Appalachian State vs. UGA Prediction
Will Appalachian State cover the spread as a two-touchdown underdog when it takes on Georgia tonight?
Who: Appalachian State (0-0) vs. Georgia (0-0)
What: College Football Week 1
When: 6:15PM ET, Saturday, September 2
Where: Sanford Stadium, Athens, GA
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bulldogs are 14-point home favorites versus the Mountaineers. As for the total, the number currently sits at 45.5 points.
While the over/under hasn’t moved off its original number of 45.5, the point spread has moved down a half-point from 14.5 to 14 in favor of Georgia.
Public Betting: Which side are public bettors on for this Matchup?
Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 68% of public bettors are backing the Bulldogs and laying the points.
OUR PREDICTION: As Appalachian State once again proved last season by marching into Knoxville and nearly upsetting Tennessee as a double-digit underdog, the Mountaineers won’t be afraid to go toe-to-toe with a SEC foe. The Mountaineers are a 13-3 against the spread in their last 16 road games, are 4-1 against the number in their last five non-conference games, and are 4-1 ATS in their last five games in September. On the other side, UGA is 1-4 against the spread in its last five home games dating back to last season and is 1-4 ATS in its last five games in September.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 1 PREDICTION: APPALACHIAN STATE MOUNTAINEERS +14