August 19, 2023

Tolly Predictions: What to Expect From the ACC (Bottom half)

Who is at the bottom of the ACC? What will the order of finish be? Who is making a bowl game? What about Notre Dame (who plays 6 ACC teams)?

These will be my record predictions for the back half of the ACC AND Notre Dame. I will list every game for the predictions, but the primary takeaway should be the final record. We will also compare my predictions to the over/under win total for each team to see how the betting public feels about the ACC.

Predictions for the top half of the ACC can be found here.

Notre Dame is at the bottom because they refuse to join a conference.

*Odds listed refer to O/U win totals taken from DraftKings at the time of writing

8th – Duke – O/U win total: 6.5

Clemson (Monday) – W

Lafayette – W

Northwestern – W

At UConn – W

Notre Dame (HC) – L

Bye

NC State – W

At Florida State – L

At Louisville – L

Wake Forest (Thursday) – L

At North Carolina – L

At Virginia – W

Pittsburg – W

The highlight of this article is Duke. I have them beating Clemson week 1, and …

Tolly Predictions: What to Expect From the ACC

Who is winning the ACC? What will the order of finish be? Who is making a bowl game?

These will be my record predictions for the ACC. I will list every game for the predictions, but the primary takeaway should be the final record. We will also compare my predictions to the over/under win total for each team to see how the betting public feels about the ACC.

Predictions for Notre Dame and the bottom half of the ACC can be found here.

*Odds listed refer to O/U win totals taken from DraftKings at the time of writing

7th – Wake Forest – O/U win total: 6.5

Elon (Thursday) – W

Vanderbilt – L

At Old Dominion – W

Georgia Tech – W

Bye

At Clemson – L

At Virginia Tech – L

Pittsburg (HC) – L

Florida State – L

At Duke (Thursday) – W

NC State – W

At Notre Dame – L

At Syracuse – W

A very middle of the road ACC team is going to do middle of the road ACC things. Losing their QB to Notre Dame in the transfer portal will cause a step back in 2023.

Vanderbilt isn’t the automatic win Wake …