Gators visit Wildcats in Week 4 NCAAF clash
Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats Odds
Kentucky looks to cover the Wildcats-Gators point spread this week and improve its overall 2-1 mark when they host Florida in Week 4 action.
The Wildcats sport records of 2-1 and 1-2 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Gators sit at 3-0 and 2-0-1 ATS on the season. The over under records are 0-2-1 for the Wildcats and 1-2 for the Gators.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks had the Wildcats pegged as 17-point underdogs in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, had yet to be posted as of writing - check the lines shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Wildcats - Gators odds would favor the Gators if the lines were set according to power ranks. Kentucky is rated No. 115 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Gators sit at No. 3. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 49-26 win for the Gators.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Kentucky's No. 100-ranked offense, averaging 19.3 PPG, against a Gators defense that ranks No. 6 this week at 8.7 PPG. The Wildcats aerial game is averaging 155.3 yards per game, less than the Gators secondary allows through the air, 178.7 YPG per game.
Last time out for Florida, they were a 33-23 winner as they battled Tennessee at home. Florida earned a push in the match as a 10-point favorite, while 56 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Kentucky lost its last outing, a 24-17 result against Louisville on September 17. Kentucky failed to cover in that game as a 4.5-point favorite, while the 41 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Florida Gators Trends:
When playing in September are 10-0
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 5-5
Kentucky Wildcats Trends:
When playing in September are 7-3
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 3-7
A few Gators at Wildcats trends to consider:
Florida is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Kentucky
Florida is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Kentucky
Florida is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Florida is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kentucky's last 5 games
Kentucky is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kentucky's last 6 games when playing Florida
Kentucky is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Florida home to Alabama, Saturday, October 1
Kentucky at LSU, Saturday, October 1