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South Carolina Gamecocks vs Tennessee Volunteers

Game Date: Saturday, October 29, 2011 | Game Time: 7:15 PM | Home Line: 3.5 | Total: 43.5

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South Carolina Gamecocks v Tennessee Volunteers Series Betting Trends

The South Carolina Gamecocks travel to Tennessee to play the Volunteers at 7:15 PM on Saturday, October 29, 2011. Tennessee is the underdog in this matchup, getting 3.5 points here at home. The Total has been posted at Over/Under 43.5.

Before getting to specific team details, let's have a look at the recent games in this series to see if we can identify any NCAAF sports betting trends to assist in making the right pick in this game.

Recent Results in the Gamecocks/Volunteers Series

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
October 19, 2013 South Carolina 21Tennessee237.555.0
October 27, 2012 Tennessee 35South Carolina38-13.554.0
October 29, 2011 South Carolina 14Tennessee33.543.5
October 30, 2010 Tennessee 24South Carolina38-17.548.0
October 31, 2009 South Carolina 13Tennessee31-6.043.0
November 1, 2008 Tennessee 6South Carolina27-14.047.0
October 27, 2007 South Carolina 24Tennessee27
October 28, 2006 Tennessee 31South Carolina24
October 29, 2005 South Carolina 16Tennessee15
October 30, 2004 Tennessee 43South Carolina29

When looking at the last 21 games in this series, we can see the home team has won 12 games compared to 9 wins for the road team. Average points scored per game for the home team in the South Carolina/Tennessee series is 25.3 ppg while the vistor has put up 21 ppg, creating an average margin of victory of 4.3 favoring the home team.

As stated, the exact advantage spanning the last 21 games represents a median average advantage for the home team in this series of 4.3 ppg. That represents a value number of 7.8 when meassured against the offered line of 3.5, suggesting a wager on Tennessee makes the most sense - at least, when looking at betting against the number according to the historical series trends.

The average Total points scored spanning the last 21 games between the Gamecocks and the Volunteers is 46.3 per game. That creates a face value cushion of 2.8 against the line, suggesting a bet of Over 43.5 may be in order. At least it appears as such on first impression when compared to the series history.

Now let's take a look at the series history in this exact situation, with South Carolina as the road team and with Tennessee as the home team.

Recent Results when South Carolina visits Tennessee

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
October 19, 2013 South Carolina 21Tennessee237.555.0
October 29, 2011 South Carolina 14Tennessee33.543.5
October 31, 2009 South Carolina 13Tennessee31-6.043.0
October 27, 2007 South Carolina 24Tennessee27
October 29, 2005 South Carolina 16Tennessee15
September 27, 2003 South Carolina 20Tennessee23
October 27, 2001 South Carolina 10Tennessee17

When looking at the last 11 games in this series while Tennessee has been the home team, we can see the Volunteers have won 9 games compared to 2 wins for the Gamecocks. Average points scored per game by Tennessee in this situation is is 27.5 ppg while South Carolina has put up 14.2 ppg, creating an average margin of victory of 13.3 favoring the Volunteers.

As stated, the exact advantage spanning the last games represents a median average advantage for the home team in this series of 13.3 ppg. That represents a value number of 16.8 when meassured against the offered line of 3.5, suggesting a wager on the Volunteers makes the most sense. At least, that's the way it looks when you ponder a bet against the line, looking at this wager in the vacuum of this series situation.

The average Total points scored spanning the last 11 games between the Gamecocks and the Volunteers is 41.7 per game. That creates a differential of 1.8 against the line, suggesting a bet of Under 43.5 may hold the greatest value. At least in relation to the series history.

Can the South Carolina Gamecocks Cover the Spread?

This season the South Carolina Gamecocks have played 7 games, averaging 35.1 points per game, while allowing 31.4 points per game. This has led to a season record of 4-3. Let's have a closer look at recent South Carolina Gamecocks results.

Recent South Carolina Gamecocks Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
October 18, 2014 Furman 10South Carolina41
October 4, 2014 South Carolina 38Kentucky455.056.0
September 27, 2014 Missouri 21South Carolina20-6.062.0
September 20, 2014 South Carolina 48Vanderbilt3423.052.5
September 13, 2014 Georgia 35South Carolina386.559.0
September 6, 2014 East Carolina 23South Carolina33-15.065.0
August 28, 2014 Texas A&M 52South Carolina28-9.561.0

This season the South Carolina Gamecocks have played 2 games on the road, averaging 43.0 points per game, while allowing 39.5 points per game. This has led to a season record of 1-1. Let's have a closer look at recent South Carolina Gamecocks results on the road.

Recent South Carolina Gamecocks Road Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
October 4, 2014 South Carolina 38Kentucky455.056.0
September 20, 2014 South Carolina 48Vanderbilt3423.052.5
October 26, 2013 South Carolina 27Missouri24-3.054.0
October 19, 2013 South Carolina 21Tennessee237.555.0
October 12, 2013 South Carolina 52Arkansas74.549.5

Can the Tennessee Volunteers Cover the Spread?

This season the Tennessee Volunteers have played 7 games, averaging 24.4 points per game, while allowing 21.3 points per game. This has led to a season record of 3-3. Let's have a closer look at recent Tennessee Volunteers results.

Recent Tennessee Volunteers Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
October 18, 2014 Tennessee 3Mississippi34-16.045.5
October 11, 2014 Tennessee Chatanooga 10Tennessee45
October 4, 2014 Florida 10Tennessee9-3.054.0
September 27, 2014 Tennessee 32Georgia35-17.557.0
September 13, 2014 Tennessee 10Oklahoma34-21.058.0
September 6, 2014 Arkansas St. 19Tennessee34-16.059.5
August 31, 2014 Utah St. 7Tennessee38-5.551.5
November 30, 2013 Tennessee 27Kentucky143.552.5
November 23, 2013 Vanderbilt 14Tennessee10-2.548.5
November 9, 2013 Auburn 55Tennessee237.055.0

This season the Tennessee Volunteers have played 4 games here at home, averaging 31.5 points per game, while allowing 11.5 points per game. This has led to a season record of 3-1. Let's have a closer look at recent Tennessee Volunteers results when playing at home.

Recent Tennessee Volunteers Home Results

DateAwayTeamScoreHomeTeamScoreHomeLineTotal
October 11, 2014 Tennessee Chatanooga 10Tennessee45
October 4, 2014 Florida 10Tennessee9-3.054.0
September 6, 2014 Arkansas St. 19Tennessee34-16.059.5
August 31, 2014 Utah St. 7Tennessee38-5.551.5
November 23, 2013 Vanderbilt 14Tennessee10-2.548.5
November 9, 2013 Auburn 55Tennessee237.055.0
October 19, 2013 South Carolina 21Tennessee237.555.0
October 5, 2013 Georgia 34Tennessee3113.564.5
September 28, 2013 South Alabama 24Tennessee31-17.056.0
September 7, 2013 Western Kentucky 20Tennessee52-12.058.5

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