Behind the Lines – Week 7Posted by rtmsf on January 29th, 2009
Obsessed With Sports will be providing coverage to RTC throughout the season.
Thursday, January 29th
Clemson (11) at Virginia Tech
Behind The Line: This is going to be a very small line. VT could be favored at home where they are 7-1 this season. They have also covered 4 in a row against some good competition. Clemson on the other hand is 1-4-1 in 2009 against the spread.
St. Mary’s (18) at Gonzaga (25)
Behind The Line: Gonzaga is going to be giving points to a good St. Mary’s team. The ‘Zags are 4-5 against the spread in their last 9 games.
Friday, January 30th
No games of note. Prepare yourself for the weekend ahead that included college ball, UFC 94 and the Super Bowl. But now back to the games…
Saturday, January 31st
Notre Dame (22) at Pittsburgh (3)
Behind The Line: ND finds themselves on the road again, where they are just 2-3 this season. They have faield to cover 6 of their last 7, including 5 in a row.
Georgetown (23) at Marquette (8)
Behind The Line: The Hoyas have also struggled away from home and are 1-4. They are also 1-6-1 in 2009 against the spread.
Sunday, February 1st
Cincinnati at Villanova (21)
Behind The Line: Two very hot teams. Cincy is 4-1 in their last 5 against the spread while ‘Nova has covered their last 4.