On Saturday, November 25th at 3:30 PM ET, the Auburn Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide face off at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, AL. CBS will carry the TV coverage for the game. Alabama comes into this SEC matchup, as the 14.5 point road favorite. See who I got coming out on top and covering the spread on Saturday.
ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE VS AUBURN TIGERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Auburn Tigers +14.5
This game will be played at Jordan-Hare Stadium at 3:30 ET on Saturday, November 25th.
WHY BET THE AUBURN TIGERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 32-18 in favor of Alabama.
- Even though we have Alabama winning straight-up, we like Auburn at +14.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 49 points, and we like the over with a projected 50 points.
Can the Crimson Tide Pull Off a Win at Auburn?
The Alabama Crimson Tide take on the Auburn with a 10-1 record, including 4-0 on the road and 5-1 at home.
Alabama heads into this week’s matchup with an ATS record of 7-3. So far, they have been favored in every game and have an average scoring margin of +19.2 points per contest.
Alabama has put together an over/under record of 7-3 throughout this season. The average combined score in their games has been 53.9 points, and the standard over/under line has stood at 51.4 points.
The Crimson Tide’s heads into the game, averaging 177.3 rushing yards per game and 4 yards per attempt. Overall, they’re 42nd in rushing yards and 42nd in passing yards at 229 yards per contest. Alabama is averaging 36.5 points per game, which is 15th in the nation.
Alabama’s defense is ranked 168th in passing yards allowed per game as they prepare for this matchup. Opponents have attempted an average of 30.9 passing attempts against the Crimson Tide. They have given up 17.4 points per game so far, placing them 60th in college football. In the NCAA’s rush defense category, they are 38th.
Will Auburn Win at Home?
So far, the Auburn Tigers are 6-5, including going 3-2 on the road and 2-3 at home.
Auburn’s average scoring differential for the season is +6.1 leading to an ATS mark of 5-5. The Tigers have been favored five times and the underdog in five games
Over the course of 11 games, the average over/under line in Auburn’s matchups has been 50.2 points. These games have had an average combined score of 49 points, leading to an OU record of 4-6.
On the offensive side, Auburn has averaged 27.5 points per game this season. This figure has them 57th in the NCAA. Their passing game, averaging 162.9 passing yards, is ranked 117th nationally. In terms of rushing, they’re 21st in rushing yards with an average of 431 rushing attempts per contest this season.
Coming into this week’s game, the Auburn defense is 81st in points allowed at 21.5 points per game. So far, team’s have averaged 196.5 passing yards per game vs. the unit (47th). On the ground, they are giving up 156.9 rushing yards, putting them 94th in college football.