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Champs Sports Bowl Betting Preview

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The Champs Sports Bowl features one of the best bowl matchups of the season as the West Virginia Mountaineers face off against the North Carolina State Wolfpack. The latest college football bowl odds for this game as posted by online sportsbook, Skybook have the Mountaineers favored by 2.5 points and the total set at 48.5
North Carolina is driven by their best player, quarterback Russell Wilson.Wilson is one of the better signal callers in college football but hardly gets noticed. Wilson has thrown for 3,288 yards and 26 scores is a threat to run with the ball as evident by the 394 more yards rushing and nine touchdowns. The Mountaineers have a very good offense as well.
The Mountaineers quarterback is Geno Smith who threw for 2567 yards and 23 touchdowns on the season and has plenty of weapons on the team. One of those weapons is running back Noel Devine. He runs the ball well, but is also a threat as a pass catching receiver out of the backfield.
The Wolfpack defense has can stop the run and cause problems for Devine as they only allowed 113 yards per game on the ground this season.
The Mountaineers have the second best scoring defense in all of a college football and only allow12.8 points per game. They always pressure the opposing quarterback and that can lead to turnovers.
Both teams have impressive sports betting trends in their favor as they enter this game.
The Wolfpack are 21-8-1 against the spread (ATS) in their last 30 games as an underdog, 3-0-1 ATS in their last four bowl games, and 4-0 ATS in their last four games following a loss. The Mountaineers are 7-1 ATS against a team with a winning record, 3-0-1 ATS in their last four games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game, and 3-0-1 ATS in the last four games overall.
The Champs Sports Bowl will be one of the more entertaining bowl games to watch this year.