South Carolina vs. Georgia Prediction
Will No. 3 Georgia continue to roll on in SEC play when the Bulldogs host South Carolina on Saturday at Noon ET?
Game Snapshot & Odds
155 South Carolina vs. 156 Georgia
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Noon ET – Sanford Stadium
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Public Betting Trends
According to the latest oddsmakers, Georgia is the clear favorite in this game, as the Bulldogs are getting odds of -24.5 points against South Carolina. The over/under total for the game is listed at 52.5 points. The public betting currently has 55 percent going on South Carolina as the road underdog. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our NCAAF Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.
Gamecocks top Kentucky
South Carolina was able to grab its first SEC win last weekend, besting Kentucky 24-7 at home. The Gamecocks are now 2-3 on the season, 1-2 in the SEC, 3-2 against the spread and 3-2 with the under.
The Gamecocks are putting up 30.6 points and 432.4 yards per game this year on offense while giving up 24.4 points and 390.8 yards per game on defense. Ryan Hilinski has thrown for 912 yards and five touchdowns to lead the offense. Bryan Edwards is the leading receiver with 27 catches for 348 yards and three touchdowns. Rico Dowdle is the team’s leading rusher with 370 yards and four scores.
Bulldogs keep rolling
Georgia got an early scare from Tennessee last weekend, but pulled away in the end and got a 43-14 victory over the Vols. The Bulldogs are 5-0 on the season, 2-0 in the SEC, 3-2 against the spread and 3-2 with the under.
The Georgia offense is averaging 42.8 points and 512.6 yards per game this year while the defense is allowing 10.8 points and 278.6 yards per game. Both the offense and defense rank 11th nationally in total offense/defense. Jake Fromm is leading the offense with 1,076 yards and eight touchdowns while D’Andre Swift is the leading rusher with 460 yards and four touchdowns. Lawrence Cager is the top receiver with 15 catches for 197 yards and three scores. Six different receivers each have over 115 yards.
College Football Betting Trends
The Gamecocks are 7-3 against the spread in their last 10 games on grass and 4-1 ATS in their last five SEC games.
The Bulldogs are 6-0 ATS in their last six conference games and 15-6 ATS in their last 21 games on grass.
Georgia has won four straight meetings with South Carolina, covering the spread in three of those four meetings. The Bulldogs have looked amazing so far this year, covering the spread in their two SEC games. South Carolina struggled a great deal in their lone road game, losing at Missouri 34-14. Missouri is definitely not at Georgia’s level. The Bulldogs have a lockdown defense and a powerful offense that can beat the Gamecocks with the run or the pass.
College Football Week 7 Prediction: Georgia -24.5