LSU vs Miss State Odds & Betting AnalysisNoah Williams
A SEC showdown will go down this weekend as the LSU Tigers and the Mississippi State Bulldogs both gun for their third win of the season. Kick-off is this Saturday, September 16th at 8:30 PM ET on ESPN from the Davis Wade Stadium in Starkville, Mississippi. The college football week 3 betting odds favor LSU by 7.5-points to beat Mississippi State. The game total is 53-points.
Both teams have compiled similar resumes on the way to their head-to-head match-up in the SEC opener Saturday night in Starkville, Miss. Both teams are 2-0 after lopsided victories against non-conference opponents, using balanced, productive offenses and stifling defenses. The Tigers beat BYU and Chattanooga by a combined score of 72-10; the Bulldogs beat Charleston Southern and Louisiana Tech by a combined score of 110-21.
LSU Tigers Vs Mississippi State Bulldogs Odds & Free Pick
What: No. 12 LSU Tigers (2-0) at Mississippi State Bulldogs (2-0)
When: Saturday, September 16, 2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM ET
Where: Starkville, MS
Stadium: Davis Wade Stadium
Spread: LSU -7.5
Moneyline: LSU -320
Game Total: 53
Stream: Watch ESPN
Listen: LSU vs Mississippi State
Why Bet The LSU Tigers To Beat The Bulldogs
LSU defense has been top notch so far this season. They have allowed an average of just 5.0 points per game in the young 2017 season.
The Tigers have averaged 466.5 total yards in two games in 2017. Junior RB Derrius Guice has been outstanding this season. He has recorded 224 yards and four touchdowns in just two games making it easy for the rest of the offense.
Why Bet The Mississippi State Tigers To Beat The Tigers
The Bulldogs are 2-0 SU and 2-0 ATS this season. Mississippi State leads the SEC in scoring (53 points per game) and is averaging 507 yards per game.
Junior QB Nick Fitzgerald has played light outs this season. He has thrown for 363 yards and five touchdowns and just one interception. Fitzgerald will be the reason, or not, for the Bulldogs to have a chance at a win versus LSU.
If You Still Can’t Decide Who To Bet On:
- Tigers are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games as a favorite.
- Tigers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games as a road favorite.
- Bulldogs are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games in September.
- Bulldogs are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games after allowing less than 170 yards passing in their previous game.
LSU Vs. Mississippi State Week 3 Betting Analysis:
LSU has won the last two meetings against Miss State. Each of the past three meetings have been decided by five or fewer points in the final two minutes.
I am betting on Mississippi State to cover the 7.5-point spread.