2012 Orange Bowl Predictions: West Virginia vs. Clemson
In what figures to be a high-scoring game, West Virginia will take on Clemson in the 2012 Orange Bowl tonight at 8:30PM ET.
Oddsmakers have installed Clemson as a 3-point favorite over West Virginia, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 63 for tonight’s game. The Mountaineers finished the regular season with a 9-3 overall record while the Tigers wrapped up 2011 at 10-3.
Clemson has lost five consecutive games vs. Big East Conference Opponents and has also lost four of its last five games when playing in the month of January. The Tigers have also lost 11 of their last 17 games when the total posted is between 56.5 and 63 points, and they’ve lost six of their last seven games when the line posted is between +3 to -3.
Our resident handicapper Vegas Vic of Vegas Vic Sports.net likes the Mountaineers +3 tonight. Also, be sure to check out Johnny Clutch Sports for more great picks, odds and betting information.
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2011 New Year’s Day Bowl Pick: TCU vs. Wisconsin
TCU and Wisconsin will square off in this year’s Rose Bowl, where the Horned Frogs have been made a 3-point favorite according to oddsmakers.
The Frogs enter this game with a 12-0 record and have much to prove. They’ve covered the spread in seven of their 12 games this year and are averaging 43.3 points per game and 11.4 points against.
The Badgers are 11-1 with their only blemish coming against Michigan State earlier this season. They covered the spread in seven of their 12 games this season while averaging 43.3 points per game and 20.5 points against.
TCU has covered the spread in four of the last five games and they have also won 32 of the last 34 games as a favorite. TCU has won 21 of the last 23 games coming off a win against the spread and they are only allowing an average of 11 points a game on defense this season.
So who does our resident handicapper Vegas Vic like tonight? Read below to find out.
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