Missouri vs. Arkansas - 11/28/14 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas Razorbacks (6-5) at Missouri Tigers (9-2)
College Football: Friday, November 28, 2014 at 2:30 pm (Memorial Stadium)
The Line: Missouri Tigers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Missouri Tigers and the Arkansas Razorbacks face off on Friday in SEC college football action.
The Missouri Tigers are 9-2 this season and with jus one loss in the SEC they are looking for a win to be SEC Champions. Missouri is averaging 29.3 points 360.7 yards per game and they are led by QB Maty Mauk who has completed 52.7 percent of his passes with 21 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. Russell Hansbrough leads the Missouri rushing attack with 858 yards and none touchdowns and Bud Sasser has 56 catches and nine touchdowns. The Missouri defense is allowing 20.2 points and 335 yards per game with 20 takeaways and 40 sacks. Michael Scherer and Kentrell Brothers each have 92 tackles, Shane Ray has 13.5 sacks, and Markus Golden has 8.5 sacks. Missouri just doesn’t get a lot of credit but for the second year in a row they keep on winning.
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The Arkansas Razorbacks are 7-4 this season and after back-to-back SEC wins they are playing their best football in several years. Arkansas is averaging 33.6 points and 421.7 yards per game and they are led by QB Brandon Allen who has completed 57.7 percent of his passes with 16 touchdowns and five interceptions. Jonathan Williams has 1.013 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns and Alex Collins has 965 yards and 12 touchdowns while Keon Henry is Arkansas’ leading receiver with 36 receptions and four touchdowns. The Arkansas defense is allowing 20.2 points and 338.4 yards per game with 20 takeaways and 19 sacks. Martrell Spaight has 108 tackles Brooks Ellis has 62 tackles, and Alana Turner has 57 tackles. Arkansas seems to have found their game and they have looked as impressive as anyone the past two weeks.
Missouri is 6-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 4-1 against the spread in their last five SEC games, and 21-8-1 against the spread in their last 30 games. Arkansas is 5-0 against the spread following a win, 10-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 5-1 against the spread in their last six road games.
Because of the status of Brandon Allen the line for this one isn’t out yet but please check back shortly after it is released and I will update this with my free pick.