LSU vs. Mississippi State Pick
Will LSU and Mississippi State score enough points to push the total over the total on Saturday night?
Who: LSU (2-0) vs. Mississippi State (2-0)
When: 7:00PM ET, Saturday, September 16
Where: Davis Wade Stadium, Starkville, MS
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bulldogs are 7.5-point home underdogs versus the Tigers after opening as a 6.5-point dog. The total, meanwhile, sits at 53 points after hitting the board at 50.
The Tigers are 4-0 against the spread in their last four road games and are 3-0-1 against the number in their last four games overall. That said, they're just 1-5-1 against the number in their last seven games played in the month of September.
MISSISSIPPI STATE BULLDOGS
The Bulldogs are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games in September and are 19-7 against the number in their last 26 home games versus a team with a winning road record. That said, they're 1-4 against the spread in their last five games when following a successful cover.
OUR PREDICTION: The over has cashed in nine of the last 13 meetings between these two teams and is 7-2 in the Bulldogs' last nine games overall. They're also 5-0 in their last five conference games and 5-0 in their last five games versus a team with a winning record. On the other side, the over is 6-2-2 in the Tigers' lat 10 games after allowing less than 275 total yards in their previous game.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 3 PICK: LSU/MISSISSIPPI STATE OVER 53