Alabama Crimson Tide vs South Carolina Gamecocks Week 3 Game Preview
The Alabama Crimson Tide are off to an expected dominant start. After bulldozing the Duke Blue Devils in Week 1, Nick Saban’s boys shredded the New Mexico State Aggies at home.
Will the South Carolina Gamecocks be their next victims? Or are we about to see an earth-shaking upset down in Tuscaloosa. Go ahead and have a dose of this Nitrogen Sports Blog 2019 NCAAF Week 3 Alabama vs South Carolina preview.
Alabama vs South Carolina Week 3 game preview
When: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Where: Williams-Brice Stadium, Columbia, South Carolina
Odds: Alabama (-25.5) vs. South Carolina (+25.5)
What to know about the Alabama Crimson Tide (2-0)
Alabama vs South Carolina 2019 NCAAF Week 3 moneyline odds for the Crimson Tide: -2564
The perennial power Alabama already has a couple of blowouts under their belts in 2019. They dusted Duke and New Mexico State while only giving up 13 points in the process. QB Tua Tagovailoa is compiling Heisman-worthy stats so far. The talented Tide should have no problem dicing up the Gamecocks in Week 2.
You should also take note that OL Chris Owens is questionable with an unspecified injury and Tua Tagovailoa is doing great as he’s thrown 556 yards and 7 touchdowns in 2019 alone.
What to know about the South Carolina Gamecocks (1-1)
Alabama vs South Carolina 2019 NCAAF Week 3 moneyline odds for the Gamecocks: +1075
The Gamecocks put up an impressive 72 points in their Week 2 matchup against Charleston Southern. It was a solid bounce back for them after dropping their opener to UNC. They were able to move the ball with ease in the air and on the ground. But now they’ll be facing a new level of opponents.
The Alabama Crimson Tide will give the South Carolina offense some trouble. If South Carolina want to be in the mix, they’ll have to be extremely physical in the trenches with Alabama’s big men.
- Alabama is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games.
- South Carolina are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home.
The Crimson Tide are a freight train, and they even have a bigger momentum heading into the 2019 NCAAF Week 3 matchup against the Gamecocks.
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