Duke vs. Notre Dame odds, line: Proven model reveals college basketball picks for Jan. 31, 2022, ACC showdown

SportsLine's projection model generated selections for Monday's Atlantic Coast Conference matchup between the Duke Blue Devils and Notre Dame Fighting Irish
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The ninth-ranked Duke Blue Devils will battle the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in a key ACC matchup between two of the top three teams in the conference on Monday night. The Blue Devils (17-3, 7-2) have won three in a row, while the Fighting Irish (14-6, 7-2) have won four straight and are 9-0 on their home court.

Tipoff from the Joyce Center in Notre Dame, Ind., is set for 7 p.m. ET. Duke is favored by four points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under for total points is set at 144 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college basketball odds page).

Before making any Duke vs. Notre Dame picks, you NEED to check out the college basketball predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every Division I college basketball game 10,000 times. It enters Week 12 of the season with a 49-36 record on all top-rated college basketball picks, returning almost $700. Over the past five-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of $2,800 for $100 players on its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread. Anyone who has followed it has seen HUGE returns.

The model knows the Blue Devils have six players averaging eight points or more, including four in double figures. Leading the way is freshman forward Paolo Banchero, who has scored in double digits in all 20 games and has registered five double-doubles, including three in the past four games. Against Louisville on Saturday, Banchero scored 11 points and hauled down a season-high 15 rebounds. He is averaging 17.6 points, 8.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, one block and 1.1 steals per game. He is also connecting on 50 percent of his shots from the floor and 75 percent of his free throws.

The model also knows the Fighting Irish also spread the wealth on offense with six players averaging 7.5 points per game or better. Junior guard Dane Goodwin tops the team in scoring, averaging 15.4 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game. He has been dynamite from the field, connecting on 51.6 percent of his field goals, including 50 percent from 3-point range, making 48 of 96 attempts. He is also one of the best free-throw shooters in the nation, hitting on 88.1 percent from the foul line. Goodwin has reached double-digit scoring in all 20 games and registered one double-double, a 12-point and 11-rebound effort against High Point on Nov. 16.

Now, it has set its sights on Duke vs. Notre Dame. It is leaning Over on the total and it also says one side of the spread hits well over 50 percent of the time! You ABSOLUTELY need to see it before locking in any college basketball picks.

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