Texas A M Aggies versus Northwestern Wildcats Car Care Bowl Betting Preview

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A high scoring Car Care Bowl is expected when the 6-6 Texas A&M Aggies from the Big 12 conference will battle the 6-6 Northwestern Wildcats from the Big Ten conference from college football.

The Car Care Bowl is a 12PM Eastern Time start on Saturday New Years Eve in Houston Texas with national television provided by ESPN.

Bet the Car Care Bowl at Oddsmaker, where players get Teaser and Parlay specials on Friday’s.

The current odds at Oddsmaker has the Texas A&M Aggies favored by -10 points with an over under of 67 ½ points.

Betting the favored Texas A&M Aggies will return -380 money line odds.

Those who think the underdog Wildcats can win the Car Care Bowl straight up can get back +310 money line odds at Oddsmaker sportsbook.

There were high expectations for the Texas A&M Aggies this year and the team suffered through numerous second half collapses that eventually cost the team their head coach.

Texas A&M will be without head coach Mike Sherman who was fired following the teams Thanksgiving Day meltdown to the Texas Longhorns.

Aggies have lost four of their past five games. They have a noteworthy 55-28 home win against Baylor this year.

They dropped games to Oklahoma, Oklahoma St and Kansas St on the year.

The team has an explosive offense averaging 39 points and 497 yards a game. The defense failed the team in the 2011 regular season allowing 28 points and 280 yards passing.

Quarterback Ryan Tannehill had 28 touchdowns and 14 interceptions with 61.2% completion percentage.

Northwestern may be able to exploit the Texas A&M Aggie pass defense.

Senior quarterback Dan Persa completed 74.3% of his passes on the year with 17 touchdowns and 6 interceptions.

The Wildcats finished strong with four wins in their past five games.

The Big Ten conference squad can move the ball offensively as they average just under 30 points with 256 yards passing per game.

The Wildcats struggled stepping up in class against Big Ten opponents with losses to Michigan St, Penn St and Michigan.

Their most notable victory this year came in a 28-25 road win at Nebraska in early November.

Northwestern has been underdogs in their past three bowl games. The results have been three straight up losses but with three point spread covers.

In last year’s Ticket City Bowl the Wildcats as a +7 ½ point underdog overcame a 31-9 second half deficit to Texas Tech only to lose 45-38 and cashing bettors tickets taking the points.

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