NCAA Matchups  >>  Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. LSU Tigers Preview 11/10/2012

The fans at Tiger Stadium will be treated to a game between the Mississippi State Bulldogs and the LSU Tigers when they take their seats on Saturday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 17-point favorites versus the Bulldogs, while the game's total is sitting at 44½.
Mississippi State was a 38-13 loser in their most recent outing at home against Texas A&M. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (51) made winners of UNDER bettors.
LSU was a 21-17 loser in their most recent outing at home against Alabama. They covered the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (38) made winners of UNDER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Mississippi State has lost 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Mississippi State: 7-2 SU, 5-4 ATS
LSU: 7-2 SU, 4-5 ATS
MISSISSIPPI STATE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 8-2
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5

LSU MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 7-3


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Mississippi State is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Mississippi State's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Mississippi State's last 8 games when playing LSU
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Mississippi State's last 6 games when playing on the road against LSU
LSU is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Mississippi State
LSU is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Mississippi State
LSU is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home
LSU is 21-3 SU in its last 24 games

NEXT UP:
Mississippi State home to Arkansas, Saturday, November 17
LSU home to Mississippi, Saturday, November 17