|2013 ESPN College Football Week 11 Odds & Total: Auburn vs. Tennessee|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 06 November 2013 12:00|
Auburn vs. Tennessee Odds
Auburn is 8-1 on the season, 4-1 in the SEC, 2-1 on the road and 7-2 against the spread. Tennessee is 4-5 overall, 1-4 in the SEC, 4-1 at home and 4-5 against the spread. Auburn has won five straight meetings with Tennessee.
Trends show that the road team has covered the spread in four straight in this series and Auburn has covered the spread in 5 straight games following a win while Tennessee is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games in November.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Auburn is the favorite on the road, as the Tigers have odds of -7.5 points against Tennessee on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 55 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Auburn favored by 7 points. The spread quickly added the hook. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 55 points.
Auburn is coming off a 35-17 win at Arkansas last week. The Tigers have won five straight entering this game and have scored at least 30 points in all five of those games. Auburn is also averaging 36.8 points per game on the season while allowing 20.1 points per game on defense. Quarterback Nick Marshall has thrown for 1,266 yards and seven touchdowns while rushing for 520 yards and five scores. Tre Mason has added 921 rushing yards and 13 scores.
Tennessee is coming off a 31-3 loss at Missouri last week. The Volunteers have now faced six ranked opponents in their last seven games entering this week’s game with Auburn. Tennessee is only scoring 25.1 points per game while giving up 29.4 points per game on defense. Raijon Neal has rushed for 771 yards and nine scores to lead the team while Justin Worley has thrown for 1,239 yards and 10 scores, but is dealing with a thumb injury that has him questionable for the game.
In terms of Injuries, Tennessee linebacker Curt Maggitt (knee) and defensive back Riyahd Jones (calf) are both questionable for the contest. Auburn offensive lineman Patrick Miller (disciplinary) is also questionable for the game.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Auburn, as the Tigers are getting 89% of the wagers with odds of -7.5 points at Tennessee on Saturday.