Check out our free Volunteers vs Commodores pick and preview for NCAAF week 13 game in Nashville. See who we like to win and cover the spread in this week’s NCAAF matchup.
Volunteers vs Commodores Pick & Preview: NCAAF Week 13 Betting Odds
The Volunteers will play host to the Commodores at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, TN, with a kickoff scheduled for 7:30 PM ET. The game will be televised on SECN. Tennessee comes into this SEC contest, as the -14 point road favorite. The over-under point total is currently set at 64.5.
Volunteers vs Commodores Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAF
- Teams: Tennessee Volunteers at Vanderbilt Commodores
- Where: Nashville at Vanderbilt Stadium
- Date: Saturday, November 26th
- Betting Odds:
- TENN -14, TENN -570 | VAND +409 O/U 64.5
As the Volunteers travel to take on the Vanderbilt Commodores, they have an overall record of 9-2. This includes going 5-2 in SEC action.
Tennessee is coming off a 25 loss to South Carolina by a score of 63-38. The Volunteers entered the game as 22.5 point road underdogs, making this an ATS loss. The two team’s combined to score 101 points, surpassing the over-under betting line of 67.0. In the win, the team’s defense gave up a total of 606 yards, with 153 coming on the ground. So far, the team is ranked 26th in rush yards allowed per game. Currently, Tennessee is ranked 193rd in passing yards allowed and is coming off a game in which they gave up 453 yards through the air.
Coming into this week’s game, the Tennessee offense is averaging 46.55. So far, big plays have been hard to come by for the unit, as they rank poorly in explosive plays in both on the ground and through the air. However, they have an opportunity to put together an above average performance vs a Vanderbilt defense ranked 124th in EPA. This season, the Tennessee offense has turned to the run at a below average rate. But, this week they have an opportunity to move the ball on the ground as Vanderbilt has struggled up front. For the year, the Volunteers are averaging 191.55 yards per gameon the ground. In the passing game, the Volunteers will look to continue their strong play, as they are the 6th ranked team in pass yards per game at, 348.82. So far, they are 85th in pass attempts, at 33.82 per game.
As the Commodores travel to take on the Tennessee Volunteers, they have an overall record of 5-6. This includes going 2-5 in SEC action.
Last week, Vanderbilt beat Florida by a score of 31-24. Leading into the matchup, the Commodores were 14.0 point underdogs. With their 55 combined points, the two teams remained below the over-under line of 58.0. In the loss, the team’s defense gave up a total of 445 yards, with 45 coming on the ground. So far, the team is ranked 89th in rush yards allowed per game. Currently, Vanderbilt is ranked 191st in passing yards allowed and is coming off a game in which they gave up 400 yards through the air.
Coming into this week’s game, the Vanderbilt offense is averaging 26.82. So far, big plays have been hard to come by for the unit, as they rank poorly in explosive plays in both on the ground and through the air. However, they have an opportunity to put together an above average performance vs a Tennessee defense ranked 88th in EPA. Look for the Commodores offense to struggle on the ground, as they are facing a Tennessee defense that is tough up front. This season, the Volunteers are averaging 161.09 yards per game and have a below average rush rate compared to other teams. Heading into the game, the Commodores will be looking to turn things around in the passing game, as their per game average of 194.64 yards places them 143rd in the NCAA. So far, they are the 149th ranked team in attempts per contest (28.73).
Odds & Free Betting Analysis for this NCAFF Game
In terms of betting, the Volunteers have an ATS record of 5-3-0. Their current over-under record sits at 4-4-0. Through their last 5 road contests, the Volunteers offense has averaged 34.0 points per game while allowing an average of 35.6. Tennessee posted an overall record of 2-3-0 while going 2-3-0 ATS.
In terms of betting, the Commodores have an ATS record of 5-5-0. Their current over-under record sits at 6-4-0. Across their 5 previous home games, Vanderbilt has an ATS mark of 1-4-0. Their straight up record in these matchups was 2-3-0 while averaging 30.6 points per game.
Volunteers vs Commodores Pick
Free Spread Prediction: Tennessee Volunteers -14
Free Total Prediction: Over 64.5
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