The 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl betting odds for Georgia Tech vs. Kentucky has the Yellow Jackets as a -3.5 favorite.
About the TaxSlayer Bowl
With a payout of $3.5 million, the TaxSlayer Bowl features a team from the SEC going up against a team from the Big Ten in Jacksonville. It debuted in 1946 and for years was better known as the Gator Bowl and is the 6th oldest bowl game.
Georgia Tech vs. Kentucky Betting Preview
Georgia Tech comes into this bowl game with an 8-4 record Straight Up and 6-4-1 Against The Spread. Kentucky is 7-5 both Straight Up and Against The Spread.
Kickoff at Everbank Field in Jacksonville will be at 11 a.m. Saturday with ESPN airing the action.
While action was balanced on the spread and money line, the OVER was seeing better than 90 percent of the total action with a number of 62.5.
Weather will be pleasant for this game with rising temperatures.
Georgia Tech vs. Kentucky Betting Trends
The Yellow Jackets are 10-4 Against The Spread in their last 14 games following a ATS win while the Wildcats are 9-20 ATS in their last 29 games following a ATS win.
The betting public is correct when moving the total in GEORGIA TECH games 62.6% of the time since 1992. The OVER gets an edge here as a result.
- Ean Lamb, Gambling911.com