Week 5 lowest point spread games
Week 5 of college football is
closing in, we take a look at the football games with the lowest
point spread, as well as the betting odds.
football resumes with Week 5 and we will look into the point
spread on the Saturday games for the lowest point spread and the
best betting odds. The first game is the match-up between
Syracuse (1-3) and Miami Ohio (1-3). The point spread on this
game favors Syracuse -1.5 points as posted by the online betting
Bookmaker. The total is
sitting at 51 points and Syracuse is favorite to win with odds
-120, while Miami Ohio is paying out EVEN. Syracuse is 1-4
against the spread in its last 5 games on the road and Miami
(Ohio) is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games at home. The total has
gone OVER in 4 of Syracuse's last 5 games.
Next comes the game between Alabama
(3-1) and Florida State (2-1). The visiting Alabama Crimson Tide
are underdog with betting odds +120 and Florida State is
favorite at -140. Florida State is -2.5 points chalk on the
spread and the total was posted last at 42 points. Florida State
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games.
Another tight point spread could be
found on game between UCLA (3-1) and Oregon State (2-2). Oregon
State are -1.5 points favorite against the spread with total of
56 points. The Beavers are also betting odds favorite at -125
compared to UCLA at +105 at
Bookmaker. Betting trends
reveal that UCLA is 4-1 against the spread in its last 5 games
when playing Oregon State and have won 4 out of the last 5 games
against the Beavers. The total has gone OVER in 4 of UCLA's last
5 games and OVER in 12 of UCLA's last 17 games on the road.
Western Michigan (1-3) will visit Toledo
(1-3) with even lower point spread difference. The Western
Michigan Broncos are only -1 point favorite on the Saturday
college football game spread and the total is currently set at
67.5 points. Western Michigan are favorite to win the game with
a payout of -120 and Toledo are posted with EVEN betting odds.
Western Michigan is 1-4 against the spread in its last 5 games
when playing on the road against Toledo and total has gone OVER
in 5 of Toledo's last 6 games at home.
Penn State (3-1) vs. Illinois (3-1) is
another Week 5 college football game which could swing either
way. Right now Penn State are spread favorite -3 points with
total at 46 points, as well as listed with the betting odds of
-160 on winning the game on Saturday. Illinois is underdog with
odds +140. In their last 8 games against Illinois, Penn State is
6-2 against the spread and 7-1 straight up. The total has gone
UNDER in 5 of Penn State's last 6 games on the road.
And we will close this Week 5 lowest
spread betting preview with the college football game between
the Clemson Tigers (4-0) and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
(2-2). Clemson is favorite to win the game with odds -150 and
the odds on Georgia Tech are +130. The point spread favors the
Clemson Tigers -3 points and the total is sitting at 50.5
points. Previous betting trends show that Clemson is 5-1 against
the spread in its last 6 games when playing Georgia Tech, but
the Yellow Jackets are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games at home.
All odds, point spread and total numbers
Published on 09/26/2007