Georgia vs Auburn Wrap - Auburn Wins 49-31
|Georgia vs Auburn Wrap - Auburn Wins 49-31|
Auburn got a 151-yard performance from Cam Newton as a key part of its 49-31 victory over the Bulldogs on Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Auburn was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 65.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cam Newton completed 12 of 15 pass attempts for 148 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Caleb King rushed for 53 yards for Georgia, while Washaun Ealey added 44 yards. Aaron Murray threw for 273 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers A.J. Green and Orson Charles had 164 and 56 yards respectively.
Georgia lost the offensive yardage battle to Auburn 463-354 yards in Saturday's game. Auburn had more first downs as that total ended up 28-17.
Georgia lost the time of possession battle 34:15/25:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Auburn takes its act on the road to face Alabama looking for another win. For Georgia, they head home to face Georgia Tech.