2013 Liberty Bowl Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Mississippi State is a 7-point favorite over Rice while the over/under total is currently sitting at 50.5 points. The Owls enter play with a 10-3 record and finished 7-1 in the Conference USA, while the Bulldogs were 6-6 overall and 3-5 in the SEC.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Bulldogs opened as 7.5-point favorites but the spread has been bet down to 7 at most sports books, while the total opened at 51.5 and has been bet down to 50.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 59% of College Football public bettors currently favor the Bulldogs. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BETTING TRENDS: The under is 5-0 in the Owls' last five neutral site games, 6-2 in their last eight games following an ATS win and 6-2 in their last eight games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous contest. The under is also 4-0 in the Bulldogs' last four neutral site games, 6-1 in their last seven games overall and 9-2 in their last 11 non-conference games.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWL GAME FREE PICK: RICE/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNDER 50.5