Georgia is a touchdown favorite in college football odds and the total on the game is 64. AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl betting should be exciting with both teams having offenses that can put points on the board. Texas A&M and Georgia have met five times in history but not since 1980 when Georgia won 42-0. This will be the second appearance for Georgia in AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl betting while A&M is making their third appearance in the bowl game.
Georgia may not have an impressive record in college football odds at 7-5 but they played a brutal schedule this season. In fact, they played five teams that were ranked in the Top 25 when they met them. Georgia is making its 13th-straight bowl game appearance. Georgia has been winning lately by running the football. They have rushed for 1,008 yards in their last four games. Overall, Georgia is averaging 361.8 yards per game. Texas A&M comes into AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl betting at 6-6. They averaged 465.3 yards per game. They are 15th in the nation in scoring offense, averaging 33.92 points per game.
The motivation edge in AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl betting could be with Texas A&M. "I know we definitely want to be here," Texas A&M coach Mike Sherman said, "We're excited about being here and coming to Shreveport. The people here have been phenomenal as far as recruiting us even before we became bowl eligible.” Motivation might be a problem for Georgia but head coach Mark Richt is an excellent coach and usually has his teams ready in college football odds. Georgia fired defensive coordinator Willie Martinez; defensive ends coach Jon Fabris and linebacker’s coach/co-defensive coordinator John Jancek so Richt is going to take a big role in preparing the defense for this AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl betting game.
The Aggies are 3-7 vs. college football odds in their last 10 non-conference games. The Aggies are 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 games as an underdog. The Aggies are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 bowl games.
AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl betting indicates that the Bulldogs are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 bowl games. The Bulldogs are 3-12 ATS in their last 15 games as a favorite.