NCAAF Football - Preview
The fans at Commonwealth Stadium will be treated to a game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Kentucky Wildcats when they take their seats on Saturday.
Last time out for Alabama, they were a 45-3 winner as they battled Georgia State at home. Alabama failed to cover in the match as a 54.5-point favorite, while 48 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Kentucky was a 35-28 loser on the road against South Carolina. They covered the 21.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (63) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Alabama has won 5 straight games.
Kentucky has lost 3 straight games.
Alabama: 5-0 SU, 2-3 ATS
Kentucky: 1-4 SU, 2-3 ATS
Alabama most recently:
When playing in October are 10-0
When playing on grass are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 10-0
When playing within the conference are 9-1
Kentucky most recently:
When playing in October are 1-9
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 0-10
A few trends to consider:
Alabama is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Alabama is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Alabama's last 8 games on the road
Alabama is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kentucky
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kentucky's last 6 games
Kentucky is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games at home
Kentucky is 4-11 ATS in its last 15 games
Kentucky is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games at home
Alabama home to Arkansas, Saturday, October 19
Kentucky at Mississippi State, Thursday, October 24