Braves face Bulldogs in Week 2 odds
Alcorn State Braves vs Mississippi State Bulldogs Odds
The Bulldogs will do battle with the visiting Alcorn State Braves on Saturday, looking to bolster their record and fatten the pocketbooks of bettors who back them.
They bring a 0-1 record (0-1 ATS) to the Week 2 battle against the 1-0 Braves, who are 1-0 ATS against the spread. Over under bettors have seen Mississippi State go 0-1 so far and the Braves go 0-1.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks such as Sportsbook.ag had set the Bulldogs as 42.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest.
How They Match Up:
Last time out for Alcorn State, they were a 56-0 loser as they battled Arkansas State on the road. No odds were posted on that game, as it involved the non-board school. Alcorn State was hammered in its last outing, as Arkansas State ran up a 56-0 score against them at ASU Stadium.
In their last action, Mississippi State was a 21-3 loser on the road against Oklahoma State. They failed to cover the 12.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (24) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. The Bulldogs suffered a Week 1 loss against Oklahoma State in their last game, falling 21-3 at Reliant Stadium.
Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing in September are 7-3
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 8-2
A few Braves at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Alcorn State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Alcorn State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Mississippi State is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Mississippi State's last 7 games at home
Mississippi State is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Mississippi State is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Mississippi State at Auburn, Saturday, September 14