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USC vs. Syracuse

  Saturday Sep 8, 2012 - 3:30 pm - East Rutherford, NJ (Neutral Site) | Odds: Southern California by 24.5, Total Points: 62 | Team Pages: USC | SYR

Game Winner Pick Confidence Projection
USC USC 94.7%
SYR 5.3%
ATS Pick Confidence Projection
USC -24.5 USC 54.1%
SYR 45.9%
Totals Pick Confidence Projection
Under 64.0 Over 46.0%
Under 54.0%
Money Line Value Pick Confidence Projection
Lay Off USC -1.3%
SYR -1.4%
Final Score Projection Likely Score Vegas Implied Actual
USC 44.4 45 44.2 42
SYR 17.8 17 19.8 29

Offensive Stat Comparison

USC SYR
Yards/Play 6.5 4.9
Points/Play 0.506 0.346
Rush Play % 46.28% 47.69%
Pass Play % 53.72% 52.31%
Completion % 69.13% 60.89%
3D Conv % 48.32% 43.90%
RZ Scoring % 80.77% 85.37%

Defensive Stat Comparison

USC SYR
Opp Yards/Play 5.3 5.4
Opp Points/Play 0.331 0.404
Opp Completion % 63.90% 63.64%
Opp 3D Conv % 40.12% 42.14%
Opp RZ Scoring % 75.56% 84.21%