Missouri vs. Kentucky Odds
No. 25 Missouri begins its defense of the SEC East title on Saturday when it hits the road to face Kentucky at 7:30PM ET on the SEC Network.
According to oddsmakers at GTBets, Kentucky is favored at home in this contest, as the Wildcats are getting odds of -2.5 points against Missouri. The over/under total for the game has been set at 43.5 points. Missouri has won and covered the spread in three straight meetings with Kentucky.
Missouri is 3-0 on the season, 0-3 against the spread and 3-0 with the under. This is the SEC opener for the Tigers. The Tigers have been dominant on defense thus far, allowing just 213.7 yards per game while the offense is posting 323 yards per game. Maty Mauk is leading Missouri with 474 passing yards and five touchdowns, but he also has four interceptions. Ish Witter is the leading rusher with 131 yards on 41 carries.
Kentucky is 2-1 on the season, 1-1 in the SEC, 1-2 against the spread and 2-1 with the under. The Wildcats are giving up 380.3 yards per thus far on defense while posting 358.3 yards per contest. The Wildcats had a sound ground attack led by Stanley Williams, who has 322 yards and a touchdown on just 40 carries. Patrick Towles has thrown for 575 yards and three touchdowns at QB, but he also has four interceptions.