Sugar Bowl Playoff Semifinal: Alabama vs. Clemson: Point Spread Line Movement

Monday Jan 1, 2018 8:45 pm - New Orleans, LA (Neutral Site)
Odds: Alabama by 2.5, Total Points: 47

ALA -2.5 Open -2.0 High -2.5
Last -2.0 Low -2.0

Line Movement

The chart above graphs odds data from Pinnacle Sports

Historical Results of Games with Similar Lines

Since the start of the 2012-2013 college football season there have been 391 games where the closing line favored the away team by 1.5 to 3.5 points. In these games:

  • The team like Alabama won the game 243 times (62.1%)
  • The team like Clemson won the game 148 times (37.9%)
  • The team like Alabama did better against the spread, going 210-174-7 (54.7% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 0.8 points

Historical Results of Games with Similar Line Movement

Since the start of the 2014-2015 college football season there have been 561 games where the closing line favored the initial favorite by 0.5 points more than the opening line.

In these games, the team like Clemson did better against the spread, going 299-251-11 (54.4% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 1.2 points.

Spread History

Pinnacle BetOnline Bookmaker
Current -2.5 -2.5 -3.0
Open -2.0 -2.0 -2.5
History
12/11 10:05 AM -- -- -3.0
12/11 12:55 AM -- -- -3.0
12/08 10:45 PM -- -- -3.0
12/07 11:23 AM -2.5 -- --
12/05 10:43 PM -2.5 -- --
12/05 02:55 PM -- -- -2.5
12/05 11:58 AM -- -2.5 --
12/05 11:55 AM -- -- -2.5
12/05 11:53 AM -2.5 -- --
12/05 09:28 AM -- -2.0 --
12/05 09:15 AM -- -- -2.0
12/05 02:05 AM -- -- -1.5
12/04 10:25 PM -- -- -1.5
12/04 06:18 PM -- -2.0 --
12/04 05:05 PM -- -- -2.0
12/04 04:45 PM -- -- -2.0
12/04 03:25 PM -- -- -2.0
12/04 03:18 PM -- -2.0 --
12/04 09:23 AM -2.0 -- --
12/04 09:05 AM -- -- -2.0
12/04 04:15 AM -- -- -2.0
12/03 08:35 PM -- -- -2.0
12/03 05:55 PM -- -- -2.5
12/03 02:43 PM -2.0 -- --
12/03 02:38 PM -- -2.0 --