South Carolina Gamecocks vs Clemson Tigers Prediction, 11/26/2022 College Football Picks, Best Bets & Odds
Game: South Carolina Gamecocks vs Clemson Tigers
Date: Saturday, November 26, 2022
Location: Memorial Stadium in Clemson, SC
Odds/Point Spread: Tigers (-16)
Memorial Stadium is the location where the Clemson Tigers (10-1) will try to beat the South Carolina Gamecocks (7-4) on Saturday. South Carolina opens this contest as 16-point dogs. The betting total comes in at 50.
The South Carolina Gamecocks step onto the field holding a record of 7-4 this season. In their last game, the Gamecocks faced the Tennessee Volunteers and walked away with a win by a score of 63-38. Spencer Rattler connected on 30/37 with 438 yds through the air and 6 TDs. He had a quarterback rate of 234 and ended the game with no interceptions. Jaheim Bell was the leader on the ground for the Gamecocks with 17 totes for 82 yards (4.8 yards per carry). The South Carolina Gamecocks ran the football 38 times and had 153 yds, earning them an average of 4.0 yards per carry. At the end of the game, they ran 76 plays which totaled 606 yards. South Carolina surrendered 29 pass completions on 50 tries for a total of 355 yds, and a completion percentage of 58.0%. On the ground, the Gamecocks conceded 152 yards on 28 attempts, which is an average of 5.4 yds per run allowed.
The Gamecocks have attained 4,158 total yards for the season. In terms of distribution of touchdowns, South Carolina has earned 18 touchdowns via the pass and 25 touchdowns on the ground. They have given the ball to the opposition 23 different times. South Carolina has a total of 213 1st downs as a unit, and they have committed 77 infractions for 701 yards. As a team they hold an average of 129.5 yards on the ground ranking them 96th in Division 1. Concerning putting the ball in the endzone, the South Carolina Gamecocks are averaging 31.7 PPG.
When it comes to passing yards, the Gamecocks are giving up 2,295 yds which puts them in 45th in the country. They have conceded 208.6 yards per contest via the pass as well as giving up a completion percentage of 55.8%. Over the course of this year, they are giving up 397.0 yards/game which ranks them 85th in D-1. They have yielded 20 touchdowns through the air as well as 18 touchdowns running the ball. They are giving up an average of 4.7 yards per run and 188.4 yards on the ground per game on the campaign. For the season, they have allowed 2,072 rushing yards through 11 games. The Gamecocks are ranked 79th in the nation regarding team defense, conceding 27.3 points per game.
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The Tigers come into this game with a record of 10-1 for this year. The last time they took the field, the Tigers got the victory with a final of 40-10 when they faced the Miami Hurricanes. D.J. Uiagalelei (2 TDs) finished the game with 227 yds on 22/34 through the air while his quarterback rate was 134.3. He had 1 interception and his average yards per attempt was 6.7. D.J. Uiagalelei ran the ball 17 times for 89 yds, ending the game with 5.2 yds per attempt for Clemson. The Tigers finished the game with a total of 447 yds and they ran 84 plays (5.3 yds per play). Clemson ran the football for 4.3 yds per carry, finishing the game with 207 yards on 48 attempts. Clemson gave up 24 running attempts for 30 yds (1.3 yds per carry). The Tigers passing defense allowed a completion percentage of 50.0%, surrendering 68 yds on 9 for 18 passing.
The Clemson Tigers are averaging 412.6 yards per outing, which is good for 51st in the country. The Clemson offense has racked up 561 yards of penalties on 63 violations, which is 78th in D-1 in terms of helping out the other team. For the year so far, the Tigers have thrown for 2,511 yards through the air in addition to holding an average of 228.3 throwing yards per game, which has them ranked 70th in D-1. In relation to the points being put on the board, the Tigers are ranked 28th in the country by tallying 34.7 PPG.
The Tigers are giving up 20.0 PPG, which has them 24th in the country. Clemson has yielded a total of 1,146 yards rushing (104.2 yards/game) and 8 touchdowns via the rush on the year. Over the course of the season, they have conceded 220 total points. They have given up 17 touchdowns via the pass in addition to 214.5 yards per game, which has them ranked 51st in Division 1. The Tigers defense has been on the field for 715 plays, which is good for 38th in D-1.
Who will win tonight's Gamecocks/Tigers college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Gamecocks +16
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