Missouri vs. Arkansas Prediction
Will the red-hot Missouri Tigers cover the nearly double-digit point spread against the Arkansas Razorbacks at 2:30 p.m. ET on Friday?
ODDSMAKERS LIKE: Missouri. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Tigers are 9.5-point road favorites versus the Razorbacks, who opened as 13-point underdog. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 70 points after hitting the board at 71.5.
THE PUBLIC LIKES: Missouri. As of Friday morning, just over 50% of tickets are on the Tigers minus the points.
HISTORICAL TRENDS LIKE: The under and the home team. The under has cashed in five straight meetings between these two teams while the home team is a perfect 5-0 against the number in the last five meetings.
WHO WE LIKE: Missouri. The Tigers are red-hot and despite the clear indication that sharps are on the Razorbacks, I just don't trust Arkansas.
Missouri is a perfect 7-0 against the spread in its last seven games and 4-0 against the number in its last four road games. The Tigers are also a perfect 5-0 at the betting window in their last five conference games, are 11-4 against the spread in their last 15 games after allowing more than 280 yards in their previous game and are 7-1 against the number in their last eight Friday games.
Meanwhile, the Razorbacks are just 3-9-1 against the spread in their last 13 games overall, are 2-8 against the number in tiher last 10 games when facing a team with a winning record, and are 1-6-1 at the betting window in tier last eight home games. Missouri has been feasting on bad teams over its last five games and will do so again today in Fayetteville.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 13 PICK: MISSOURI TIGERS -9.5