Wake Forest vs. Duke odds, line: Proven model reveals college basketball picks for Jan. 31, 2023, ACC showdown

SportsLine's projection model generated selections for Tuesday's ACC matchup between the Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs. Duke Blue Devils
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The Duke Blue Devils will look to stay perfect at home when they take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in a key Atlantic Coast Conference matchup on Tuesday. The Blue Devils (15-6, 6-4 ACC), who are 10-0 at Cameron Indoor Stadium, are coming off an 86-43 victory at Georgia Tech on Saturday. The Demon Deacons (14-8, 6-5), who are 3-4 on the road, lost their third consecutive game on Saturday, 79-77 to North Carolina State. Duke has dominated Wake Forest at Cameron, compiling a 65-16 record against the Demon Deacons.

The game from Durham, North Carolina, will tip off at 7 p.m. ET. The Blue Devils are 8.5-point favorites, according to the latest Wake Forest vs. Duke odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under for total points scored is set at 147 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college basketball odds page).

Before making any Wake Forest vs. Duke 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. The model enters Week 13 of the season 50-29 on all-top rated college basketball picks, returning more than $1,200 for $100 players. Anybody who has followed it has seen HUGE returns!

The model knows Duke freshman center Kyle Filipowski has been red hot of late, reaching double-digit scoring in seven consecutive games. He scored 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in a 78-75 loss at Virginia Tech on Jan. 23. It was his 10th double-double of the year. He is coming off an 18-point effort in the win at Georgia Tech on Saturday. For the season, he is averaging 15.8 points, 9.4 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.2 steals per game.

The model also knows Wake Forest senior guard Tyree Appleby, a transfer from Florida, averages 17.7 points, 6.1 assists, three rebounds and 1.7 rebounds per game. He is hitting on 44.4% of his field goals, including 37.6% of his 3-pointers, and 82.6% of his free throws. Appleby has reached double-digit scoring in 13 consecutive games and in 20 this season. He has reached 20 or more points in seven games, including a season-high 32 points in a 78-75 win at Wisconsin on Nov. 29.

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

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