Syracuse vs Clemson: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 3, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 3, 2021

The Clemson Tigers (15-5) are  underdogs as they attempt to extend a five-game win streak when they visit the Syracuse Orange (14-8) at 5:00 PM ET on Wednesday, March 3 at Carrier Dome. The contest airs on ACCN. The matchup’s point total is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 3, 2021, 2:14 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Syracuse Betting Information

  • Syracuse is under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 7-12
  • The Orange are 4-7 against the spread this season when they are at least a 2.5-point favorite.
  • The Orange and their opponents have hit the over in 10 of 19 games this season (52.6%).
  • The Orange defeated North Carolina 72-70 in their last outing on Monday. Buddy Boeheim racked up a team-high 26 points to help lead the team to victory. They covered the spread as 2.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to fall short of the 150.5 point total.

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

Syracuse Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Buddy Boeheim 19 16.0 2.3 2.7 1.4 0.1 2.6
Alan Griffin 22 14.9 6.4 1.9 1.5 1.7 2.1
Quincy Guerrier 22 14.8 8.9 0.9 0.9 1.1 0.8
Marek Dolezaj 22 10.7 5.3 3.1 1.3 0.7 0.0
Joseph Girard III 22 9.7 2.7 3.3 1.6 0.1 1.7

Clemson Betting Information

  • Over the course of this season, Clemson has come up with a balanced record of 9-9-1 ATS.
  • When playing as at least a 2.5-point underdog, the Tigers often come up short with only a 2-4-1 record against the spread.
  • 10 of Clemson’s 19 games (52.6%) this season haven’t covered the over/under.
  • The Tigers knocked off Miami (FL) 66-58 in their last game on Saturday. Al-Amir Dawes put up a team-high 19 points to lead the team to the victory. They were favored by 13 points and didn’t cover the spread, and the teams combined to fall short of the 127.5 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 20 13.6 6.2 2.5 1.0 0.7 0.9
Nick Honor 20 9.1 1.3 2.4 1.4 0.0 1.9
Al-Amir Dawes 20 8.5 2.1 1.7 0.9 0.2 1.7
Clyde Trapp 20 7.0 5.6 2.4 0.7 0.4 0.7
Hunter Tyson 15 6.3 4.0 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.9

Total Facts

  • Syracuse’s games this year have gone over the point total for Wednesday’s matchup (135.5 points) in 19 out of 22 opportunities (86.4% of matchups).
  • Seven Clemson games this year (35% of its matchups) finished with a final total higher than Wednesday’s point total of 135.5 points.
  • The Orange average 76.1 points per game against the Tigers’ 65.4, amounting to 6.0 points over the game’s total of 135.5.
  • This matchup’s over/under is 2.4 fewer points than the 133.1 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020-21.
  • The Orange have seen a 147.6 average over/under in their games this season, 12.1 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 8.5 points more than the average over/under in Tigers games this season (127 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/6/2021 Clemson Clemson -3.5 135 -167 +138 Regular Season 78-61 CLEM
1/28/2020 Clemson Clemson -2 134.5 -137 +112 Regular Season 71-70 CLEM
3/9/2019 N/A Clemson N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 67-55 CLEM
1/9/2019 N/A Syracuse N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 61-53 SYR

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