The Virginia Cavaliers are 3-7 SU but 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games against the North Carolina Tar Heels as those two ACC rivals renew acquaintances in college basketball betting action on Monday night.
Virginia and North Carolina met just once last season, with the Cavaliers winning 76-61 as a 7.5-point home favorite on the college basketball odds in that OVER result. The OVER, however, has paid off just twice in the last 10 games between the Cavaliers and the Tar Heels.
Virginia Cavaliers vs North Carolina Tar Heels Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to side with the North Carolina Tar Heels to cover the point spread in this one found them as 2-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bodog before gametime.
Virginia Cavaliers vs North Carolina Tar Heels Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The North Carolina Tar Heels bring a 17-5 record (11-10-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 19-1 Cavaliers, who are 13-7 ATS. Those OVER/UNDER betting have witnessed North Carolina go 12-8-1 so far and the Virginia Cavaliers go 7-10-1.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the North Carolina Tar Heels rated this week at No. 41 and the Virginia Cavaliers sitting at No. 5.
How Virginia Cavaliers vs North Carolina Tar Heels Stats Matchup
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Virginia Cavaliers rank No. 29 in NCAA Basketball Division 1 with 38 per game. That compares with North Carolina’s No. 2 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where North Carolina is college basketball’s No. 228-ranked team at 4.77 per game, while the Virginia Cavaliers rate No. 180 with 5.6 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Malcolm Brogdon scored 17 points in a futile effort to lead the Cavaliers to a win (they lost 69-63 to Duke at John Paul Jones Arena on Saturday).
North Carolina suffered a 78-68 loss against Louisville on Saturday, getting 15 points from Marcus Paige in a losing effort at KFC Yum! Center.
Virginia Cavaliers vs North Carolina Tar Heels Betting Odds Trends
Virginia is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Virginia is 19-1 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Virginia’s last 7 games
Virginia is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
North Carolina is 1-6-1 ATS in its last 8 games
North Carolina is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of North Carolina’s last 7 games
North Carolina is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Virginia home to Louisville, Saturday, February 7th
North Carolina at Boston College, Saturday, February 7th
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