College Basketball Matchup - Missouri Tigers LSU Tigers Odds Preview
LSU Tigers vs Missouri Tigers Odds
Mizzou Arena will host Missouri Tigers vs. LSU Tigers action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Supporters of the Tigers have watched them go 17-9 and 11-10 ATS on the year, while the Tigers are at 20-8 and 12-12 ATS. In totals betting, the Tigers are 14-9, while the Tigers have a 12-9 mark.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Missouri Tigers as 13.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Tigers at No. 27 and the Tigers at No. 69 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 81-74 result in favor of the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Missouri's No. 20 nationally ranked offense (76.7 points per game) against a Tigers defense that sits as the No. 211 at 68 PPG. The Tigers have been averaging 45.5% from the field, more than the Tigers have managed so far this season (43.1% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, LSU owns the country's No. 182-rated mark, allowing 69.9 points per game on the highway. Missouri, on the other hand, rates No. 30 in scoring at home.
Last time out for LSU, they were a 65-60 winner as they battled Arkansas at home. They covered in the match as a 1-point underdog. Charles Carmouche scored 26 points for LSU on Wednesday, leading the Tigers to a 65-60 win over Arkansas at Pete Maravich Assembly Center.
Missouri was a 90-68 winner in their most recent outing on the road against South Carolina. They covered the 9-point spread as favorites. Missouri cruised to victory on Thursday, running South Carolina out of the gym and running up a 90-68 score at Colonial Life Arena.
LSU Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Texas A&M are 4-2
After playing Arkansas are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Missouri Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Arkansas are 7-1
After playing South Carolina are 1-0
After a win are 3-7
A few Tigers at Tigers trends to consider:
LSU is 4-16 SU in its last 20 games on the road
Missouri is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Missouri's last 7 games at home
Missouri is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games
LSU at Texas A&M, Wednesday, March 6
Missouri home to Arkansas, Tuesday, March 5