Florida State Seminoles vs Boston College Eagles
We have an interesting ACC Week 3 college football game as the third-ranked Florida State Seminoles and the Boston College Eagles. The Seminoles are 2-0 (0-0) and are coming off a 66-13 home win over the Southern Miss Golden Eagles on Saturday. The Eagles are 1-1 (0-0) so far and are coming off Saturdays’ 31-28 home win against the Holy Cross Crusaders.
Florida State vs. Boston College Betting Odds
|Florida State Seminoles||-25.5 (-110)||O 46.5 (-110)||-3200|
|Boston College Eagles||+25.5 (-110)||U 46.5 (-110)||+1400|
Florida State Seminoles vs. Boston College Eagles Game Details
Fixture: Florida State Seminoles vs. Boston College Eagles
Date & Time: Saturday, September 16 12:00 PM
Venue: Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Florida State Seminoles vs. Boston College Eagles Key Stats
Florida State Seminoles
The Florida State Seminoles have been doing extremely well offensively as they are scoring 50.5 points on 524 total yards of offense. Senior quarterback Jordan Travis has been doing incredibly well as he is 38-of-60 (63.3 completion percentage) for 517 yards with six touchdowns to one interception. He also is a threat running the ball as he has 13 carries for 58 yards with a rushing touchdown. This team has an extremely balanced offense that has been a dominant program throughout the year.
The Seminoles are doing okay at they are giving up 18.5 points on 358.5 total yards per game. They did well in their previous game as they allowed 13 points on 258 total yards against Southern Miss last week. The Seminoles held them to 3-of-13 on third down attempts and failed to convert on fourth down. They only were able to record a pair of sacks but did have a pick-six in the game. This defense needs to continue rising if they want to step up and continue being a College Football Playoff team.
Boston College Eagles
The Boston College Eagles have been a good offensive team right now as they are scoring 27.5 points on 358.5 total yards per game. Sophomore quarterback Thomas Castellanos has been doing alright as he is 30-of-51 (58.8 completion percentage) for 339 yards with four touchdowns and one interception while also running 25 times for 138 yards with a rushing touchdown. Boston College has been pretty close to even running and passing so if they can figure out how to keep Florida State on their toes, it will be a great chance to keep the game close.
Their defense has struggled a bit as they are allowing 27.5 points on 366 total yards per game. They need to apply more pressure in the trenches as they allow 215 rushing yards per game up to this point. Boston College struggled defensively against a team that threw 15 passes and could have stacked the box. However, Holy Cross was able to run the ball for 6.8 rushing yards per attempt. They need to figure things out on this side of the ball if they want to be a legitimate threat.
Florida State Seminoles vs. Boston College Eagles Betting Trends
- Florida State is 2-0 ATS this season
- Boston College is 0-2 ATS this season
- Boston College has hit the over in eight of their last 11 games
- Florida State has hit the over in four of their previous 13 games