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    One of the best rushers in college football will be on display when Thomas Castellanos and the Boston College Eagles (6-4) visit the Pittsburgh Panthers (2-8) on Thursday, November 16, 2023.

    The Panthers are the favorites (-3) in their game versus the Eagles, with the over/under being 47 points. (In terms of the moneyline, the Panthers are -151 and the Eagles are +126.)

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    Game Info for Pittsburgh vs. Boston College

    • Game Day: Thursday, November 16, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: ESPN
    • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • Stadium: Acrisure Stadium
    Pittsburgh vs Boston College Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
    Pittsburgh -3 -110 -110 47 -109 -111 -151 +126

    Pittsburgh Pick Insights

    • Pittsburgh has gone 3-7-0 ATS this season.
    • In games it has played as at least 3-point favorites this season, Pittsburgh is 1-3 against the spread.
    • The teams have hit the over in seven of Pittsburgh’s 10 games with a set total.

    Pittsburgh Stats & Insights

    • Pittsburgh has been a bottom-25 offense this season, ranking 14th-worst with 310 yards per game. The defensive unit is ranked 62nd in the FBS (371 yards allowed per game).
    • Pittsburgh ranks 18th-worst in scoring offense (19.9 points per game), but has been slightly better on defense, ranking 86th with 28.2 points allowed per contest.
    • From an offensive standpoint, Pittsburgh ranks 84th in the FBS with 212 passing yards per game. Meanwhile, the defense ranks 44th in passing yards allowed per contest (212.7).
    • While Pittsburgh’s run defense ranks 87th with 158.3 rushing yards allowed per game, the offense has been worse, ranking 13th-worst (98 rushing yards per game).
    • Pittsburgh ranks 12th-worst in third-down conversion rate (30.7%), but has played better on defense, ranking 51st with a 36.6% third-down conversion rate allowed.
    • Pittsburgh has the 21st-worst turnover margin in college football at -6, forcing 13 turnovers (72nd in the FBS) while turning it over 19 times (117th in the FBS).

    Pittsburgh’s Best Players

    • Christian Veilleux has thrown for 1,179 yards (117.9 ypg) to lead Pittsburgh, completing 51.1% of his passes and recording seven touchdown passes compared to eight interceptions this season.
    • Rodney Hammond has racked up 381 yards on 91 carries while finding the end zone three times as a runner.
    • C’Bo Flemister has been handed the ball 84 times this year and racked up 333 yards (33.3 per game) with two touchdowns.
    • Jerrod Means’ team-high 558 yards as a receiver have come on 32 receptions (out of 71 targets) with four touchdowns.
    • Konata Mumpfield has caught 40 passes for 527 yards (52.7 yards per game) and five touchdowns this year.
    • Gavin Bartholomew has a total of 326 receiving yards so far this year, grabbing 18 throws and scoring one touchdown.
    • Samuel Okunlola has collected four sacks to lead the team, while also recording three TFL and 11 tackles.
    • Pittsburgh’s leading tackler, Donovan McMillon, has 61 tackles this year.
    • P.J. O’Brien has picked off a team-high two passes. He also has 29 tackles and two passes defended to his name.

    Boston College Betting Insights

    • So far this season, Boston College has put together a 4-6-0 record against the spread.
    • When it has played as at least 3-point underdogs this season, Boston College is 2-1 against the spread.
    • Boston College has hit the over in seven of their 10 games with a set total (70%).

    Boston College Pick Insights

    • Boston College is generating 396.7 total yards per game on offense this season (58th-ranked). Meanwhile, it is giving up 374.6 total yards per game (68th-ranked).
    • In terms of points scored Boston College ranks 72nd in the FBS (26.4 points per game), and it is 90th defensively (28.5 points allowed per game).
    • Boston College has been excelling on pass defense, allowing just 186.2 passing yards per contest (19th-best). On offense, it ranks 100th in the FBS by accumulating 197 passing yards per game.
    • While Boston College’s run defense has been sputtering, ranking 11th-worst by surrendering 188.4 rushing yards per game, its offense is the 17th-best at 199.7 rushing yards per contest.
    • With a 42.6% third-down conversion rate on offense, Boston College ranks 40th in the FBS. On defense, it ranks 89th, surrendering a 40.7% third-down rate.
    • Boston College has recorded 15 forced turnovers (49th in the FBS) and committed 14 turnovers (67th in the FBS) this season for a +1 turnover margin that ranks 55th in the FBS.

    Boston College’s Best Players

    • Castellanos has been a dual threat for Boston College this season. He has 1,846 passing yards (184.6 per game) while completing 57.3% of his passes. He’s tossed 13 touchdown passes and nine interceptions this season. On the ground, he’s compiled 806 yards (80.6 ypg) on 158 carries with 10 rushing touchdowns.
    • Kye Robichaux has run for 565 yards across 122 attempts, scoring six touchdowns.
    • Lewis Bond leads his squad with 500 receiving yards on 37 receptions with five touchdowns.
    • Joseph Griffin Jr. has caught 24 passes and compiled 307 receiving yards (30.7 per game) with one touchdown.
    • Ryan O’Keefe has racked up 235 reciving yards (23.5 ypg) and one touchdown this season.
    • Shitta Sillah paces the team with two sacks, and also has two TFL and 13 tackles.
    • Vinny DePalma, Boston College’s leading tackler, has 60 tackles, one TFL, and 0.5 sacks this year.
    • Elijah Jones has a team-high five interceptions to go along with 20 tackles and five passes defended.
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