|2012 SEC College Football Week 13 Odds: Missouri vs. Texas A&M|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 23 November 2012 10:30|
Missouri vs. Texas A&M Odds
Texas A&M is 9-2 on the season, 5-2 in the Big 12 and 3-2 at home. Missouri is 5-6 overall, 2-5 in the Big 12 and 2-2 on the road. The Aggies are 6-5 against the spread this season while the Tigers are 5-5 ATS. Missouri has won five of the last six games in this series.
Trends show that the road team has covered the spread in 6 of the last 8 games in this series. Missouri is 7-1 against the spread in its last 8 games following a loss while Texas A&M is just 5-11 ATS in its last 16 games following a win.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Texas A&M is the favorite to win this game, as the Aggies have odds of -22 points at home against Missouri. The over/under total has been set at 61 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Texas A&M favored by just 16.5 points. The spread never got lower than that and it is currently at its peak of Texas A&M -22.
Texas A&M is coming off a 47-28 win over Sam Houston State last week. The Aggies have now won four straight and are the only team to hold a win over Alabama this season. Texas A&M is averaging 43.5 points per game on offense this season while the defense is giving up just 21.9 points per game. The Aggies are being led by quarterback Johnny Manziel, who has thrown for 3,047 yards and 21 touchdowns while rushing for 1,114 yards and 17 scores.
Missouri is coming off a 31-21 loss to Syracuse last week. The Tigers have now lost four of their last six games. Missouri is averaging just 25.5 points per contest this season while the defense is allowing 25.6 points per game. The Tigers are being led on the year by running back Kendial Lawrence, who has rushed for 938 yards and 11 touchdowns this season.
In terms of Injuries, Missouri offensive lineman Justin Britt is out with a knee injury while Texas A&M running back Christine Michael is questionable as he faces a possible suspension.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Texas A&M. The Aggies are getting 69% of the wagers with odds of -22 points at home against Missouri.