The final of four bowl games on New Year’s Eve is the Chick-fil-A Bowl which will pit No. 8 LSU against No. 14 Clemson. ESPN will carry the game starting at 7:30 pm EST live from the Georgia Dome.
In simple terms this game will be highlighted by Clemson’s high powered offense and LSU’s stingy defense.
What is the point spread in the LSU and Clemson game? LSU is a 6 point favorite against Clemson, they started the week as a three point favorite. The over/under for this game is 59 total points.
|Avg Points Allowed||16.9||24.9|
Clemson’s offense, which has six players on the all-ACC first team, revolves around Tajh Boyd, the conference player of the year. Boyd war near the top of the FBS in passer rating (168.5) and threw for 3,550 yards and 34 touchdowns. Boyd has also racked up 492 yards on the ground and scored a team high 9 touchdowns.
LSU has scored a little more lately, averaging nearly 30 points and 400 yards of offense in their final four games. Days after declaring for the NFL draft, punter Brad Wing has been suspended for breaking team rules.