The North Carolina Tar Heels look to continue their success against the Atlantic Coast Conference-rival Syracuse Orange when they meet on Tuesday in Syracuse, N.Y. The Tar Heels (14-6, 6-3 ACC) are 4-2 all-time in games played at Syracuse, and have won 11 of the last 13 meetings with the Orange (13-7, 6-3). Syracuse has won three of its last four games, and has compiled a 9-3 record on its home court this season. UNC has struggled on the road this year, where it is 1-4.
The game from the Dome will tip off at 9 p.m. ET. UNC is averaging 79.6 points per game, while Syracuse averages 75.6. The Tar Heels are 4.5-point favorites in the latest North Carolina vs. Syracuse odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under for total points scored is set at 148. Before making any Syracuse vs. North Carolina picks, be sure to check out the college basketball predictions and betting advice from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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Now, the model has set its sights on UNC vs. Syracuse and just locked in its picks and CBB predictions. You can visit SportsLine now to see the model’s picks. Here are the college basketball odds and betting lines for Syracuse vs. UNC:
- North Carolina vs. Syracuse spread: North Carolina -4.5
- North Carolina vs. Syracuse over/under: 148 points
- North Carolina vs. Syracuse money line: North Carolina -195, Syracuse +162
- UNC: The Under is 4-0 in the Tar Heels’ last four games overall
- SYR: The Orange are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games against a team with a winning % above .600
- North Carolina vs. Syracuse picks: See picks at SportsLine
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Why North Carolina can cover
Junior guard Caleb Love has been consistent this season, averaging 16.3 points, 3.7 rebounds, three assists and 1.3 steals per game. He is coming off back-to-back 16-point efforts in wins over