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    On Saturday at 6:00 PM ET, the Georgia Southern Eagles (1-0) will host the UAB Blazers (1-0).

    The Eagles are favored, but by less than a touchdown (-6.5), versus the Blazers. The over/under for this game is 59 points.

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    Game Info for Georgia Southern vs. UAB

    • Game Day: Saturday, September 9, 2023
    • Game Time: 6:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: ESPN+
    • Location: Statesboro, Georgia
    • Stadium: Allen E. Paulson Stadium
    Georgia Southern vs UAB Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
    Georgia Southern -6.5 -112 -108 59 -109 -111 -256 +208

    Georgia Southern Pick Insights

    • Georgia Southern won seven games against the spread last season, failing to cover six times.
    • Georgia Southern covered the spread when playing as at least 6.5-point favorites in two of two chances last season.
    • A total of six Georgia Southern games last season hit the over.

    Georgia Southern Stats & Insights

    • Last year, Georgia Southern racked up 9.5 more points per game (32.7) than UAB gave up (23.2).
    • When Georgia Southern put up over 23.2 points last year, it went 7-2 against the spread and 6-3 overall.
    • Georgia Southern collected 466.7 yards per game last year, 106.1 more yards than the 360.6 UAB allowed per outing.
    • When Georgia Southern totaled over 360.6 yards last year, the team was 7-5 against the spread and 6-6 overall.
    • Last season Georgia Southern piled up 137.2 yards per game on the ground, 29.3 fewer than UAB allowed per outing (166.5).
    • Last season Georgia Southern had a 3-2 ATS record and a 2-3 overall record in games the team ran for more than 166.5 yards.
    • Georgia Southern turned the ball over three more times (21 total) than UAB forced a turnover (18) last season.

    Georgia Southern’s Best Players

    • Kyle Vantrease had a passing stat line last year of 4,248 yards with a 61.4% completion rate (370-for-603), 27 touchdowns, 16 interceptions, and an average of 326.8 yards per game.
    • Jalen White picked up 915 rushing yards (70.4 per game) and 10 touchdowns last season. In the receiving game, he made 22 catches for 217 yards and one score.
    • Gerald Green posted 480 rushing yards on 88 carries and six touchdowns last season.
    • Khaleb Hood reeled in 86 catches for 921 yards (70.8 per game) while being targeted 131 times. He also scored three touchdowns.
    • Derwin Burgess Jr. also impressed receiving last year. He had 58 receptions for 717 yards and seven touchdowns. He was targeted 102 times.
    • Jeremy Singleton hauled in 66 passes on 103 targets for 713 yards and two touchdowns, compiling 54.8 receiving yards per game.
    • Justin Ellis’ hard work last season put up a stat line of 4.5 sacks, four TFL and 24 tackles.
    • Last season Anthony Wilson averaged 36 tackles, two TFL, 1.5 sacks, and one interception.
    • Tyler Bride collected two interceptions while adding 17 tackles, two TFL, and two passes defended last year.

    UAB Betting Insights

    • UAB is 1-0-0 against the spread this season.
    • UAB has not hit the over on a point total in one games with a set over/under.

    UAB Pick Insights

    • UAB averaged just 1.5 fewer points per game (30.1) than Georgia Southern surrendered (31.6) last season.
    • UAB was 4-3 against the spread and 6-1 overall last year when the team notched more than 31.6 points.
    • UAB collected 51.8 fewer yards per game (438.2) than Georgia Southern gave up per outing (490) last year.
    • When UAB totaled over 490 yards last season, the team was 2-3 against the spread and 4-1 overall.
    • Last year UAB racked up 235.1 yards per game on the ground, just 3.1 more yards than Georgia Southern allowed per outing (232).
    • Last season UAB had a 3-4 ATS record and a 5-2 overall record in games the team ran for over 232 yards.
    • UAB had 17 giveaways last season, while Georgia Southern had 17 takeaways.

    UAB’s Best Players

    • Dylan Hopkins averaged 147.7 pass yards per contest and threw for 10 touchdowns last season.
    • Dewayne McBride tallied 1,710 rushing yards and 19 touchdowns on the ground during last year’s campaign.
    • Jermaine Brown Jr. rushed for 948 yards and eight touchdowns last season.
    • Trea Shropshire averaged 71 receiving yards and racked up six receiving touchdowns over the course of the 2022 season.
    • Tejhaun Palmer collected two touchdowns and had 479 receiving yards (36.8 ypg) in 2022.
    • Samario Rudolph worked his way to two receiving touchdowns and 262 receiving yards (20.2 ypg) last season.
    • Drew Tuazama proved to be a strong defender last year, recording five sacks, three TFL and 22 tackles.
    • Noah Wilder put together a strong stat line last year, tallying 82 tackles, four TFL, and 0.5 sacks.
    • A year ago Jaylen Key collected 48 tackles, three TFL, one sack, and three passes defended as well as three interceptions.

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