Georgia State Vs Western Kentucky – Bet The Autonation Cure Bowl

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Georgia State Vs Western Kentucky – Bet The Autonation Cure Bowl

The Georgia State Panthers and Western Kentucky will both look to close out their respective 2017 campaigns on a positive note when they square off in the 2017 Autonation Cure Bowl on December 16 at 2:30 PM ET live from Camping World Stadium in Orlando.

The Autonation Cure College Football Bowl game betting line has been listed at -6 in favor of Western Kentucky over Georgia State. The over/under is 52. You can watch the game on CBSSN or stream it via CBS Sports.

Georgia State Vs Western Kentucky – Bet The Autonation Cure Bowl

Autonation Cure Bowl
Georgia State (6-5) vs. Western Kentucky (6-6)
When: Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 2:30 PM ET
Where: Camping World Stadium, Orlando, Florida
Odds: Western Kentucky -6
Total: 52

Should You Bet On Georgia State To Win The Autonation Cure Bowl

Georgia State lost their final two regular-season games, including their humbling 24-10 loss to Idaho on Dec. 2 while failing to cover the spread as a 7.5-point underdog. The Panthers struggled to score the ball this season as they averaged a modest 19.7 points per game (118th) this season. Quarterback Conner Manning completed 63.7 percent of his passes this season for 2,870 yards with 13 TD passes and seven interceptions but has failed to throw a touchdown in each of Georgia State’s last two games.

The Panthers also gave up almost a touchdown per game more than they averaged in allowing 25.5 points per game defensively (55th).

Should You Bet On Western Kentucky To Win The Autonation Cure Bowl

Western Kentucky lost four of their final five games including a 41-17 loss to Florida International in their regular season finale while failing to cover the spread as a 3-point underdog. The Hilltoppers’ only win in their final five games came in their next-to-last regular season game when they got past Middle Tennessee 41-38 in overtime.

The Hilltoppers averaged 26.2 points per game this season (83rd) as quarterback Mike White had an impressive season by completing 65.6 percent of his passes while throwing for 3,826 yards with 24 TD passes and just six interceptions. Over his final two games, White has thrown seven touchdown passes and no picks. Defensively, the Hilltoppers gave up just a few percentage points more per contest than they averaged offensively in allowing 26.8 points per contest (69th).

How To Bet The Autonation Cure Bowl

Georgia State is just 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games after scoring less than 20 points in their previous game and a winless 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. Western Kentucky has gone 4-0 ATS in their last four in the month of December. The fact that the Panthers can’t score– and give up almost a touchdown more per game more than they average is why Western Kentucky is the easy pick to win and cover the chalk!

Pick: Western Kentucky -5