South Carolina looks to cover the Gamecocks-Bulldogs point spread this week and improve its overall 2-3 mark when they host Georgia in Week 6 action.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
On the betting opening line for this matchup, the South Carolina Gamecocks sat as 8.5-point underdog, according to 5Dimes. The total had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
Handicapping prediction models run by the computers at Odds Shark pick a 34-17 result in favor of the Bulldogs. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
South Carolina bring a 2-3 record (3-2 ATS) to the Week 6 betting matchup against the 3-2 Georgia Bulldogs, who are 2-3 ATS against the spread. Over under betting has seen South Carolina go 0-5 so far and the Bulldogs go 2-3. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and South Carolina vs Georgia injuries news.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 81-rated South Carolina Gamecocks and the No. 59-ranked Georgia Bulldogs, according to the NCAA College Football Power Rankings here at Odds Shark.
Offensively, the game matches up the South Carolina Gamecocks No. 127-ranked offense (14 PPG) against a Georgia Bulldogs defense that ranks No. 89 at 30.8 PPG. The South Carolina Gamecocks passing attack has averaged 197 yards per game, less than the Georgia Bulldogs give up through the air (240.6 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Georgia Bulldogs own the league's No. 50-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 144.67 yards per game when on the road. South Carolina, on the other hand, rates No. 107 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last game, the Bulldogs were Week 5 losers coming out on the wrong end of 34-31 score against Tennessee.
A.J. Turner ran through the Texas A&M defense for 113 yards in South Carolina's last game, but the Gamecocks still lost a 24-13 decision at Williams-Brice Stadium.
Next Betting Matchups
Georgia home to Vanderbilt, Saturday, October 15th
South Carolina home to Massachusetts, Saturday, October 22nd