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    Star runner Thomas Castellanos and the Boston College Eagles (4-3) play the UConn Huskies (1-6) on Saturday at 12:00 PM ET at Alumni Stadium.

    The Huskies are expected to lose by at least two TDs (currently +14.5) versus the Eagles (with an over/under of 50 points).

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    Game Info for Boston College vs. UConn

    • Game Day: Saturday, October 28, 2023
    • Game Time: 12:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: ACC Network
    • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
    • Stadium: Alumni Stadium
    Boston College vs UConn Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
    Boston College -14.5 -109 -112 50 -109 -111 -640 +457

    Boston College Pick Insights

    • So far this season, Boston College has compiled a 3-4-0 record against the spread.
    • Boston College has hit the over in six of its seven games with a set total (85.7%).

    Boston College Stats & Insights

    • Offensively, Boston College ranks 48th in the FBS with 417.4 yards per game. Meanwhile, its defense ranks 80th in total defense (382.6 yards allowed per contest).
    • Boston College is compiling 29.1 points per game on offense (64th in the FBS), and ranks 105th on defense with 30.4 points allowed per game.
    • Boston College is putting up 211.4 passing yards per game on offense (89th in the FBS), and ranks 44th on defense with 208.3 passing yards allowed per game.
    • Boston College sports the 108th-ranked defense this year in terms of rushing yards (174.3 rushing yards allowed per game), and has been more effective on the other side of the ball, ranking 16th-best with 206 rushing yards per game.
    • Boston College ranks 62nd in third-down efficiency (41.1%) on offense and 91st in third-down percentage allowed (41%) on defense this season.
    • Boston College ranks 56th in college football with a +1 turnover margin after forcing 9 turnovers (78th in the FBS) while committing eight (37th in the FBS).

    Boston College’s Best Players

    • Castellanos has thrown for 1,420 yards, completing 57.5% of his passes and recording 10 touchdowns and six interceptions this season. He’s also run for 628 yards (89.7 ypg) on 111 carries with nine rushing touchdowns.
    • Kye Robichaux has carried the ball 76 times for 383 yards (54.7 per game) and four touchdowns.
    • Lewis Bond’s leads his squad with 428 yards as a receiver. He’s racked up that yardage on 29 receptions (out of 42 targets) and scored five touchdowns.
    • Ryan O’Keefe has caught 23 passes for 235 yards (33.6 yards per game) and one touchdown this year.
    • Joseph Griffin Jr.’s 17 catches are good enough for 216 yards and one touchdown.
    • Shitta Sillah has collected two sacks to pace the team, while also recording two TFL and 13 tackles.
    • Vinny DePalma is the team’s top-tackler this year. He’s picked up 38 tackles and one TFL.
    • Elijah Jones has picked off a team-leading three passes. He also has 16 tackles and three passes defended to his name.

    UConn Betting Insights

    • UConn’s ATS record is 3-4-0 this season.
    • When they have played as at least 14.5-point underdogs this season, the Huskies are 1-1 against the spread.
    • In UConn’s seven games with a set total, three have hit the over (42.9%).

    UConn Pick Insights

    • In terms of total yards, UConn ranks 105th in the FBS (329.3 total yards per game) and 101st on the other side of the ball (399.6 total yards allowed per game).
    • UConn ranks 22nd-worst in points per game (20.6), but it has been more productive on the defensive side of the ball, ranking 105th in the FBS with 30.4 points allowed per contest.
    • UConn’s passing offense has been a bottom-25 unit this season, posting 188.3 passing yards per game, which ranks 24th-worst in the FBS. Defensively, it ranks 100th with 244.4 passing yards surrendered per contest.
    • UConn is posting 141 rushing yards per game on offense this season (86th-ranked). Meanwhile, it is surrendering 155.1 rushing yards per contest (84th-ranked) on defense.
    • From an offensive perspective, UConn is putting up a 37.8% third-down conversion rate (86th-ranked). It ranks 95th in the FBS on the other side of the ball (41.8% third-down rate allowed).
    • At -3, UConn has the 97th-ranked turnover margin in the FBS, with eight forced turnovers (93rd in the FBS) and 11 turnovers committed (80th in the FBS).

    UConn’s Best Players

    • Ta’Quan Roberson has thrown for 1,145 yards (163.6 ypg) while completing 59.4% of his passes and collecting eight touchdown passes with three interceptions this season.
    • Victor Rosa has run for 405 yards on 78 carries so far this year while scoring two times on the ground.
    • Cam Edwards has racked up 54 carries and totaled 273 yards with one touchdown.
    • Cameron Ross has racked up 333 receiving yards on 28 catches to pace his squad so far this season while scoring one touchdown as a receiver.
    • Brett Buckman has recorded 313 receiving yards (44.7 yards per game) and one touchdown on 29 receptions.
    • Justin Joly has racked up 303 reciving yards (43.3 ypg) and one touchdown this season.
    • Pryce Yates has racked up 2.5 sacks to lead the team, while also recording five TFL and 20 tackles.
    • Jackson Mitchell, UConn’s top tackler, has 63 tackles, one TFL, one sack, and one interception this year.
    • Chris Shearin has picked off a team-high two passes. He also has 21 tackles, one TFL, and two passes defended to his name.

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