On Tuesday, Dec. 27, the Georgia Southern Eagles face off against the Buffalo Bulls a -3.5 favorite at the 2022 Camelia Bowl. The game happens in Montgomery, Alabama, which means Georgia Southern should have the crowd behind them. Does that mean the Eagles win and cover the spread? Or will the Bulls find a way to get it done? Check out NCAA Football Bowl Odds, analysis, and a free pick for Georgia Southern versus Buffalo.
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Georgia Southern V. Buffalo Lines | Camelia Bowl Odds
- When: Tuesday, Dec. 27 at 12:00 pm ET
- Where: Cramton Bowl, Montgomery, AL
- TV / Streaming: ESPN/ESPN+
- ATS Odds: Georgia Southern -3.5
- Money line Odds: Buffalo +139 / Georgia Southern -170
- Over/Under Odds: 67
Why bet on Georgia Southern versus Buffalo?
The Eagles boast one of the nation’s top offenses. Georgia Southern ranks nineteenth in total yards per, fourth in passing yards each game, and thirtieth in points scored each contest.
During the regular season, quarterback Kyle Vantrease threw for 3,896 yards and tossed 25 touchdowns. Vantrease also rushed for 3 TDs. Jalen White rushed for 910 yards and 10 TDs.
Georgia Southern Eagles Offensive Averages
- Total Yards: 468.6
- Passing Yards: 327.4
- Rushing Yards: 141.2
- Points Scored: 33.7
- Turnovers: 4
Georgia Southern Eagles Defensive Averages
- Total Yards: 498.6
- Passing Yards: 257.4
- Rushing Yards: 241.2
- Points Scored: 32.3
- Takeaways: 11
Why bet on Buffalo versus Georgia Southern?
Buffalo ended the season winning 6 of their final 9 games. Not only that, but the Bulls could have won two of the three losses.
Kent beat Buffalo 30-27 in overtime. That game could have gone either way. Central Michigan beat the Bulls by 4 in another game that could have gone to Buffalo. In addition, because the Bulls play in the deep MAC, Buffalo is more battle-tested than Georgia Southern.
Buffalo Bulls Offensive Averages
- Total Yards: 376.4
- Passing Yards: 232.8
- Rushing Yards: 143.6
- Points Scored: 29.0
- Turnovers: 9
Buffalo Bulls Defensive Averages
- Total Yards: 391.3
- Passing Yards: 216.2
- Rushing Yards: 175.1
- Points Scored: 27.2
- Takeaways: 12
Eagles vs Bulls Relevant Trends
- Eagles are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games
- Georgia Southern is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games after allowing more than 450 total yards in their previous
- Under is 4-0 in the Eagles’ last 4 games at a neutral site
- Bulls are 0-6-1 ATS in their last 7 games following an ATS loss
- Buffalo is 2-7 ATS in their last 9 neutral site games
- Over is 4-1 in the Bulls’ last 5 games
Georgia Southern Eagles vs Buffalo Bulls Final Betting Prediction
This is a tough game to handicap because neither team heads into this playing their best football. Georgia Southern is 1-3 ATS in their last 4.
Buffalo is 0-4 ATS in their last 4. So finding a winner against the spread is tough. But at the end, Georgia Southern gets the nod.
The Eagles give up enough points per game to make our heads spin. However, Georgia Southern has a couple of signature victories that make them the play to cover.
Georgia Southern beat James Madison and Appalachian State during the regular season. Also, the Eagles lost to a quality squad like Coastal Carolina by just 4 points.
Ohio dusted Buffalo 45-24 and Coastal Carolina beat Buffalo 38-26. Georgia Southern wins and covers.
2022 Camelia Bowl Pick: Georgia Southern -3.5