The Boston College Eagles and the No. 22 NC State Wolfpack are set to square off in an ACC matchup at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday October 16 at Alumni Stadium. The Eagles are 4-1 overall and 2-0 at home, while NC State is 4-1 overall and 0-1 on the road. N.C. State is 3-2 against the spread and Boston College is 4-1 ATS in 2021.
N.C. State is favored by three points in the latest Boston College vs. NC State odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 52. Before locking in any NC State vs. Boston College picks, you need to see the college football predictions and analysis from the proven computer simulation model at SportsLine.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Boston College vs. NC State and just released its picks and predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model's CFB picks. Here are several college football odds and betting lines for Boston College vs. NC State:
- Boston College vs. NC State spread: Boston College +3
- Boston College vs. NC State over-under: 52 points
What you need to know about NC State
Behind a balanced, yet explosive, offensive attack and a stifling defense, NC State has climbed to No. 22 in the national rankings. The Wolfpack's signature win was a 27-21 double overtime upset victory over perennial ACC favorite and national title contender Clemson.
Quarterback Devin Leary has been extremely efficient, throwing for 1,283 yards, 12 touchdowns, and only two interceptions. The two-headed running back monster of Zonovan Knight and Ricky Person Jr. gives the Wolfpack two dynamic options out of the backfield. Defensively, NC State has been stout against the run (92 yards allowed per game) and the pass (203.4 yards allowed per game).
What you need to know about Boston College
BC is coming off a 19-13 loss to the Clemson Tigers last week, its first defeat of the 2021 season. QB Dennis Grosel had a memorable game, but not in the way you want to be remembered: besides failing to produce a single touchdown, he threw two interceptions and lost one fumble. Grosel will be looking to get back on track this week against N.C. State.
The Eagles' will likely look to slow the game down with their rushing attack and rely on their stout defense at home against NC State.
How to make NC State vs. Boston College picks
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