Huskies vs Commodores Game Preview
Connecticut Huskies vs Vanderbilt Commodores Odds
The NCAAF betting menu features a clash between Vanderbilt and Connecticut on Saturday, with the host Commodores trying to win both for fans supporting them and bettors backing them.
They will face the 1-0 Huskies, who own a 0-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Commodores are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Huskies are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Betting Line: The Huskies are listed as 1-point favorites at sportsbooks, with the total listed at 44.5.
Power Rankings / Prediction: This game matches up the No. 77 (Commodores) and the No. 16 (Huskies) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAF Power Rankings at OddsShark. A 56-55 result in favor of the Huskies is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits the Vanderbilt's #24-ranked offense, averaging 45 PPG, against a Huskies defensive that ranks #5 this week at 3 PPG. The Commodores aerial game is averaging 177 yards per game, more than the Huskies secondary allows through the air, 149 YPG per game.
Connecticut won its last outing, a 35-3 result against Fordham on September 3. Since it involved a non-board school, there was no point spread or total on the game.
Vanderbilt was a 45-14 winner in their most recent outing at home against Elon. They covered the 15–point spread as favorites, while the total score (59) made winners of OVER bettors.
Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing in September are 7-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing outside the conference are 7-3
Vanderbilt Commodores Trends:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
A few Huskies at Commodores trends to consider:
Connecticut is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Connecticut's last 8 games on the road
Connecticut is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Connecticut is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Vanderbilt's last 6 games
Vanderbilt is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Vanderbilt is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games at home
Vanderbilt is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games
Connecticut home to Iowa State, Friday, September 16
Vanderbilt home to Mississippi, Saturday, September 17