The Royals and Tigers are set to face off at 6:00 ET on ACCN. The Tigers will host the game at Littlejohn Coliseum in Clemson, SC. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 155 points, with the Tigers being the favored team playing at home against the Royals.

QUEENS (NC) ROYALS VS CLEMSON TIGERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Clemson Tigers -22.5

This game will be played at Littlejohn Coliseum at 6:00 ET on Friday, December 22nd.

WHY BET THE CLEMSON TIGERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 88-58 in favor of the Tigers.
  • Not only will Clemson pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -22.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 155 points, and we like the under with a projected 146 points.

Do the Royals Have What it Takes on the Road?

In today’s game against Clemson, the Queens (NC) team, who has a record of 6-7, will be looking to improve their road record. In their last ten road games, including those from last year, Queens (NC) has only won one game. Heading into today’s game, Queens (NC) holds a 4-6 record against the spread. In their previous five games, they are 1-2 vs. the spread.

After 13 games, Queens (NC) has an over/under record of 6-4-0, with their games averaging a combined 152.7 points per game so far. The Royals have an over/under record of 1-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 166 points per game.

The Queens (NC) offense is coming off a game in which they scored 65 points vs. Mercer. Overall their field goal percentage was 36.5% while connecting on 8 threes. The Queens (NC) offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 28.7 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 34% of their looks from outside this season.

Looking at the Queens (NC) defense, they will be looking for a better performance considering they are currently conceding 77.9 points per game (248th). On average, opposing teams are hitting 5.5 threes per game vs. Clemson. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 23.1%.

Does Clemson Have a Shot at a Home Win?

As they prepare for their 11th game of the season, Clemson currently holds a record of 9-1. The Tigers have gone 3-1 in away games and remain undefeated at 5-0 at home. Clemson enters the game with a solid ATS record of 6-3, sitting above .500. Over their last five games, the team has been strong vs. the spread at 4-1.

After 10 games, Clemson has an over/under record of 6-3-0, with their games averaging a combined 148.8 points per game so far. The Tigers have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 144 points per game.

In their latest game, Clemson offense put up 77 points against Memphis. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49.2% and made 7 threes. Leading the team in scoring was PJ Hall with 21 points. Chauncey Wiggins also added 19 points for the Tigers.

At present, the Tigers’ defense is nationally ranked 109th, allowing 68.3 points per game. The Clemson defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 79 points and allowed Memphis to connect on 4 threes.