SEC foes will meet when the Mississippi State Bulldogs (2-0) meet the LSU Tigers (1-1).
Mississippi State vs. LSU Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with oddsmakers listing Mississippi State as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Mississippi State has -151 odds to pick up the win, while LSU is listed at +122 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 53 points.
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How to Watch Mississippi State vs. LSU Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, September 17, 2022
- Game Time: 6:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN
- Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
- Stadium: Tiger Stadium
- Mississippi State averaged 29.1 points per game last season, comparable to the 26.6 per matchup LSU allowed.
- The Bulldogs were 5-2 against the spread and 5-2 overall last season when the team scored over 26.6 points.
- Mississippi State averaged 64.0 more yards per game (441.5) than LSU allowed per matchup (377.5) last season.
- In games that the Bulldogs amassed over 377.5 yards last season, the team was 6-4 against the spread and 6-4 overall.
- Last season Mississippi State piled up 63.2 yards per game on the ground, 77.6 fewer than LSU allowed per outing (140.8).
- LSU averaged 26.5 points per game last year, comparable to the 25.9 Mississippi State surrendered.
- The Tigers were 4-3 against the spread and 6-1 overall last year when the team put up more than 25.9 points.
- LSU averaged 23.6 more yards per game (368.6) than Mississippi State allowed per outing (345.0) last season.
- When the Tigers piled up over 345.0 yards last year, the team was 3-4 against the spread and 4-3 overall.
- Last year LSU ran for just 0.6 more yards (114.2) than Mississippi State allowed per outing (113.6).
- Last year the Tigers had a 1-2 ATS record and a 2-1 overall record in games the team ran for more than 113.6 yards.
Mississippi State vs. LSU Betting Analysis
Mississippi State Betting Insights
- Mississippi State’s record against the spread last year was 7-6-0.
- Mississippi State won twice ATS (2-3) as at least a 3-point favorites.
- The Bulldogs finished 3-3 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite last season (winning 50% of those games).
- In games they played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -151 or shorter, the Bulldogs went 1-0 (50%).
- In 13 Mississippi State games last season, six hit the over.
Tigers Betting Insights
- Against the spread, LSU was 5-7-1 last season.
- As 3-point underdogs or greater, LSU went 3-2-1 against the spread last season.
- The Tigers were underdogs in seven games last season and won two (28.6%) of those contests.
- The Tigers entered six games last season as the underdog by +122 or more and were 2-2 in those contests.
- There were six LSU games (out of 13) that hit the over last season.
Mississippi State vs. LSU Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||55.2||55.9||54.3|
|Implied Total AVG||33.2||34.6||31.5|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||3-3||2-1||1-2|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||3-3||1-2||2-1|
|Point Total AVG||59.2||58.4||60.1|
|Implied Total AVG||35.9||37.1||34.5|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||3-2||2-1||1-1|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||2-5||2-1||0-4|
Last Season’s Leaders
- In 13 games last year, Nathaniel Watson totaled 5.0 sacks to go with 5.0 TFL and 70 tackles.
- In 13 games in 2021, Tyrus Wheat compiled one interception to go with 46 tackles, 6.0 TFL, six sacks, and one pass defended.
- Emmanuel Forbes totaled 1.0 sack to go with 2.0 TFL, 52 tackles, and three interceptions in 13 games played a season ago.
- Jett Johnson recorded 66 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and one interception over 13 games played in 2021.
- With 5.5 sacks to go with 12.0 TFL, 122 tackles, and one interception in 13 games, Damone Clark was an important contributor on defense.
- Micah Baskerville accumulated 2.0 sacks to go along with 7.0 TFL, 75 tackles, and one interception in 13 games.
- BJ Ojulari posted 42 tackles, 9.0 TFL, and seven sacks in 13 games.
- Jay Ward amassed 60 tackles and two interceptions in 13 games.
Mississippi State vs. LSU Predictions and Pick
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Our prediction to win this contest is LSU, and we predict that LSU will cover the spread (Mississippi State -3). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 53 points.