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The 21st-ranked Duke Blue Devils will look for continued success in the Atlantic Coast Conference when they take on the visiting Boston College Eagles on Wednesday. The Blue Devils (3-2), who are tied for third in the ACC with Syracuse and Virginia at 1-0, finished tied for second with Virginia and Louisville at 15-5 in the conference and 25-6 overall in 2019-20. Boston College (2-7), meanwhile, is tied for 13th in the ACC with Notre Dame at 0-3. The Eagles tied for 10th with Virginia Tech and Miami, Fla., at 7-13 in conference and were 13-19 overall a year ago.

Tip-off from Cameron Indoor Stadium is set for 8:30 p.m. ET. Duke is averaging 73.8 points per game, while Boston College averages 73.3. The Blue Devils are 11.5-point favorites in the latest Boston College vs. Duke odds from William Hill Sportsbook, while the over-under for total points scored is set at 150. Before making any Duke vs. Boston College picks, check out the college basketball predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every Division I college basketball game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of $2,400 for $100 players on its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Boston College vs. Duke. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college basketball odds for Duke vs. Boston College:

  • Boston College vs. Duke spread: Duke -11.5
  • Boston College vs. Duke over-under: 150 points
  • Boston College vs. Duke money line: Duke -800, Boston College +550
  • BC: The Eagles have seven players averaging seven or more points per game
  • DUKE: The Blue Devils have been ranked in the top 25 for 90 consecutive polls

Why Duke can cover

Freshman forward Jalen Johnson is off to a solid start to his collegiate career. He has reached double digits in two games, including a double-double in the season opener on Nov. 28 against Coppin State when he scored 19 points and grabbed 19 rebounds. The 19 rebounds were the third-most by a Duke freshman, while his 15 defensive rebounds were tied for third most in a game by any Duke player, and the most since 2006. For the season, he is averaging 11.5 points, 8.3 rebounds, 1.8 assists, one steal and two blocks per game.

Also leading the Blue Devils is freshman guard Jeremy Roach, who averages 8.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, three assists and one steal. He is hitting 50 percent of his field goals, including 36.4 percent from 3-point range. He has scored in double figures in each of his last two games, including 14 at Notre Dame on Dec. 16. Against Illinois on Dec. 8, Roach became just the seventh Duke freshman all-time to post a game with seven or more assists and zero turnovers.

Why Boston College can cover

The Eagles are powered by a pair of guards in junior Wynston Tabbs and sophomore Jay Heath. Tabbs leads the team, averaging 15.6 points per game and is averaging 3.2 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 0.6 steals. He is connecting on 45.1 percent of his shots from the field, including 41.5 from 3-point range. He is also hitting 81.3 percent of his free throws. He has scored in double figures in every game this season, including a 24-point performance at Minnesota on Dec. 8.

Heath is averaging 13.5 points per game and is hitting 84.6 percent of his free throws. He also averages 2.4 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 0.8 steals per game. He has scored in double figures in six of nine games, including the last three. His best game was on Saturday when he scored 20 points against Louisville.

How to make Duke vs. Boston College picks

The model is leaning over on the total, projecting both teams will combine to score over 150 points. It has also generated an against-the-spread pick that cashes in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine

So who wins Boston College vs. Duke? And which side of the spread cashes in well over 50 percent of simulations? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of the Duke vs. Boston College spread you need to jump on, all from the model that has crushed its college basketball picks, and find out.