The Florida Atlantic Owls will travel in non-conference play to face the Auburn Tigers in an NCAA college football game on Saturday night.
Start time from Auburn is set for 7:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by FSN.
The betting odds from this college football game have the home side Auburn Tigers favored by -23 ½ points with an over under line set at 51 points.
Florida Atlantic comes off a bye week. The team dropped to 2-5 after a 24-23 home defeat two weeks ago to the Marshall Thundering Herd as a +10 point betting odds underdog. The game total landed at under 56 points. FAU took a 23-21 lead midway through the fourth quarter then gave up a game winning 41 yards field goal to Marshall with six seconds remaining.
The team gained 395 offensive yards with 208 running for 4 ½ yards a carry. Jaquez Johnson hit on 16 of 28 passes for 187 yards with a touchdown and pick. Each team had one turnover but the Owls convert just 5 of 13 on third down. On defense Florida Atlantic gave up 355 yards to Marshall with 139 running for 4 yards per attempt.
Auburn moved to 6-1 after winning their third straight after a 45-41 road victory last week to the Texas A&M Aggies as a +12 ½ point betting underdog. The game total landed at over 73 points. The Tigers were down 31-24 after three quarters as they outscored the Aggies 21-10 in the final quarter.
The team moved the football on offense for 615 yards with 379 rushing for over 6 yards a carry. Nick Marshall completed 11 of 23 passes for 236 yards and two touchdowns. Auburn won the turnover battle by a +1 margin. On defense the team gives up 602 yards to Texas A&M with 133 rushing for under 3 ½ yards a carry.