C Florida over N CAROLINA by 17

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The Tarred-and-Feath­ered Heels set a new stan­dard for in­com­pe­tence last Satur­day af­ter­noon when they sailed into Pi­rate­land as 15-point chalk over East Carolina, and were promptly keel-hauled in a hu­mil­i­at­ing 41-19 thrash­ing by the buc­ca­neers. Now UNC must ready its lances to take on a UCF squad that’s rid­ing a 14-game SU win streak while also go­ing 10-3 ATS. Need­less to say, this is a near-must win sit­u­a­tion for Carolina head coach Larry Fe­dora. Now in his sev­enth year at Chapel Hill, Fe­dora has posted just THREE wins in the Heels’ last 16 con­tests, one of which was a 65-10 crush­ing of FCS op­po­nent West­ern Carolina. The home team will cer­tainly need a per­fect storm of events to stay in the game with a Knights squad that’s gone 6-1 ATS as road chalk the last two years, com­pared to UNC’s life­less mark as a non­con­fer­ence dog of 15 or fewer points. UCF led 38-0 mid­way in the third quar­ter be­fore back­ing off South Carolina State in 38-0 cruise but there

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