|2013 College Football Week 4 Odds & Total: North Texas vs. Georgia|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 18 September 2013 09:00|
North Texas vs. Georgia Odds
Georgia is 1-1 on the season, 1-0 at home and 1-1 against the spread. North Texas is 2-1 overall, 0-1 on the road and 2-1 against the spread. These two have no recent meetings.
Trends show that Georgia is 4-0 against the spread in its last 4 home games and 5-1 ATS in its last 6 after a win. North Texas is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 road games and 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on grass.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Georgia is the favored at home, as the Bulldogs have a point spread of -32.5 against North Texas. The over/under total has been set at 67 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Georgia favored by 32 points. The spread dropped to 31.5 before moving up to 32.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 67.
After dropping the season opener to Clemson, Georgia responded with a 41-30 win over South Carolina back on Sept. 7. The Bulldogs had an impressive showing, racking up 538 total yards on the vaunted Gamecocks’ defense. Georgia had a balanced display, rushing for 229 yards while throwing for 309. Aaron Murray threw for 309 yards and four touchdowns in the win while running back Todd Gurley rushed for 134 yards and a score on 30 carries.
North Texas is coming off a 34-27 win at home over Ball State a week after dropping a 27-21 decision at Ohio. The Mean Green are averaging 31.7 points per game on offense while the defense is giving up only 20 points per contest through three games. The offense has been strong, as quarterback Derek Thompson has thrown for 818 yards and five touchdowns. North Texas has two receivers with over 230 receiving yards this season.
In terms of Injuries, Georgia cornerback Shaquille Fluker (back) and split end Jonathan Rumph (hamstring) are both questionable for Saturday’s game. North Texas defensive end Brad Horton (shoulder) is questionable for the game as well.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Georgia, as the Bulldogs are getting 66% of the wagers with odds of -32.5 points against North Texas.