LSU vs. South Carolina Odds
No. 7 LSU faces a tough road challenge in the SEC on Saturday when the Tigers face South Carolina at Noon ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, LSU is the favorite on the road on Saturday, as the Tigers are getting odds of -13 points against the Gamecocks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 49 points. LSU has won its last six meetings with South Carolina, but the Gamecocks have covered the spread in two of the last three.
LSU is 4-0 on the season, 2-0 in the SEC, 1-3 against the spread and 3-1 with the over. The Tigers are coming off a 44-22 win over Eastern Michigan, their third straight win by double digits. The Tigers are now averaging 36 points and 429.5 yards per game on offense while allowing just 21.5 points and 293.5 yards per game. LSU has one of the top running games in the country as Leonard Fournette has rushed for 864 yards and 11 touchdowns this year. QB Brandon Harris has thrown for 382 yards and two scores while rushing for 135 yards and three touchdowns.
South Carolina is 2-3 on the season, 0-3 in the SEC, 2-3 against the spread and 3-1-1 with the under. The Gamecocks are coming off a 24-10 loss at Missouri and are already out of the SEC race. South Carolina is putting up just 20 points and 353.4 yards per game on offense while allowing 25.8 points and 388.8 yards per game. Injuries have been an issue on offense, as the team is down to Lorenzo Nunez at QB. He has thrown for 374 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions. He is also leading the offense in rushing with 299 yards. Pharoh Cooper has added 322 receiving yards with two touchdowns.