In just over two weeks, the Clemson Tigers will face off against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish for the right to play in the national title game. Both teams enter their College Football Playoff semifinal with an undefeated record and a chance to play Alabama or Oklahoma for the title.
Clemson enters its fourth College Football Playoff – just one shy of Alabama for the all-time mark. Meanwhile, Notre Dame looks to avoid a similar outcome to its 2012 undefeated season when the Irish were waxed by Alabama.
Brian Kelly and company are tasked with slowing down freshman phenom quarterback Trevor Lawrence and the high-flying Clemson offense.
One Vegas computer revealed its score prediction for the game. According to OddsShark’s score prediction, Clemson will win 45.8-31.0.
Clemson enters the game as an 11.5-point favorite. OddsShark suggests the Tigers will cover and beat the Irish by at least two touchdowns.
Clemson and Notre Dame should provide an exciting matchup.