The North Carolina Tar Heels are 9-1 SU and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games against the rival N.C. State Wolfpack as those two ACC schools hit the hardwood together in college basketball betting action on Wednesday.
The Tar Heels and Wolfpack met twice last season, with North Carolina going 2-0 SU and 1-1 ATS in those pair of OVER results for totals bettors at the sportsbooks. The OVER has paid out four times in the last six games between the schools dating back to 2012.
North Carolina Tar Heels vs North Carolina State Wolfpack Opening Odds and Betting Line
The North Carolina Tar Heels were listed as -3-point favorites at many online Sportsbooks, including the odds makers at 5Dimes.
North Carolina Tar Heels vs North Carolina State Wolfpack Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Supporters of the North Carolina Tar Heels have watched them go 12-4 and 10-6 ATS on the college basketball season, while the North Carolina State Wolfpack are at 12-5 and 8-7 ATS. In totals betting, the North Carolina State Wolfpack are 5-5, while the North Carolina Tar Heels have a 8-6-1 mark.
The Wolfpack – Tar Heels odds would favor the Tar Heels if the lines were set according to our power ranks. North Carolina State is rated No. 181 in the current Odds – VSB
poll, while North Carolina is at No. 9.
How North Carolina Tar Heels vs North Carolina State Wolfpack Stats Matchup
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting North Carolina Tar Heels rank No. 2 in NCAA Basketball Division 1 with 44.75 per game. That compares with North Carolina State’s No. 38 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where North Carolina State is college basketball’s No. 137-ranked team at 6.29 per game, while the North Carolina Tar Heels rate No. 227 with 4.75 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Kennedy Meeks scored 13 points leading the Tar Heels to a 72-71 victory over Louisville at Dean Smith Center on Saturday.
The Wolfpack got 21 points from Trevor Lacey as North Carolina State ran past Duke 87-75 on Sunday at PNC Arena.
North Carolina Tar Heels vs North Carolina State Wolfpack Betting Odds Trends
North Carolina is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
North Carolina is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
North Carolina is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
North Carolina is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
North Carolina State is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
North Carolina State is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games
North Carolina State is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
North Carolina State is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
North Carolina home to Virginia Tech, Sunday, January 18th
North Carolina State at Florida State, Saturday, January 17th