Heavy public action on South Carolina
The SEC Network will lead off its college hoops coverage on Saturday when No. 24 South Carolina visits unranked Tennessee at 12:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Gamecocks are only a 1.5-point road favorite versus the Volunteers today in Knoxville. As for the total, the number opened at 157 and that's where it currently sits.
Our College Basketball Public Betting page monitors the wagering activity of multiple online sports books. Our numbers currently show that 78% of wagers on today's South Carolina-Tennessee game are on the Gamecocks -1.5. That means South Carolina is one of the largest public plays out of the top 25 teams that will take to the hardwood on Saturday.
As far as trends are concerned, the favorite is 5-2 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams but the Gamecocks have struggled to cover versus the Vols. In the last seven meetings between these two teams, South Carolina is just 1-6 against the number versus Tennessee. The under is also 4-1 in the last five meetings and 5-2 in the last seven matchups in Knoxville.