|ABC College Football Week 9 Odds & Spread: Clemson vs. Georgia Tech|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 28 October 2011 12:00|
Clemson vs. Georgia Tech Odds
Clemson is 8-0 on the season and 7-1 against the spread while Georgia Tech is 6-2 on the season and 4-3-1 against the spread. Clemson has hit the over in 6-of-8 games while the Yellowjackets have hit the over in 5-of-8 games. Georgia Tech has won four of the last five games in this series.
Trends show that Clemson is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games at Georgia Tech while the underdog has covered the spread in 13 of the last 17 games in this series. These two teams have combined to hit the under in 5 of the last 7 meetings.
Oddsmakers have made Clemson a road favorite in this game, giving the Tigers odds of -3.5 points against Georgia Tech. The over/under odds have been set at 62.5 points. (View Matchup)
Clemson is undefeated on the year after beating North Carolina 59-38 last week. The Tigers have scored 115 points over the last two weeks and now average 40.6 points per game on the season while allowing just 25 points per game on defense. Clemson has been able to be successful thanks to the play of quarterback Tajh Boyd, who has thrown for 2,379 yards and 24 touchdowns on the year.
Georgia Tech is riding a two-game losing streak after falling to Miami and Virginia over the last two weeks. The Yellowjackets are scoring 38.4 points per game on offense while allowing 24.1 points per game on defense. Georgia Tech once had the top rushing attack in the country, but has since fallen to fifth at 321.1 yards per game. Three different backs have rushed for over 450 yards on the season.
In terms of Injuries, Clemson offensive lineman Brandon Thomas is questionable with a shoulder injury while Georgia Tech offensive lineman Jay Finch is doubtful with a knee injury.
Currently over 10,000 Public Bets have been placed on this game and Clemson is getting 85% of the wagers with odds of -3.5 points against Georgia Tech on Saturday.