|2012 SEC College Football Week 11 Odds: Georgia vs. Auburn|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 09 November 2012 08:30|
Georgia vs. Auburn Odds
Georgia is 8-1 on the year, 6-1 in the SEC and 2-1 on the road. Auburn is just 2-7 overall, 0-6 in the SEC and 2-4 at home. The Bulldogs are 4-5 against the spread this year while the Tigers are 3-6 ATS. Georgia has won five of the last six meetings between these two teams.
Trends show that the home team has covered the spread in the last five games of this series. Auburn is 2-6 against the spread in its last 8 conference games while Georgia is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games against a team with a losing record.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Georgia is favored on the road in this game, as the Bulldogs are getting odds of -14.5 points at Auburn. The over/under total for this game has been set at 51.5 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Georgia favored by 16 points. The spread would not go higher than that and is currently at its low with Georgia favored by 14.5 points.
Georgia is coming off a 37-10 win over Ole Miss last week. The Bulldogs close out SEC play on Saturday, so a win will give them the SEC East Division title due to its head-to-head tiebreaker over Florida. Georgia is averaging 36.8 points per game this year on offense while the defense is allowing 20.9 points per contest. The team is being led by quarterback Aaron Murray, who has thrown for 2,448 yards and 21 touchdowns this season.
Auburn defeated New Mexico State last week to snap a five-game losing streak. It has been a rough year for the Tigers, as the offense is scoring just 19.2 points per game while the defense is allowing 27.3 points per game. This year’s team is being led by running back Tre Mason, who has rushed for 706 yards and six touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Georgia defensive end Dexter Morant is questionable with an illness while linebacker Chase Vasser is questionable because of a shoulder injury. Auburn cornerback Chris Davis is doubtful because of a concussion while offensive lineman Christian Westerman is questionable with a leg injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Georgia. The Bulldogs are getting 87% of the wagers with odds of -14.5 points at Auburn on Saturday.