Arkansas at LSU - 11/14/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas Razorbacks (5-4) at LSU Tigers (7-1)
College Football: Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 7:15 pm (Tiger Stadium)
The Line: LSU Tigers -7.5 -- Over/Under: 54 See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas Razorbacks and LSU Tigers play Saturday night at Tiger Stadium.
The Arkansas Razorbacks can clinch back-to-back bowl games with a win here. Brandon Allen is completing 64.9 percent of his passes for 2,476 yards, 21 touchdowns and five interceptions. Allen has 11 touchdown passes in his last three games. Drew Morgan and Hunter Henry have combined for 1,089 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns while Dominique Reed has 18 receptions. The Arkansas Razorbacks ground game is averaging 192.3 yards per contest, and Alex Collins leads the way with 1,068 yards and 12 touchdowns. Defensively, Arkansas is allowing 29.4 points and 413 yards per game. Brooks Ellis leads the Razorbacks with 74 tackles, Deatrich Wise Jr. has two sacks and Jared Collins has four pass deflections. Juan Day, Cornelius Floyd and Eric Hawkins are questionable.
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The LSU Tigers look to win their sixth straight home game. Brandon Harris is completing 55.1 percent of his passes for 1,226 yards, 10 touchdowns and one interception. Harris has six touchdown passes in his last three games. Travin Dural and Malachi Dupre have combined for 923 receiving yards and eight touchdowns while Tyron Johnson has four receptions. The LSU Tigers ground game is averaging 277.2 yards per contest, and Leonard Fournette leads the way with 1,383 yards and 16 touchdowns. Defensively, LSU is allowing 23.5 points and 330.6 yards per game. Kendell Beckwith leads the Tigers with 62 tackles, Jamal Adams has three interceptions and Lewis Neal has seven sacks. Tre'Davious White is questionable with a knee injury.
The Razorbacks are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games and 13-5 ATS vs. a team with a winning record. The Tigers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a S.U. loss and 9-4 ATS in their last 13 home games. The Razorbacks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 meetings in Louisiana State and 7-1 ATS in their last 8 meetings overall.
Arkansas has actually held Fournette in better check than any team he's faced. The Razorbacks know how to stack the box and force Harris to win the game with his arm. Arkansas certainly has the team to keep this game close even if the home team finds a way to win late.