South Carolina vs. Vanderbilt - 11/2/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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South Carolina vs. Vanderbilt

Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 6:31 PM (Williams-Brice Stadium )

SOCAR -16 Total 52

TV: SEC

On Saturday, the Vanderbilt Commodores visit Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina to play an SEC showdown against the South Carolina Gamecocks. The Commodores had a bye this week and defeated Missouri 21-14 the week prior to the bye. Riley Heal come in off the bench and tossed a 21-yard touchdown pass with just less than nine minutes remaining to give Vandy a lead it would not relinquish. 

Riley Neal has thrown for 1,147 yards, five touchdowns and four interceptions for Vandy. The leading rusher is Ke’Shawn Vaughn with 703 yards and six touchdowns. Kalija Lipscomb leads all receivers with 377 yards and two touchdowns. Dimitri Moore is the leading tackler for the Commodores with 51.

South Carolina fell to 3-5 on the season following its 41-21 loss to Tennessee. The Gamecocks led at the half 21-17 thanks to big plays. Ryan Hilinski finished the game with 319 yards passing that included a 79-yard touchdown strike to Shi Smith on the first snap of the game. South Carolina was not able to cover the top wide outs for Tennessee and were repeatedly burned for big plays. 

Ryan Hilinski is the leading passer for South Carolina with 1,517 yards, eight touchdowns and three interceptions. Tavien Feaster leads the Gamecocks with 572yards rushing and five touchdowns. Bryan Edwards leads South Carolina in receiving with 587 yards and four touchdowns. Ernest Jones leads the Gamecocks in tackles with 62.

Vanderbilt is 1-7 ATS in its last 8

The UNDER has cashed in 6 of the Commodores last 7 in SEC play

South Carolina is 4-0 ATS in its last 4 played in November

The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Gamecocks last 7 versus an opponent with a losing record.

South Carolina has played much better this season than has Vanderbilt. The Gamecocks have covered the number in 15 of the last 22 after gaining over 100 yards on the ground the previous game. Vanderbilt has failed to cover 7 of its last 8 overall and each of its last 4 versus an opponent with a losing record. Final Score Prediction, South Carolina Gamecocks win and cover ATS 38-17

David’s Pick South Carolina Gamecocks -16

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.