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Wisconsin Badgers Open as Outback Bowl Betting Underdogs vs Tigers

Wisconsin Badgers

vs

Auburn Tigers
Thursday, January 01, 2015 12:00 PM ET
Raymond James Stadium

The Auburn Tigers will be gunning for the sixth SU and ATS win in their last seven bowl game appearances when they take on the Wisconsin Badgers in the Outback Bowl. While the Tigers have enjoyed recent bowl game success, they stumbled into this year's postseason, going 1-3 SU in their last four overall and failing to cover in six of their last seven as favorites.

The Badgers have struggled in recent bowl game appearances, going 2-5 SU and 1-6 ATS in their last seven. Interestingly, the OVER is 7-1 in the last eight games in which Wisconsin was the underdog, while the OVER has prevailed in nine of the last 13 Outback Bowls.

Wisconsin Badgers vs Auburn Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to back the visiting Wisconsin Badgers in this one found them as 6.5-point underdogs on the opening college football point spread at TopBet. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.

Computer Prediction: Wisconsin Badgers vs Auburn Tigers Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 34-26 win for the Tigers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Wisconsin Badgers vs Auburn Tigers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Wisconsin Badgers have seen them go 10-3 and 5-8 ATS so far this season, while the Auburn Tigers are at 8-4 and 4-8 ATS. In totals betting, the Tigers are 6-6, while the Badgers are 7-5-1. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Auburn vs Wisconsin injuries news.

The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Auburn Tigers at No. 28 and the Wisconsin Badgers at No. 14 heading into this contest.

How Wisconsin Badgers vs Auburn Tigers Stats Matchup

The game also pits Auburn's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 35.83 PPG, against a Wisconsin defense that ranks No. 13 this week at 20 PPG. The Auburn aerial game is averaging 230.67 yards per game, more than the Wisconsin Badgers secondary allows through the air, 164.31 YPG per game.

In comparing defenses, the Wisconsin Badgers own the league's No. 27-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 141.4 yards per game when on the road. Auburn, on the other hand, rates No. 5 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Wisconsin didn't make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Buckeyes as Ohio State blasted them 59-0 in Week 15 action.

In Auburn's last outing, Nick Marshall threw for 456 yards in a losing cause against the Crimson Tide, 55-44 at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Wisconsin Badgers vs Auburn Tigers Betting Odds Trends

Wisconsin is 5-11 ATS in its last 16 games
Wisconsin is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Auburn is 15-8 ATS in its last 23 games
Auburn is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Auburn is 17-5 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Auburn's last 6 games

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