|2012 ESPN College Football Week 13 Odds: Georgia Tech vs. Georgia|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 22 November 2012 07:30|
Georgia Tech vs. Georgia Odds
Georgia is 10-1 on the season, 7-0 at home and 5-6 against the spread. Georgia Tech is 6-5 overall, 2-2 on the road and 7-4 against the spread. Georgia has won 9 of the last 10 meetings with Georgia Tech.
Trends show that the road team is 12-3-1 against the spread in the last 16 games in this series. Georgia Tech is just 3-7-1 ATS in its last 11 games against Georgia but is 3-0-1 ATS in its last 4 trips to Georgia.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Georgia is the clear favorite at home, as the Bulldogs have odds of -13 points against Georgia Tech. The over/under total for the game has been set at 64.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Georgia favored by 14 points. The spread was never higher than that and is at its current low with Georgia favored by 13 points.
Georgia is coming off a 45-14 win over Georgia Southern last week. The Bulldogs have won five straight since losing to South Carolina, 35-7. The Bulldogs already have a spot in the SEC Championship and will likely play for the national championship if they win this week and win the SEC title game next week. The Bulldogs are averaging 37.6 points per game this year while the defense is allowing just 18.4 points per contest. Quarterback Aaron Murray has thrown for 2,986 yards and 28 touchdowns this season.
Georgia Tech is coming off a 42-24 win over Duke last week. The Yellowjackets have won three straight coming into this contest. Georgia Tech is scoring 38.5 points per game this season while the defense is allowing 29.6 points per game. Tech does have the third-best rushing attack in the country, averaging 324.9 yards per game on the ground. Quarterback Tevin Washington has thrown for 1,042 yards and seven scores while rushing for 598 yards and 18 touchdowns this season.
In terms of Injuries, Georgia Tech running back Orwin Smith is questionable with an ankle injury while offensive lineman Ray Beno is questionable with a knee injury. Georgia guard Chris Burnette is questionable with a shoulder injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Georgia. The Bulldogs are getting 77% of the wagers with odds of -13 points against Georgia Tech on Saturday.