Saturday/Sunday Week 1 SEC Score Predictions in Vince’s View

Saturday/Sunday Week 1 SEC Score Predictions in Vince’s View

By Vince Ferrara / @VinceSports

Here’s a look at my Week 1 Saturday and Sunday SEC football game predictions.

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2022 Week 0/1 Straight-Up Record: 3-0 (100%)
2022 Week 0/1 Spread Record: 2-1 (67%)
2021 Season Straight-Up Record: 92-34 (73%)
2021 Season Spread Record: 63-63 (50%)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3
Sam Houston (11-1) at Texas A&M (8-4)
Series: TAMU leads 12-0
12 p.m. ET • SEC Network
Bryan-College Station, Texas • Kyle Field (102,733)
SiriusXM: 81
Point Spread: Texas A&M -37
Vince’s Score Prediction: Texas A&M 34 Sam Houston 0

Cincinnati (13-1) at Arkansas (9-4)
Series: First Meeting
3:30 p.m. ET • ESPN
Fayetteville, Ark. • Reynolds Razorback Stadium (76,000)
SiriusXM: 135 or 190
Point Spread: Arkansas -6 1/2
Vince’s Score Prediction: Arkansas 28 Cincinnati 17

Oregon (10-4) vs. Georgia (14-1)
Series: UGA leads 1-0
3:30 p.m. ET • ABC
Atlanta, Ga. • Mercedes-Benz Stadium (71,000)
SiriusXM: 81
Point Spread: Georgia -17
Vince’s Score Prediction: Georgia 42 Oregon 14

Troy (5-7) at Ole Miss (10-3)
Series: 0-0 (First game vacated)
4 p.m. ET • SEC Network
Oxford, Miss. • Vaught-Hemingway Stadium (64,038)
SiriusXM: 132 or 191
Point Spread: Ole Miss -21 ½
Vince’s Score Prediction: Ole Miss 56 Troy 21

Mercer (7-3) at Auburn (6-7)
Series: AU leads 12-0
7 p.m. ET • SECN+, ESPN+
Auburn, Ala. • Jordan-Hare Stadium (87,451)
SiriusXM: 121 or 205
Point Spread: Auburn -33 ½
Vince’s Score Prediction: Auburn 24 Mercer 0

Utah (10-4) at Florida (6-7)
Series: UF leads 1-0
7 p.m. ET • ESPN
Gainesville, Fla. • Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (88.548)
SiriusXM: 158 or 202
Point Spread: Utah -2 ½
Vince’s Score Prediction: Utah 27 Florida 20

Miami (OH) (7-6) at Kentucky (10-3)
Series: UK leads 8-4-1
7 p.m. ET • SECN+, ESPN+
Lexington, Ky. • Kroger Field (61,000)
SiriusXM: 135 or 190
Point Spread: Kentucky -15
Vince’s Score Prediction: Kentucky 49 Miami (OH) 24

Elon (6-5) at Vanderbilt (1-0 [2022])
Series: VU leads 1-0
7 p.m. ET • SECN+, ESPN+
Nashville, Tenn. • FirstBank Stadium (40,350)
SiriusXM: 133 or 203
Point Spread: Vanderbilt -17 ½
Vince’s Score Prediction: Vanderbilt 38 Elon 6

Utah State (1-1 [2022]) at Alabama (13-2)
Series: UA leads 2-0
7:30 p.m. ET • SEC Network
Tuscaloosa, Ala. • Bryant-Denny Stadium (100,077) SiriusXM: 81
Point Spread: Alabama -41
Vince’s Score Prediction: Alabama 52 Utah State 3

Memphis (6-6) at Mississippi State (7-6)
Series: Mississippi State leads 33-12
7:30 p.m. ET • ESPNU
Starkville, Miss. • Davis-Wade Stadium (60,311)
SiriusXM: 98 or 192
Point Spread: Miss State -8
Vince’s Score Prediction: Miss State 35 Memphis 20

Georgia State (8-5) at South Carolina (7-6)
Series: First Meeting
7:30 p.m. ET • SECN+, ESPN+
Columbia, S.C. • Williams-Brice Stadium (80,250)
SiriusXM: 132 or 191
Point Spread: South Carolina -13
Vince’s Score Prediction: South Carolina 31 Georgia State 13

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4
LSU (6-7) vs. Florida State (1-0 [2022])
Series: FSU leads 7-2
7:30 p.m. ET • ABC
New Orleans, La. • Caesars Superdome (68,400)
SiriusXM: 84
Point Spread: LSU -4
Vince’s Score Prediction: LSU 30 Florida State 16

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Georgia quarterback Stetson Bennett (13) during the Bulldogs’ practice at Barry University in Miami, Fla., on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021. Georgia will take on Michigan on Dec. 31 in the Capital One Orange Bowl. (Photo by Steven Colquitt

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