Georgia Southern vs. Auburn Prediction
Will the under cash for bettors tonight when Auburn hosts Georgia Southern at 7:30PM ET?
Who: Georgia Southern (0-0) vs. Auburn (0-0)
What: College Football Week 1
When: 7:30PM ET, Saturday, September 2
Where: Jordan-Hare Stadium, Auburn, AL
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Tigers are 33.5-point home favorites to knock off the Eagles, while the over/under currently sits at 59.5 points.
Auburn opened as 36-point home favorites but the line has been bet down to 33.5. As for the total, the number hit the board at 52 but has been bet all the way up to 59.5.
Public Betting: Which side are public bettors on for this Matchup?
Public bettors are backing the road underdog in this matchup, although not by much. Of the current wagers on tonight’s game, 53% are backing Georgia Southern and taking the points.
OUR PREDICTION: The under is a perfect 5-0 in the Tigers’ last five games overall, is 4-1 in their last five games in September, and is 12-4-1 in their last 17 home games. On the other side, the under is 4-1 in the Eagles’ last five games played in September and is 6-2 in their last eight games overall. Both of these teams love to run the football, which should make for a constant running clock and thus, a relatively low-scoring game.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 1 PREDICTION: GEORGIA SOUTHERN/AUBURN UNDER 59.5