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North Carolina vs NC State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 2

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North Carolina vs NC State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 2

The North Carolina Tar Heels (22-6, 14-3 ACC) will attempt to continue a three-game win streak when they host the NC State Wolfpack (17-11, 9-8 ACC) on March 2, 2024 at Dean Smith Center.

Before you place your bet on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

North Carolina vs. NC State Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 2, 2024
  • Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Arena: Dean Smith Center

North Carolina vs. NC State Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: North Carolina win (84.1%)

Check out the betting insights and trends below before making a wager on Saturday's North Carolina-NC State spread (North Carolina -10.5) or total (154.5 points).

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North Carolina vs. NC State: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • North Carolina has won 16 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 12 times.
  • NC State has compiled a 12-16-0 record against the spread this year.
  • At home, the Tar Heels own a worse record against the spread (7-6-0) compared to their ATS record on the road (6-3-0).
  • This season, the Wolfpack are 8-8-0 at home against the spread (.500 winning percentage). Away, they are 3-6-0 ATS (.333).
  • North Carolina's record against the spread in conference play is 10-7-0.
  • NC State is 7-10-0 against the spread in ACC games this year.

North Carolina vs. NC State: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • North Carolina has won in 18, or 85.7%, of the 21 contests it has been named as the moneyline favorite in this year.
  • The Tar Heels have been a -600 moneyline favorite on eight occasions this season and won every game.
  • NC State has been the underdog on the moneyline nine total times this season. NC State has finished 2-7 in those games.
  • The Wolfpack have not yet played a game with moneyline odds of +430 or longer.
  • North Carolina has an implied victory probability of 85.7% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.

North Carolina vs. NC State Head-to-Head Comparison

  • North Carolina averages 81.5 points per game (25th in college basketball) while giving up 70.4 per contest (127th in college basketball). It has a +311 scoring differential overall and outscores opponents by 11.1 points per game.
  • RJ Davis is sixth in the nation with a team-leading 21.7 points per game.
  • NC State is outscoring opponents by 4.1 points per game, with a +116 scoring differential overall. It puts up 76.2 points per game (107th in college basketball) and allows 72.1 per outing (189th in college basketball).
  • DJ Horne leads NC State, averaging 17.5 points per game (103rd in college basketball).
  • The Tar Heels grab 41.0 rebounds per game (ninth in college basketball) while allowing 34.3 per outing to their opponents. They outrebound opponents by 6.7 boards per game.
  • Armando Bacot tops the Tar Heels with 10.5 rebounds per game (10th in college basketball action).
  • The Wolfpack fall short in the rebound battle by an average of 1.1 boards. They are grabbing 35.5 rebounds per game (171st in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 36.6.
  • Mohamed Diarra leads the team with 6.5 rebounds per game (243rd in college basketball).
  • North Carolina records 101.1 points per 100 possessions (51st in college basketball), while giving up 87.3 points per 100 possessions (43rd in college basketball).
  • The Wolfpack average 97.4 points per 100 possessions on offense (127th in college basketball), and give up 92.1 points per 100 possessions (164th in college basketball).

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