Clemson vs Pittsburgh: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 6, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 6, 2021

The Pittsburgh Panthers (10-10) visit the Clemson Tigers (15-6) after losing four road games in a row. The Tigers are favored by 8 points in the contest, which tips at 12:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 6, 2021. The matchup has an over/under of 128.5 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 6, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Clemson Betting Information

  • The Tigers are under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 9-10-1
  • The Tigers are 0-2 against the spread this season when they are at least an 8-point favorite.
  • Clemson and its opponents have gone over the set total in only 9 of 20 games this season (45%).
  • The Tigers fell 64-54 to Syracuse in their last contest on Wednesday. Alex Hemenway racked up a team-high 11 points in the loss. They failed to cover the spread as 1.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to fall short of the 135.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Clemson Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Aamir Simms 21 13.2 6.3 2.5 0.9 0.7 0.9
Nick Honor 21 8.7 1.2 2.3 1.4 0.0 1.8
Al-Amir Dawes 21 8.6 2.1 1.7 0.9 0.2 1.7
Clyde Trapp 21 6.8 5.6 2.5 0.7 0.3 0.7
Hunter Tyson 16 6.3 4.2 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.9

Pittsburgh Betting Information

  • Pittsburgh has outpaced the spread so far this season with a record ATS of 11-9.
  • When playing as at least an 8-point underdog, the Panthers meet expectations with 2-2 record against the spread.
  • The Panthers covered the total points bet in 10 games this season, half of the 20 games they have played this season.
  • The Panthers took down Wake Forest 70-57 in their last outing on Tuesday. Nike Sibande scored a team-high 23 points to lead the team to victory. They covered the spread as 4.5-point favorites, and the teams combined to fall short of the 135 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Pittsburgh Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Justin Champagnie 18 18.7 11.5 1.6 1.2 1.2 1.2
Au’Diese Toney 16 14.4 5.9 2.3 1.3 0.1 1.1
Xavier Johnson 18 14.2 3.4 5.7 1.3 0.1 1.4
Ithiel Horton 20 8.8 2.3 1.6 0.5 0.2 1.9
Nike Sibande 12 5.5 2.7 1.4 0.3 0.1 0.9

Total Facts

  • Clemson’s games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday’s matchup point total (128.5 points) in 47.6% of opportunities (10 out of 21 matchups).
  • In 14 out of Pittsburgh’s 20 games this season (70%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the over/under in Saturday’s matchup.
  • The point total for the contest of 128.5 is 7.9 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Tigers (64.8 points per game) and the Panthers (71.6 points per game).
  • The 131.2 points per game these two teams surrender to opponents on average this season are 2.7 more than the 128.5 over/under in this contest.
  • On average, the over/under in Tigers games is 1.9 points fewer than the over/under of 128.5 points in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this game is 12.4 points fewer than the average over/under in Panthers games this season (140.9 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/12/2020 Pittsburgh Pittsburgh -3.5 124 -174 +142 Regular Season 72-52 CLEM
2/27/2019 N/A Pittsburgh N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 62-48 CLEM
1/29/2019 N/A Clemson N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 82-69 CLEM

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