Syracuse vs Notre Dame: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 20, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 20, 2021

The Syracuse Orange (12-6) host the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (8-10) after winning five home games in a row. The Orange are favored by only 2.5 points in the matchup, which tips at 2:00 PM ET on Saturday, February 20, 2021. The matchup has a point total of 149.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 20, 2021, 2:18 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 5-10
  • When favored by at least 2.5 points, the Orange are 3-7 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • 8 of 15 Syracuse games this season (53.3%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.
  • The Orange defeated Boston College 75-67 but failed to cover the spread as 11.5-point favorites, while going under the 149 point total in their last contest on Saturday. Joseph Girard III put up a team-high 16 points in the victory.

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
Alan Griffin 18 15.6 6.7 2.2 1.4 1.6 2.2
Quincy Guerrier 18 15.5 9.0 0.9 0.9 1.2 0.7
Buddy Boeheim 15 14.4 2.1 2.9 1.3 0.1 2.1
Joseph Girard III 18 10.8 3.1 3.7 1.6 0.1 2.0
Marek Dolezaj 18 10.8 5.6 3.3 1.4 0.7 0.0

Notre Dame Betting Information

  • The Fighting Irish have outpaced the spread so far this season with a record ATS of 10-8.
  • The Fighting Irish earn a 3-1 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 2.5-point underdog.
  • Notre Dame and its opponents have often been held under this season, only hitting the over in 44.4% (8) of their 18 games played.
  • In the Fighting Irish most recent game on Sunday, Nikola Djogo scored a team-high 18 points on the way to a 71-61 victory over Miami (FL). They were favored by 7 points and covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 132 points to go under the 140.5 point total.

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

Notre Dame Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Nate Laszewski 19 15.2 7.5 0.7 0.3 0.7 1.7
Prentiss Hubb 19 14.0 3.3 6.0 0.8 0.3 2.4
Dane Goodwin 19 12.4 5.3 1.6 0.7 0.2 1.6
Cormac Ryan 18 10.3 4.0 2.7 1.2 0.4 1.9
Juwan Durham 19 10.2 5.3 1.4 0.6 1.8 0.0

Total Facts

  • Syracuse and its opponents have gone over Saturday’s 149.5 total in five out of 18 games (27.8%) this year.
  • In 33.3% of Notre Dame’s games this season (6 of 18), the total points scored was greater than Saturday’s 149.5-point over/under.
  • The total for the contest of 149.5 is 0.5 points more than the combined points per game averages for the Orange (76.6 points per game) and the Fighting Irish (72.4 points per game).
  • This matchup’s total is 7.2 fewer points than the 142.3 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020-21.
  • On average, the over/under in Orange games is 2.4 points fewer than the over/under of 149.5 points in this contest.
  • Fighting Irish games have an over/under of 144.3 points this season, 5.2 points fewer than the total points bet for this game.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/22/2020 Notre Dame Notre Dame -4 139 -191 +155 Regular Season 84-82 SYR
1/4/2020 Syracuse Syracuse -3.5 137.5 -175 +140 Regular Season 88-87 N DAME
1/5/2019 N/A Notre Dame N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 72-62 SYR

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