Oklahoma vs Alabama – Sugar Bowl Betting Trends

Oklahoma vs Alabama – Sugar Bowl Betting Trends

Oklahoma vs Alabama – Sugar Bowl Betting Trends

The 10-2 Oklahoma Sooners will take the 11-1 Alabama Crimson Tide in the Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, in what should be one of the best bowl games of this season.

#11 Oklahoma Sooners (10-2) vs. #3 Alabama Crimson Tide (11-1)
The Oklahoma Sooners are 15.5 point underdogs facing the Alabama Crimson Tide in the ALLSTATE Sugar Bowl.

Starts: 01/02/2014 8:30PM
Mercedes-Benz Superdome, 1500 Sugar Bowl Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana

Oklahoma vs Alabama – Sugar Bowl Betting Trends

Top Trends For This Matchup:

  • Oklahoma this season: 10-2 SU, 7-5 ATS
  • The Sooners are 27-18-1 in bowl games (.598 W-L%)
  • Oklahoma is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oklahoma’s last 6 games
  • The Sooners are 1-4 in bowl games against SEC opponents under Bob Stoops.
  • Oklahoma is 0-7 ATS against SEC opponents since 1992.
  • When playing in January the Sooners are 4-6 SU
  • When playing on turf the Sooners are 7-3 SU
  • In games after being outgained by previous opponent in total yards the Sooners are 9-1 SU
  • When an underdog on the road the Sooners are 4-6 SU
  • Alabama: 11-1 SU, 7-5 ATS
  • Alabama is 15-1 SU in its last 16 games
  • When playing in January the Crimson Tide is 6-2 SU
  • When playing on turf the Crimson is 10-0 SU
  • In game after outgaining the previous opponent in total yards the Crimson Tide is 9-1 SU
  • When favored at home the Crimson 9-1 SU
  • Alabama is 35-22-3 in bowl games (608 W-L%); they have won four in a row, in fact, their last bowl loss came at the Sugar Bowl in 2008.
  • AJ McCarron will play his last game as the Crimson Tide QB; he leads the school in passing yards (8,632) and touchdown passes (75).
  • Oklahoma has won the two meetings against Alabama, but these two programs haven’t met since 2003.

Sugar Bowl Last 10 Results:

  • January 4, 2004 | LSU 21-14 Oklahoma
  • January 3, 2005 | Auburn 16-13 Virginia Tech
  • January 2, 2006 | West Virginia 38-35 Georgia
  • January 3, 2007 | LSU 41-14 Notre Dame
  • January 1, 2008 | Georgia 41-10 Hawai?i
  • January 2, 2009 | Utah 31-17 Alabama
  • January 1, 2010 | Florida 51-24 Cincinnati
  • January 4, 2011 | Ohio State 31-26 Arkansas
  • January 3, 2012 | Michigan 23-20 Virginia Tech 20
  • January 2, 2013 | Louisville 33-23 Florida