|2013 College Football Odds, Point Spread & Total: Army vs. Navy|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 14 December 2013 09:00|
Army vs. Navy Odds
Navy is 7-4 overall, 5-0 at home and 8-3 against the spread while Army is 3-8 overall, 1-5 on the road and 4-7 against the spread. Navy has won 11 straight in this series.
Trends show that the road team is 4-1 against the spread in the last 5 games in this series. These two have hit the under in 7 straight meetings and in their last 4 meetings where Navy is the home team.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Navy is the clear favorite in this game, as the Midshipmen have odds of -12 points against Army. The over/under total for the game has been set at 51.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Navy favored by 10 points. The spread made the climb up to 13 points before falling back to 12. The over/under total opened at 55 points before slowly working its way to 51.5.
Navy has won three straight entering this contest, scoring at least 42 points in all three wins. The offense is averaging 34.4 points per game this season while the defense is giving up 27.6 points per contest. Navy ranks third nationally in rushing, averaging 320.1 yards per game. Quarterback Keenan Reynolds has thrown for 1,028 yards and eight touchdowns while rushing for 1,124 yards and 26 scores. Eight different members of the team have rushed for over 200 yards this season.
Army is coming off a 49-42 loss at Hawaii for their fourth straight loss. The Black Knights are averaging 26 points per game on offense, while the defense is giving up 31.4 points per contest. Army is second in the country in rushing, averaging 323.6 yards per game. Terry Baggett has rushed for 1,072 yards and eight touchdowns to lead the offense while Angel Santiago has thrown for 542 yards and two scores while rushing for 553 yards and nine scores.
In terms of Injuries, Navy fullbacks Noah Copeland (undisclosed) and Chris Swain (hamstring) are both questionable for the game. Army fullback Hayden Tippett (ankle) is questionable while running back Larry Dixon (wrist) is doubtful.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Navy, as the Midshipmen are getting 77% of the wagers with odds of -12 points against Army on Saturday.