Clemson vs. Ohio State Sharp Betting Pick: Pros Hitting Over/Under in College Football Playoff Semifinal
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- The betting odds for the second College Football Playoff Semifinal between Ohio State and Clemson have been on the move all day.
- The updated over/under is now down to as low as 62 after opening higher.
- Using the tools available at The Action Network, let's analyze how betting action from professional bettors (aka sharps) has caused the Ohio State-Clemson odds to shift.
LSU is well on its way to advancing in the College Football Playoff and the Tigers will take on the winner of Clemson vs. Ohio State (8 p.m. ET).
It’s no secret that these games attract massive betting handles, and that includes action from both recreational and professional bettors.
At the time of writing, 62% of tickets are laying the points with Clemson, while total bettors are gravitating toward the over (62%).
Odds as of Saturday at 7 p.m. ET and via FanDuel, where Action Network users get a risk-free bet up to $500.
But, as is often the case, sharps have other ideas.
Let’s look at how wiseguys are betting today’s second College Football Playoff matchup — the 2019 Fiesta Bowl between Clemson and Ohio State.
College Football Playoff Fiesta Bowl: Clemson vs. Ohio State Sharp Betting Pick
As mentioned above, public bettors like the Clemson vs. Ohio State over, but sharps are instead finding value with the under.
According to Sports Insights’ Bet Signals, which track and report professional betting action, professionals have hit the under twice since lines for this game opened.
In fact, the most recent of these smart money indicators was triggered shortly after 11 a.m. ET on Friday.
With money from respected bettors quietly flowing on the under, oddsmakers have moved this total down from an opener of 63.5 to 62.
Sharp angle: Under (moved from 63.5 to 62)