The Miami (FL) Hurricanes and the No. 18 NC State Wolfpack are set to square off in an ACC matchup at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday October 23 at Hard Rock Stadium. The Hurricanes are 2-4 overall and 2-2 at home, while NC State is 5-1 overall and 1-1 on the road. Miami is 2-4 against the spread and N.C. State is 4-2 ATS in 2021.
N.C. State is favored by 3.5 points in the latest Miami (FL) vs. NC State odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 53. Before making any NC State vs. Miami (FL) picks or CFB predictions, you need to see the college football predictions and betting advice from the model at SportsLine.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Miami (FL) vs. NC State and just revealed its CFB picks and predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see all of the model's Week 8 CFB picks. Now, here are several college football odds and betting lines for Miami (FL) vs. NC State:
- Miami (FL) vs. NC State spread: Miami (FL) +3.5
- Miami (FL) vs. NC State over-under: 53 points
- Miami (FL) vs. NC State moneyline: NC State -170, Miami +145
What you need to know about Miami (FL)
It was close but no cigar for Miami (FL) as they fell 45-42 to the North Carolina Tar Heels last Saturday. Miami's loss came about despite a quality game from RB Jaylan Knighton, who punched in two rushing touchdowns in addition to snatching one receiving TD. One of the most thrilling moments of the game was Knighton's 60-yard TD reception in the third quarter.
The Hurricanes are looking to both snap a two-game losing streak and notch their first conference win of the 2021 season, which won't be an easy task against a stout NC State defense without starting quarterback D'Eriq King, who is out for the year with a shoulder injury.
What you need to know about NC State
Meanwhile, NC State rode a strong second half performance to blow past Boston College last weekend 33-7. The contest was all but wrapped up at the end of the third, when the Wolfpack had established a 31-7 advantage. NC State QB Devin Leary was slinging it, throwing for 251 yards and three touchdowns on 24 attempts. Near the top of the highlight reel was Leary's 79-yard TD bomb to WR Thayer Thomas in the third quarter.
NC State is looking for its fifth-straight win. A victory over Miami would keep the Wolfpack on pace with Wake Forest in the ACC Atlantic division.
How to make Miami (FL) vs. NC State picks
The model has simulated Miami (FL) vs. NC State 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning under on the point total, and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in almost 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the model's NC State vs. Miami pick at SportsLine.
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