Mississippi Rebels vs. LSU Tigers Pick-Prediction-Odds 10/19/13
LSU Tigers (6-1) at Mississippi Rebels (3-3)
NCAAF Football: Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 7:00 pm (Vaught-Hemingway Stadium)
The Line: Mississippi Rebels +7.5 -- Over/Under: 59 See the Latest Odds
The Ole Miss Rebels and the LSU Tigers face off on Saturday for an SEC college football battle.
The Ole Miss Rebels started their season with three wins, but since then it has been three consecutive losses. The Rebels offense is averaging 29 points and 433.5 yards per game with nine turnovers. Ole Miss QB Bo Wallace has completed 59.4 percent of his passes with nine touchdowns and three interceptions and he has rushed for three touchdowns. Jeff Scot is averaging 8.2 yards per carry with two touchdowns and has 13 receptions as well. Laquon Treadwell has 32 catches with two touchdowns, Donte Moncrief has 24 catches and four touchdowns, and Evan Ingram has 18 catches and three touchdowns. The Ole Miss defense allows 27.8 points and 399 yards per game with five interceptions, five fumble recoveries, and six sacks. Serderius Bryant has 55 tackles and Cody Prewitt and Trae Elston have 35 tackles each. Ole Miss knew their schedule was going to make this a difficult season, but they have shown the ability to play with the better teams.
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The LSU Tigers continue to march forward as they try to get back into the National Championship picture one week at a time. The LSU offense is averaging 41.4 points and 465.7 yards per game with eight turnovers. LSU QB Zach Mettenberger is completing 66.7 percent of his passes with 15 touchdowns and two interceptions. Jeremy Hill leads a talented Tiger backfield with a 7.3 yard per carry average and nine touchdowns, Terrence Magee averages 6.3 yards per carry with three touchdowns, and Kenny Hilliard has five touchdowns. It’s all about the wide receivers in the passing game for LSU as Jarvis Landry has 46 catches and seven touchdowns and Odell Beckham has 37 catches and six touchdowns. Defensively, LSU allows 22 points and 348.9 yards epr game with five interceptions, four fumble recoveries, and 14 sacks. Lamin Barrow has 49 tackles, D.J. Welter has 36 tackles, and Kwon Alexander has 35 tackles. LSU looks like a force as they get closer to their annual showdown with Alabama.
Ole Miss is 6-2 against the spread following a loss, 5-2 against the spread in their last seven home games, and 11-5 against the spread in their last 16 games. LSU is 9-4-1 against the spread in their last 14 road games, 2-5-1 against the spread following a win, and 1-4 against the spread after scoring less than 20 points their previous game. LSU is 3-9 against the spread in the last 12 meetings of these two.
The total here is set way too high and I love the under here for my free pick. I i wll post the against the spread winner in the Premium Area.