Save the best for last: Auburn Tigers versus Alabama
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
The Auburn Tigers will close their regular season with a visit to No. 1 and college football betting odds-on favorite the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday, November 26th at Bryant–Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa. Here are the NCAA football betting lines at BetNow sportsbook:
Auburn +17½ (-110) +650
The Tigers (8-3) shutout the Alabama A&M Bulldogs 55-0 on Saturday. QB Jeremy Johnson threw 14 of 19 for 147 yards with one TD pass to Kyle Davis. Kam Martin ran for 176 yards and two TDs on 21 carries. Tony Stevens had 44 yards on four receptions. Daniel Thomas had five tackles. Derrick Brown and Javaris Davis each had a sack. Montravius Adams and Stephen Roberts each intercepted a pass. Daniel Carlson kicked 2 of 3 field goals. The Tigers had not won a game since November 5th.
The Tide (11-0) beat the Chattanooga Mocs 31-3 on Saturday. Jalen Hurts went 15 of 21 for 136 yards with three TDs – two to Gehrig Dieter. Damien Harris ran for 91 yards and one TD on 13 carries. Calvin Ridley had 94 yards and one TD on seven receptions. Ronnie Harrison had 11 tackles. Andy Pappanastos made 1 of 1 field goals. The Tide have won 11 games in a row this season.
Auburn is averaging 473.5 total yards (175.7 passing and 297.8 rushing) and allowing 334.5 total yards (216.8 passing and 117.7 rushing) per game. Johnson is 18 of 25 (72%) for 185 yards with one TD and one pick. Kamryn Pettway has run for 1106 yards on 173 carries, while Kerryon Johnson has 11 rushing TDs. Stevens has 466 yards and three TDs on 29 catches. Tray Matthews has 67 combined tackles. Carl Lawson has 9½ sacks. Joshua Holsey has intercepted three passes. College football betting odds and trends for the Tigers: they are 6-2 against the spread and 7-1 straight-up in their last eight games, 4-1 against the spread and straight-up in their last five road games, 1-4 against the spread and straight-up in their last five games versus ‘Bama, and 2-4 against the spread in their last six visits to Alabama.
Alabama is averaging 477.6 total yards (225.2 passing and 252.5 rushing) and allowing 253.1 total yards (183.7 passing and 69.4 rushing) per game. Hurts is 181 of 280 (64.6%) for 2139 yards with 18 TDs and seven picks and has run for 803 yards and 11 TDs on 142 carries. O.J. Howard has 359 yards on 30 catches, while Dieter has three receiving TDs. Reuben Foster has 75 combined tackles. Tim Williams has eight sacks. Minkah Fitzpatrick has intercepted four passes. College football betting odds and trends for the Tide: they are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games, 5-0 straight-up in their last five games, 6-2 against the spread in their last eight home games, 5-0 straight-up in their last five home games, 4-1 against the spread and straight-up in their last five games versus the Tigers, and 4-2 in their last six games hosting the Tigers.