NC_Tigah LSU Fan Member since Sep 2003 47375 posts
LSU vs. Georgia Point Spread: Opens Bulldogs -3 (Posted on 9/22/13 at 7:49 pm)
quote: The LSU vs. Georgia point spread for Week 5 has opened up with the Bulldogs as a -3 point home favorite.
LSU has won the last two in this series while UGA won the three previous games.
The Tigers beat Auburn 35-21 in Week 4 to go 4-0 coming into this game against UGA. LSU running back Jeremy Hill scored touchdowns of 49, 10 and 6 yards. He set up yet another score with a 54-yard scamper in which he was shoved out of bounds at the 1. Hill is the first LSU player in the last 10 seasons to run for 150 yards or more in a half.
Georgia torched North Texas by a final score of 45-21 but this was in no way an easy win. North Texas tied the game at 21 with 14:17 in the third quarter. Motivated, Georgia went on a 24-0 run, securing a 45-21 win.
The Tigers are 10-3 Against The Spread in their last 13 games after accumulating more than 200 yards rushing in their previous game.
The Tigers are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games following a Straight Up win.
The Bulldogs are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 conference games.
The Bulldogs are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games.
Georgia is 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games following a ATS loss.
The Bulldogs are 4-11 ATS in their last 15 home games vs. a team with a winning road record.