ACC – Big Ten Challenge Preview: North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Illinois Fighting Illini

by Dirty on November 30, 2010

Betting on Illinois Basketball The North Carolina Tar Heels and the Illinois Fighting Illini will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.

Oddsmakers currently have the Fighting Illini listed as 6-point favorites versus the Tar Heels, while the game’s total has not yet been posted.

North Carolina was a 74-69 winner in its last match at home against College of Charleston. They failed to cover the 14–point spread as favorites.

In their last action, Illinois was a 78-63 winner on the road against Western Michigan. They covered the 13–point spread as favorites.

Current streak:
North Carolina has won 2 straight games.
Illinois has won 3 straight games.

Team records:
North Carolina: 4-2 SU, 1-3 ATS
Illinois: 6-1 SU, 3-3 ATS

North Carolina most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing Kentucky are 7-3
After playing College of Charleston are 5-1
After a win are 6-4

Illinois most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Gonzaga are 2-0
After playing Western Michigan are 0-1
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of North Carolina’s last 9 games on the road
North Carolina is 5-9-1 ATS in its last 15 games on the road
North Carolina is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Illinois is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Illinois is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

Next up:
North Carolina home to Kentucky, Saturday, December 4
Illinois at Gonzaga, Saturday, December 4

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