Mississippi St. vs. LSU Prediction & Odds
The Brian Kelly era continues at LSU when the Tigers host SEC foe Mississippi State at 6:00 p.m. ET on Saturday evening. Will this conference matchup turn into a defensive struggle in Baton Rouge?
Game Matchup & Betting Odds
167 Mississippi State Bulldogs (-2.5) at 168 LSU Tigers (+2.5); o/u 53.5
6:00 p.m. ET, Saturday, September 17, 2022
Tiger Stadium, Baton Rouge, LA
Mississippi State vs. LSU Public Betting Information
As of this writing, our CFB Public Betting page shows that 64% of bets are on LSU. That said, this page is updated frequently so make sure that you click on the link provided so that you’re getting the most updated information.
Mississippi State Bulldogs Game Notes
Will Rogers completed 39-of-49 passes for 313 yards, four touchdowns and one interception Saturday at Arizona. Rogers has nine touchdowns in the first two games, along with over 300 yards passing in each of those contests. A road clash with LSU lurks next weekend.
LSU Tigers Game Notes
Head coach Brian Kelly mentioned during Thursday’s press conference that he think it’ll take “a few weeks” for John Emery to get back up to speed with his reactions and reads, Wilson Alexander of The New Orleans Advocate reports. Emery’s season-long academic suspension has concluded and he will be eligible to suit up for Saturday’s meeting with Mississippi State. Kelly’s comments suggest Emery could be limited over the next couple of games while he continues to gain familiarity with the offense.
Mississippi State vs. LSU Betting Trends
Bulldogs are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 road games
Bulldogs are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall
Tigers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up win
Mississippi State vs. LSU Betting Prediction
The under is 6-1 in the last seven meetings between these two teams, is 42-20 in the Bulldogs’ last 62 conference games and is 8-3 in their last 11 games after allowing less than 100 yards rushing in their previous game. On the other side, the under is 4-1 in the Tigers’ last five games after accumulating more than 200 yards rushing in their previous game and is 4-1 in their last five games following an ATS win.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 3 PREDICTION: MISSISSIPPI STATE/LSU UNDER 53.5