- Ole Miss is an 8-point favorite over LSU in Week 8 of college football.
- LSU owns the series with 64 wins to Ole Miss’ 40.
OXFORD, Miss. – This is a crucial matchup in the SEC between No.12 Ole Miss and LSU as a win for Mississippi would secure them a bowl game while LSU could make a Top-25 jump with their second straight win over a ranked opponent.
No.12 Ole Miss Vs. LSU
- Moneyline: Ole Miss (-320) vs. LSU (+260)
- Spread: Ole Miss -8
- Total: 76 Points
Online betting sites opened up the odds with Ole Miss listed as a 10.5-point favorite. The line has since shifted way down to Ole Miss -8 with the public all over LSU, reeling in 63% of the bets.
Backing up the popularity of LSU covering the spread is their massive 49-42 win against the Florida Gators last week where they went into the game as 12.5-point underdogs. Ole Miss has also been stingy against the spread in recent weeks going 1-2 against the spread in their last three weeks.
Getting into different trends against the spread heading into the game, LSU has been on fire. The Tigers have gone 4-1 ATS in their last five games following a straight-up win and are also 6-2 in their last eight as an away underdog. As for the Rebels, they are on a massive cold streak going 1-4 in their last five conference games and 1-3-1 in their last five games following an ATS win.
LSU is currently on a five-game winning streak against LSU and has gone 4-1 against the spread in their last five meetings. The underdog in their last 21 meetings has also gone 15-6 against the spread.
With the Tigers consistently covering the spread and winning games against Ole Miss, they can and should back their college football odds without any issues.
The game begins on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST and can be streamed on Paramount+.
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