Gamecocks battle Commodores in Week 4 odds
Vanderbilt Commodores vs South Carolina Gamecocks Odds
Week 4 action on Saturday will see the Gamecocks looking to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Commodores visit Williams-Brice Stadium.
They battle the Commodores, currently with a 3-0 mark (3-0 ATS). The over under records, important for totals bettors, are 2-1 for the Gamecocks and 1-2 for the Commodores.
Betting Line: South Carolina opened as 15-point favorites. The total was to be set a bit later in the week for over under betting purposes.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Gamecocks rated this week at No. 97 and the Commodores sitting at No. 73. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 49-39 result in favor of the Commodores this week.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits South Carolina's No. 16-ranked offense, averaging 41.7 PPG, against a Commodores defense that ranks No. 20 this week at 14 PPG. The Gamecocks aerial game is averaging 159 yards per game, less than the Commodores secondary allows through the air, 164.3 YPG per game.
Vanderbilt was a 30-7 winner in its last match at home against Mississippi. They covered the 2.5–point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 37 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for South Carolina, they were a 24-21 winner as they battled Navy at home. South Carolina failed to cover in the match as a 15-point favorite, while 45 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Vanderbilt Commodores Trends:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on grass are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 2-8
South Carolina Gamecocks Trends:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few Commodores at Gamecocks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vanderbilt's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vanderbilt's last 5 games when playing South Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Vanderbilt's last 16 games on the road
Vanderbilt is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
South Carolina is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing Vanderbilt
South Carolina is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Vanderbilt
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of South Carolina's last 5 games when playing Vanderbilt
South Carolina is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Vanderbilt at Alabama, Saturday, October 8
South Carolina home to Auburn, Saturday, October 1