featured photo by Smith Hardy
by Josh Goodson
The Heels visit the Hokies tonight in the TV-contrived Big Monday match-up. UNC is 16-4 overall, 5-2 in ACC play, while the Hokies are 13-6 overall and 2-4 in conference play. It’s not surprising that UNC is favored. What is a bit surprising is some of the recent gambling trends for Tar Heel teams on the road.
Current line: UNC -4.5
The line opened at UNC -5 so the action is trending towards the Hokies. The over/under is 164.5 (roughly 100 more than the average UVa o/u) because both teams can score. But will they score that much? Again, recent trends suggest otherwise……