LSU vs. Utah State
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 11:01 AM (Tiger Stadium)
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An intriguing non-conference matchup will take place on Saturday afternoon, when the Utah State Aggies travel to Death Valley to face the LSU Tigers. The Aggies lost their season opener at Wake Forest by a field goal and have reeled off three straight victories. Last time out, Utah State overcame four turnovers to score a 34-24 home victory versus Colorado State.
Utah KR Savon Scarver returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown to even the score at seven apiece. Gerold Bright rushed for a career best 179 yards on 36 carries for the Aggies.
The fifth-ranked LSU Tigers feature an explosive offense led by QB Joe Burrow and have a legitimate shot to win a national championship. In their last game, Burrow threw for 398 yards and six touchdowns to lead LSU to a convincing 66-38 road victory against Vanderbilt. Ja’Marr Chase hauled in 10 passes for 229 yards and four touchdowns on the afternoon.
LSU rolled up 599 yards of total offense and held a 26-17 advantage in first downs. The Tigers’ defense forced two turnovers and limited the Commodores to 4.3 yards per rush.
LSU has won the only two meetings between these two schools and is in no danger of an upset at home. Both offenses can put up points in a hurry and it will be hot in Baton Rouge. Take the over on Saturday. Final Score Prediction, LSU 55-28.