Several conference titles are on the line this Saturday including one showdown that will fill the card for college football’s biggest game of the year.
With a limited schedule of games we are focused on finding the matchups that can provide the biggest return for anyone who enjoys wagering on the games. To help get you ready for all of this weekend’s action, the following is a recap of the biggest line moves, biggest underdogs, and biggest battles on the board. All lines quoted are provided by TopBet.
Biggest College Football Line Moves - Week 14
TCU is gaining some steam with the betting public since opening up as an 8-point home underdog in this Saturday’s season finale against the No. 11 Oklahoma Sooners. The spread on this game has been pared down to 6 points.
The biggest game on Saturday’s schedule is also getting a bit tighter as the week wears on. The No. 3 Georgia Bulldogs are currently listed as 7-point underdogs against No. 2 Alabama in the SEC title game, which will send the winner to this season’s BCS National Championship Game. The early money has been on the Bulldogs after they opened as 8.5-point underdogs.
The final game on Saturday’s slate features two teams that have won a combined total of four games this season. The South Alabama Jaguars (2-10) opened as 3.5-point road underdogs against Hawaii (2-9), but the home field rules in this one with the Warriors now favored by 6 points.
Biggest College Football Underdogs - Week 14
West Virginia wraps up its first season in the Big 12 with a home game against Kansas. The Mountaineers have fallen upon hard times after a promising 5-0 start with just one win in their last six games, but they are favored by 20 points in this season finale for both teams.
Georgia Tech ended the season in a three-way tie with North Carolina and Miami in the ACC’s Coastal Division, but won the division by default due to postseason bans to both the Tar Heels and the Hurricanes. The Yellow Jackets now face the No. 13 Florida Seminoles, who won the Atlantic Division, as 14-point underdogs in this Saturday’s conference title game.
No. 6 Kansas State will not be playing for a national title, but the Big 12 conference title is on the line this Saturday in the Wildcats' season finale against Texas. A victory guarantees them a title, otherwise they would need TCU to upset the Sooners. Kansas State is currently listed as an 11-point home favorite against the Longhorns.
Biggest College Football Battles - Week 14
In addition to the SEC and ACC conference championship games, season bragging rights and a trip to the Rose Bowl are on the line in both the Pac-12 and the Big Ten.
This Friday night the No. 16 UCLA Bruins head on the road to Palo Alto to face the No. 8 Stanford Cardinal for the second time in seven days with the conference title on the line this time around. Last Saturday, the Bruins lost to Stanford 35-17 as 2.5-point home underdogs. They enter this game as 8-point underdogs on the road.
Saturday night’s Big Ten title game will also be a rematch. The No. 12 Nebraska Cornhuskers beat Wisconsin 30-27 as 11-point home favorites in late September. This time around at Lucas Oil Stadium they have been opened as 3-point favorites over the Badgers.