Tennessee vs. Mississippi State Odds

mississippistate-mullen02-360

STARKVILLE, MS (The Spread) – No. 19 Mississippi State looks to stay in the SEC hunt on Saturday when it hosts Tennessee at 9PM ET on ESPN2.

View Current College Football Odds

Mississippi State is 5-0 on the year, 2-0 in the SEC and 3-0 at home. Tennessee is 3-2 overall, 0-2 in conference play and 0-1 on the road. The Bulldogs are 3-2 against the spread this season while the Vols are 2-3 ATS. Tennessee has won six straight in this series by an average margin of 25 points.

Trends show that Tennessee is 4-0 against the spread in its last 4 meetings with Mississippi State. The Bulldogs are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 conference games while Tennessee is just 2-7-1 ATS in their last 10 SEC contests.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv Mississippi State is the slight favorite at home, as the Bulldogs have odds of -3 points against Tennessee. The over/under total has been set at 56.5 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds also had Mississippi State as a 3-point favorite. The spread dipped to 2.5 points during the week before returning to 3 points.

Mississippi State is 5-0 following a 27- 14 win at Kentucky last week. The Bulldogs have yet to face a real tough opponent this season, but are still putting up impressive numbers. Mississippi State is 11th in the nation in defensive scoring, allowing only 13.4 points per game. On offense, Mississippi State is scoring 36.4 points per contest. The team is being led by running back Ladarius Perkins, who has 499 yards and six touchdowns on the ground.

Tennessee is coming off a 51-44 loss at Georgia two weeks ago. The two losses this year for the Vols came against Georgia and Florida. Tennessee is scoring 39.4 points per game on offense while allowing 29.6 points per game on defense. The Volunteers have the 10th-best passing offense in the country, averaging 329.2 yards per game through the air. Quarterback Tyler Bray has thrown for 1,582 yards and 14 TDs on the year.

Bet on College Football Week 7 Odds

In terms of Injuries, neither team has a player listed on their injury report.

The Public Bets for this game are backing Mississippi State. The Bulldogs are getting 60% of the wagers with odds of -3 points at home against Tennessee on Saturday.

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NCAAF Discussions

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Western Kentucky Season Win Total Prediction In Conference USA country, one school’s offensive attack stands a cut above the rest. We’re talking about a crew so brilliant that even video-game...
Thumbnail Navy Season Win Total Prediction   Collectively, Houston towered over the American Athletic Conference competition in 2016. In terms of individual prowess, though, nobody rivaled Navy’s Keenan Reynolds.
Thumbnail San Diego State Season Win Total Prediction Through the years, San Diego State fans have been privileged to watch extraordinary individual talents like Marshall Faulk and La’Roi Glover. Last season,...
Thumbnail Stanford Season Win Total Prediction After winning 12 games a year ago, is the Stanford Cardinal a good bet to win over their projected win total again in 2016?
Thumbnail Boise State Season Win Total Prediction A nine-win campaign is nothing about which to be embarrassed. For a program of Boise State’s ilk, though, 2015 ended in disappointment.
More inNCAAF Articles  
Advertisement

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Team Pages

Advertisement