North Carolina opens as betting favorite vs. Minnesota in Week 3
North Carolina is the favorite against Minnesota in Week 3.
The Tar Heels are 5-point favorites, according to the opening lines set by Circa Sports on Sunday. The total has been set at 50.5.
Here are lines for the full Week 3 slate:
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Week 3 Opening Lines
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North Carolina needed double overtime to defeat App State in Week 2, 40-34. The Tar Heels had a field goal opportunity to win the game in regulation, but it was missed.
The win moved UNC to 2-0 on the season as it also picked up a big win over South Carolina in Week 1.
North Carolina’s running game has been very strong to start the season. British Brooks and Omarion Hampton both have games of 200+ rushing yards to start the season.
It was Hampton who had the big night vs. the Mountaineers. He rushed for 234 yards and 3 touchdowns in the win.
Minnesota is also 2-0 so far in 2023 with victories over Nebraska and Eastern Michigan. The Gophers beat the Eagles 25-6 over the weekend.
Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday afternoon.