South Carolina vs Notre Dame Prediction, Odds, Prop Bets: Gator Bowl

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The Notre Dame Fighting Irish (8-5) visit TIAA Bank Field to take on the South Carolina Gamecocks (9-4) on Dec. 30. Kickoff is scheduled for 3:30pm EST in Jacksonville.

are betting favorites in Week 18, with the spread sitting at ().

The South Carolina vs. Notre Dame Over/Under is total points.

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South Carolina vs. Notre Dame Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 18

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South Carolina vs Notre Dame Prediction for Week 18

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Notre Dame will win this game with 57.1% confidence.

South Carolina vs Notre Dame Spread Prediction for Week 18

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts South Carolina will cover the spread with 51.0% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both South Carolina and Notre Dame, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


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Best South Carolina Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite college football player prop bets for South Carolina players for Week 18, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Lorenzo Styles has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 4 of his last 5 games (+2.80 Units / 47% ROI)
  • Audric Estime has hit the Rushing Yards Under in 3 of his last 4 games (+1.80 Units / 38% ROI)

Best Notre Dame Player Prop Best Bets Today

Top NCAAF player prop bets for Notre Dame players for Week 18, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Spencer Rattler has hit the Passing Yards Under in 11 of his last 15 games (+5.60 Units / 30% ROI)
  • Spencer Rattler has hit the TD Passes Under in 9 of his last 14 games (+4.20 Units / 18% ROI)
  • Spencer Rattler has hit the Rushing Yards Under in his last 3 games (+3.00 Units / 73% ROI)
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South Carolina Against the Spread (ATS) Record

South Carolina has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • South Carolina is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
  • South Carolina is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
  • South Carolina is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

Notre Dame Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Notre Dame has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Notre Dame is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
  • Notre Dame is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
  • Notre Dame is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

South Carolina: Keys to the Game vs. Notre Dame

#21 Notre Dame is undefeated (13-0) when intercepting at least 1 pass since the 2021 season– tied for best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .621

#21 Notre Dame is 13-2 (.867) when having a turnover margin within one of the opposing team since the 2021 season– 3rd-best in FBS; Average: .497

#21 Notre Dame is 11-1 (.733) when not losing a fumble since the 2021 season– tied for 3rd-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .451

#21 Notre Dame is 17-5 (.773) when rushing at least 4 yards in a play 10 or more times since the 2021 season– 5th-best in FBS; Average: .497

Notre Dame: Keys to the Game vs. South Carolina

#19 South Carolina is 8-1 (.615) when rushing for more than 100 yards since the 2021 season– tied for 9th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .463

#19 South Carolina is 10-1 (.769) when rushing for more than 100 yards since the 2021 season– tied for 11th-best in FBS; Average: .543

#19 South Carolina is 9-3 (.750) when allowing less than 50% of third down conversion opportunities since the 2021 season– tied for 11th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .561

#19 South Carolina is 5-1 (.714) when allowing less than 3 sacks — 9th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .483

Matchup Notes for South Carolina vs. Notre Dame

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South Carolina Offensive Stats & Trends

#19 Notre Dame TEs have 7 receptions for 20 or more yards in the 4th quarter since last season– tied for most among FBS Teams

#19 Notre Dame TEs have picked up first downs on 10 receptions in the Red Zone this season– most among FBS Teams

#19 Notre Dame RBs have averaged 13.4 yards from scrimmage per touch (348 yards / 26 touches) on 3rd and long since last season– 4th best among FBS Teams; Average: 7.3

#19 Notre Dame TEs have picked up first downs on 16 receptions in the Red Zone since last season– most among FBS Teams

#19 Notre Dame TEs have picked up first downs on 16 receptions in the Red Zone since last season– most among Power 5 Teams

Notre Dame Offensive Stats & Trends

#20 South Carolina Skill Players have fumbled 14 times this season– most among Power 5 Teams

#20 South Carolina RBs have averaged 63.1 rushing yards per game (694/11) this season– 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 131.8

#20 South Carolina Skill Players have fumbled 5 times in the 4th quarter this season– tied for 2nd most among FBS Teams

#20 South Carolina WRs have averaged just 3.0 yards per reception (9 yards/3 catches) on 3rd and short since last season– worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 10.7

#20 South Carolina Skill Players have fumbled 5 times in the 4th quarter this season– 2nd most among Power 5 Teams

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Defensive Stats & Trends

#19 Notre Dame has allowed passes of 40+ yards on just 1 of 312 attempts (0%) this season– tied for 2nd best in FBS; Average: 2%

South Carolina Gamecocks Defensive Stats & Trends

#20 South Carolina has allowed a passer rating of just 69.2 in close and late situations (97.0 Pass Attempts) since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 125.4

#20 South Carolina has allowed opponents to catch just 39 of 97 passes (40% Reception Pct) in close and late situations since last season– best in FBS; Average: 58%

#20 South Carolina has allowed opponents to catch just 39 of 97 passes (40% Reception Pct) in close and late situations since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 58%

#20 South Carolina has allowed a Completion Pct of just 40% (39 completions/97 attempts) in close and late situations since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 58%

#20 South Carolina has allowed first downs on 15% of pass attempts in close and late situations since last season– best in FBS; Average: 30%


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