Without a doubt, the biggest matchup in the SEC this weekend features two ranked teams. The No. 3 Ole Miss Rebels face the No. 23 Louisiana State Tigers at 7:15 PM ET in Tiger Stadium.
Ole Miss is 7-0 SU so far this season, and 2-0 SU on the road. They are 6-0-1 ATS, and one of their games has gone OVER the line, with the other six going UNDER. They are coming off of a 34-3 win over Tennessee, where they won against the spread as 16 point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 45 ½ point line that was set by the oddsmakers.
LSU is 6-2 SU overall this year, and 5-1 SU at home. They are 6-2 ATS, with four of their games going OVER the total, and the other four all going UNDER the line. They are coming off of a 41-3 win over Kentucky, where they won against the spread as 11 ½ point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 49 ½ point line that was set.
The Rebels are 4-0 ATS in conference play, and 3-0-1 ATS against teams with a winning record. They are 9-4 ATS on the road, and 36-17 ATS in October. The total has gone UNDER in all 4 of their recent matchups, and UNDER in all 6 of their recent games on the road.
The Tigers are 5-1 ATS at home, and 6-2 ATS overall lately. They are 5-11-1 ATS coming off of a SU win. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 6 games following a SU win, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 coming off of a win spreadwise.
Between these teams, Ole Miss is 10-3 ATS lately, and 9-0 ATS when playing at LSU. The road team is 14-3 ATS, while the underdog is 13-3 ATS in this series. The total has gone OVER in 4 of their last 5 matchups.
They last met in October 2013, when Ole Miss won 27-24, and won against the spread as 9 ½ point home underdogs. The total went UNDER the 60 point line that was set for the game.
For tonight's game, Ole Miss is listed as a 3 ½ point road favorite. The over/under is set at 45 ½ points. One the moneyline, LSU is listed at +140, with the Rebels a -160.