eagles have covered the spread in 1 of their last 5 games when playing at home against Virginia. The total has gone over in 5 of Boston College's last 6 games against Virginia.
Kingpin.pro sports picks and its experts predict that the underdog will cover the spread in this game. Although Virginia is the favorite to win, the Eagles have a chance to upset the Cavaliers if they play their best basketball. We expect a close game, with the final score being within 8 points.
Pick: Boston College to Cover (+10.5)
The Boston College Eagles will take on the No. 6 Virginia Cavaliers on Wednesday at 7 p.m. EST. Kingpin.pro sports picks and its experts