December 23, 2008 - The (11-1) No. 8 Penn State Nittany Lions Vs (11-1) No. 5 USC Trojans will play on January 1, 2009, 4:30 PM EST, Rose Bowl , Pasadena , CA and be seen on ABC. Online sports betting sites have the USC Trojans - 9 point spread favourites over the Penn State Nittany Lions with the Over/Under Total at 45 points. Early betting action by wiseguys and sharps have been on the dog Penn State driving the betting from -10.5 to current -9. Heavy paper has been on the Under 45 total.
The Rose Bowl will feature a marquee match up between two one loss teams from the PAC-10 and Big Ten that were preseason favourites to meet in the BCS championship game. NFL scouts will be watching the nation top ranked defenseUSC for NFL prospects. USC gave up the lowest points per game (7.8) and total yards per game (206.1) in the nation. Penn State strength is also defense ranking in the top 10 in points (12.4) and total yards (263.9).
Penn State Nittany Lions and USC Trojans team props and player props will be up 1 week before the Rose Bowl. Player prop bets will include USC QB Mark Sanchez, RB Joe McKnight, Penn State QB Daryll Clark and RB Evan Royster at BetUS. In game betting which is also known as live betting will be available during the game for those who want to bet live during the Rose Bowl game. BodogLIVE Betting is a great live betting interface for in game betting.
Rose Bowl - Penn State Nittany Lions Vs USC Trojans - Point Spread Bet Odds
Penn State Nittany Lions + 9 -110
USC Trojans - 9 -110
Rose Bowl - Penn State Nittany Lions Vs USC Trojans - Moneyline Bet Odds
Penn State Nittany Lions + 280
USC Trojans - 340
Rose Bowl - Penn State Nittany Lions Vs USC Trojans - Total Points Bet Odds
Rose Bowl - Penn State Nittany Lions Vs USC Trojans - Team Total Points Bet Odds
Penn State Nittany Lions 17 1/2
USC Trojans 27
Rose Bowl - Penn State Nittany Lions Vs USC Trojans - Bet Pick
TAKE the UNDER 45. This will be a defensive battle from two proven defensive juggernauts. Sharp money early on the UNDER 45.
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