|2013 SEC College Football Week 7 Odds & Total: Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 11 October 2013 11:00|
Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss Odds
Texas A&M is 4-1 overall, 1-1 in the SEC, 1-0 on the road and 3-2 against the spread. Ole Miss is 3-2 overall, 1-2 in the SEC, 1-0 at home and 2-3 against the spread. A&M won last year’s meeting on the road, 30-27.
Trends show that Texas A&M is 5-1 against the spread in its last 6 conference games and 4-1 ATS in its last 5 road games. Ole Miss is 5-11 ATS in its last 16 games against a team with a winning record.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Texas A&M is favored on the road, as the Aggies have odds of -6 points at Ole Miss on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 76 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Texas A&M favored by 5.5 points. The spread hit a peak of 7 points before falling back to 6. The over/under total opened at 74.5 points and is currently at its peak of 76.
Texas A&M is coming off a 45-33 win over Arkansas last week. The Aggies have had no trouble scoring points this year, as they are averaging 49.2 points per game and scoring a minimum of 42 points in each contest. The issue for A&M is the defense, which is allowing 30.8 points per game. Quarterback Johnny Manziel has thrown for 1,489 yards and 14 touchdowns while rushing for 314 yards and three scores. Receiver Mike Evans has caught 28 passes for 691 yards and five scores.
Ole Miss started the season 3-0, but has since lost back-to-back games to Alabama and Auburn. The Rebels had scored at least 31 points in each of their first three games but have been held to 22 points combined in the last two contest. On the season, Ole Miss is averaging 27.2 points per game, while allowing 25.2 points per game on defense. Quarterback Bo Wallace has thrown for 1,143 yards and six touchdowns this season while Jeff Scott has rushed for 424 yards and two scores.
In terms of Injuries, Texas A&M defensive back Floyd Raven (collarbone) and linebacker Cody Johnson (ankle) are both doubtful for this game. Ole Miss defensive end C.J. Johnson (ankle) is questionable for the contest.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Texas A&M, as the Aggies are getting 84% of the wagers with odds of -6 points at Ole Miss.