Point spread favors Gamecocks in battle with Pirates
East Carolina Pirates vs South Carolina Gamecocks Odds
In a battle of the Carolinas, the South Carolina Gamecocks host East Carolina on Saturday, looking to build on their 0-1 ATS mark against the 1-0 Pirates in NCAAF action at Williams-Brice Stadium.
The Gamecocks currently sports a record of 1-0, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-1 ATS. The Pirates are 1-0 and 1-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Gamecocks post a 0-1 over under record this season, while the Pirates have gone 0-0 against the number.
Betting Line: Bettors looking to side with the Gamecocks in this one will find them as 23-point favorite at Sportsbook.ag and a total of 51.5.
East Carolina was a 35-13 winner in their most recent outing at home against Appalachian State. There was no line on the game due to the fact a non-board team was involved. Appalachian State didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Pirates as East Carolina blasted them 35-13 in Week 1 action.
In their last action, South Carolina was a 17-13 winner on the road against Vanderbilt. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (30) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Vanderbilt was unable to contain Marcus Lattimore in its last action Thursday and the result was a 17-13 Week 1 loss against the Gamecocks.
East Carolina Pirates Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 3-7
South Carolina Gamecocks Trends:
When playing in September are 9-1
When playing on grass are 9-1
After being outgained are 7-3
When playing outside the conference are 9-1
A few Pirates at Gamecocks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 10 of East Carolina's last 14 games on the road
East Carolina is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
South Carolina is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
South Carolina is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of South Carolina's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of South Carolina's last 9 games at home
East Carolina at Southern Miss, Saturday, September 15
South Carolina home to UAB, Saturday, September 15