Mississippi State at Missouri - 11/5/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mississippi State Bulldogs (6-2) at Missouri Tigers (4-4)
College Football: Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Memorial Stadium)
The Line: Missouri Tigers +7.5 -- Over/Under: 43.5 See the Latest Odds
The Mississippi State Bulldogs and Missouri Tigers meet Thursday night at Memorial Stadium.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs look for their third road win and fourth straight win overall. Dak Prescott is completing 66.5 percent of his passes for 2,048 yards, 14 touchdowns and one interception. Prescott has six passing touchdowns in his last two games. De'Runnya Wilson and Fred Ross have combined for 957 receiving yards and seven touchdowns while Fred Brown has 18 receptions. The Mississippi State Bulldogs ground game is averaging 149.6 yards per contest, and Prescott leads the way with 371 yards and seven touchdowns. Defensively, Miss State is allowing 17.8 points and 375.3 yards per game. Richie Brown leads the Bulldogs with 68 tackles, Will Redmond has two interceptions and A.J. Jefferson has four sacks.
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The Missouri Tigers need a nice win after losing four of their last five games. Drew Lock is completing 50.7 percent of his passes for 763 yards, three touchdowns and three interceptions. Lock has zero touchdown passes in his last three games. Nate Brown and J'Mon Moore have combined for 486 receiving yards and six touchdowns while Wesley Leftwich has 15 receptions. The Missouri Tigers ground game is averaging 100.5 yards per contest, and Ish Witter leads the way with 342 yards and one touchdown. Defensively, Missouri is allowing 12.5 points and 282.1 yards per game. Kentrell Brothers leads the Tigers with 103 tackles, Ian Simon has two interceptions and Charles Harris has six sacks.
The Bulldogs are 12-4 ATS in their last 16 conference games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. The Tigers are 8-0 ATS in their last 8 games in November and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall.
While Miss State hasn't been great on the road this season, the Missouri Tigers have been terrible offensively as of late, producing a combined 12 points in their last three games. No, thanks. I have no choice but to take the Mississippi State Bulldogs here.