Preview: Auburn Tigers vs. Vanderbilt Commodores
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The fans at Vanderbilt Stadium will be treated to a game between the Auburn Tigers (-4.5) and the Vanderbilt Commodores when they take their seats on Saturday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 4½-point favorites versus the Commodores, while the game’s total has not yet been posted.
Jake Ricks’ fumble return for a touchdown in the third quarter proved to be the difference as Auburn just squeaked by Tennessee 14-12 in Week 5.
The Tigers failed to cover the 6.5-point spread, while the combined score played UNDER the day’s posted total of 40.5.
Bryant Hahnfeldt booted two field goals in the fourth quarter to help Vanderbilt upset Mississippi 23-17 in Week 4, as 7-point underdogs. The combined 40 points fell UNDER the posted total of 50.
Vanderbilt has won 4 straight games.
Auburn: 4-1 SU, 1-4 ATS
Vanderbilt: 4-0 SU, 4-0 ATS
Auburn Tigers most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 7-3
Vanderbilt Commodores most recently:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Auburn is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Vanderbilt
Auburn is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Auburn is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Auburn is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Vanderbilt
Vanderbilt is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Vanderbilt is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Vanderbilt’s last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Vanderbilt’s last 15 games
Auburn home to Arkansas, Saturday, October 11
Vanderbilt at Mississippi State, Saturday, October 11