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Notre Dame vs. USC College Football Odds, Plays and Insights

The USC Trojans (3-3) are 7.5-point underdogs heading into their matchup on Saturday, October 23, 2021 against the No. 13 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (5-1). The contest's point total is 59.5.

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Odds for Notre Dame vs. USC

Over/Under Insights

  • Notre Dame and its opponents have gone over the current 59.5-point total in three of six games this season.
  • In 50% of USC's games this season (3/6), the teams combined to score more than Saturday's over/under of 59.5.
  • The combined points per game average of the two teams, 63.2, is 3.7 points above Saturday's over/under.
  • These two squads combine to surrender 51.6 points per game, 7.9 fewer than this contest's over/under.
  • The Fighting Irish and their opponents score an average of 51.8 points per game, 7.7 fewer than Saturday's total.
  • The 56.9 PPG average total in Trojans games this season is 2.6 points fewer than this game's over/under.
  • Notre Dame has played six games, with three wins against the spread.
  • The Fighting Irish have covered the spread once this season when favored by 7.5 points or more (in three chances).
  • Notre Dame has gone over the point total in 66.7% of its opportunities this year (four times in six games with a set point total).
  • This year, the Fighting Irish score 3.7 more points per game (31) than the Trojans surrender (27.3).
  • Notre Dame is 2-2 against the spread and 4-0 overall in games when it puts up more than 27.3 points.
  • The Fighting Irish collect 367.8 yards per game, only 14.4 fewer than the 382.2 the Trojans allow per contest.
  • Notre Dame is 1-2 against the spread and 3-0 overall when the team picks up more than 382.2 yards.
  • The Fighting Irish have 10 turnovers this season, equal to the number of takeaways for the Trojans.
  • Find the latest spread and moneyline odds for Notre Dame at SISportsbook.
  • USC has three wins against the spread in six games this year.
  • USC's games this year have hit the over on three of six set point totals (50%).
  • This season the Trojans rack up 7.9 more points per game (32.2) than the Fighting Irish surrender (24.3).
  • When USC records more than 24.3 points, it is 3-3 against the spread and 3-3 overall.
  • The Trojans average 86.9 more yards per game (448.2) than the Fighting Irish give up (361.3).
  • In games that USC amasses more than 361.3 yards, the team is 3-3 against the spread and 3-3 overall.
  • The Trojans have 11 giveaways this season, while the Fighting Irish have 14 takeaways .
  • Head to SISportsbook to find the latest moneyline, spread and over/under odds for this matchup.

Season Stats

Notre DameStatsUSC

31

Avg. Points Scored

32.2

24.3

Avg. Points Allowed

27.3

367.8

Avg. Total Yards

448.2

361.3

Avg. Total Yards Allowed

382.2

10

Giveaways

11

14

Takeaways

10