Georgia Bulldogs vs. South Carolina Gamecocks Point Spread
Point Spread Line: Georgia -6
Moneyline: Georgia -230 / South Carolina +190
Time: 3:30 PM EST Saturday September 13, 2014
In their last games South Carolina beat East Carolina 33-23 and Georgia beat Clemson 45-21.
This season South Carolina is 1-1 at home and Georgia is 0-0 on the road.
Georgia looked impressive in their win over Clemson pulling away in the second half scoring 24 unanswered points to break a halftime tie. Theyíve had a whole extra week to prepare for South Carolina who did get their first win on the season last week over a not so strong East Carolina.
The Gamecocks secondary struggling is an understatement for the way they have performed allowing a combined 832 passing yards in just two games this season. This unexperienced unit will need to improve quickly to have a shot at stopping the Bulldogs passing game.
These two teams have been hitting heads each season for a while with Georgia getting the 41-30 win last season as a 3.5 point favorite to break off a 4 straight point spread wins by South Carolina. Straight up the Bulldogs have won 6 of the last 10 meetings and while there has been a trend to the home team as of late (4-1 L5) itís been split over the last 10 games with the home team getting the W 5 times.
Georgia is 5-1 against the point spread in their 6 regular season games dating back to last season.
South Carolina is 0-2 against the betting line and 1-1 on the over/under line this season.
South Carolina Gamecocks: 1-1 SU 0-2 ATS
- UGA is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games.
- UGA is 3-8-1 ATS in their last 12 games overall.
- UGA has an Over record of 4-1 in their last 5 games.
- USC is 5-1 ATS vs. a team with a winning record.
- USC is 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games following a ATS loss.
- USC has an Under record of 5-2 in their last 7 vs. a team with a winning record.
South Carolina: 77.13
[FB] 08/14/2014 - Merritt Hall out for season ( Concussion )
[DL] 08/02/2014 - Davin Bellamy expected to miss 2 games ( Suspension )
[WR] 09/07/2014 - Malcolm Mitchell doubtful Saturday vs. South Carolina ( Knee )
[WR] 09/07/2014 - Justin Scott-Wesley doubtful Saturday vs. South Carolina ( Suspension )
[OL] 09/07/2014 - Brock Stadnik "?" Saturday vs. Georgia ( Knee )
[DE] 09/07/2014 - Devin Washington "?" Saturday vs. Georgia ( Hamstring )
[DE] 09/07/2014 - Blake McClain "?" Saturday vs. Georgia ( Foot )
[OL] 09/07/2014 - Donell Stanley "?" Saturday vs. Georgia ( Wrist )
[TE] 09/07/2014 - Kevin Crosby "?" Saturday vs. Georgia ( Foot )
[RB] 08/21/2014 - Jamari Smith out for season ( Foot )
[OL] 08/21/2014 - Mike Matulis out indefinitely ( Knee )
South Carolina @ Vanderbilt
Georgia vs. Troy
Point Spread Pick
Donít burn us at the stake for taking the public side on this game. We just canít see how the Gamecocks are going to stop the bleeding in the secondary. The Over is an option here, but weíll go with the road betting favorite here.
Our Crew's Pick: Take the Georgia Bulldogs -6 at GTBets and get yourself a 100% bonus on your first deposit!