Texas A&M vs. LSU Prediction
Will the Texas A&M Aggies hang with the LSU Tigers when the SEC rivals meet at 7:30 p.m. ET? Or will the Tigers be too much for the underdog Aggies to handle?
ODDSMAKERS LIKE: LSU. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Tigers are 10-point home favorites versus the Aggies, who opened as an 11.5-point underdog. As for the total, the number currently sits at 50.5 points after hitting the board at 49.5.
THE PUBLIC LIKES: Texas A&M. As of Saturday afternoon, 55% of betting tickets were on the Aggies plus the points to cover the spread.
HISTORICAL TRENDS LIKE: LSU and the under. The favorite is 6-0-1 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams while the Aggies are 0-6-1 against the number in the last seven meetings. The under has also cashed in four of the last five meetings.
WHO WE LIKE: LSU. The Aggies are just 12-25-1 against the spread in their last 38 conference games and are 16-36-1 against the number when facing a team with a winning record. Also, Texas A&M has failed to cover in 14 of its last 18 games played in November and is 20-46-1 at the betting window in its last 67 road games versus a team with a winning home record.
The Tigers, meanwhile, have covered the point spread in five straight games, including five straight conference games. They're 8-2-1 at the betting window in their last 11 games after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game and have covered in four of the last four games played in the month of November.
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