Auburn vs Mississippi State Pick

A pair of SEC teams begin their conference campaigns as the Auburn Tigers visit the Mississippi State Bulldogs Saturday.

Auburn, a 26-19 loser to Clemson in its season opener, is a three-point underdog vs. the 'Dogs, who beat Jackson State opening weekend 56-9.

View Auburn vs Mississippi State Odds and Stats.

Betting Line: Sportsbook.ag had set the Bulldogs as 3-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. The total was at 59.5.

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Last time out for Auburn, they were a 26-19 loser as they battled Clemson at home. Auburn failed to cover in the match as a 2-point underdog, while 45 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last game, Auburn got a 106-yard performance from Tre Mason, but Clemson prevailed 26-19.

Mississippi State was a 56-9 winner in its last match at home against Jackson St. The game involved a non-board team, hence there was no line or total on it. Jackson St didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Bulldogs as Mississippi State blasted them 56-9 in Week 1 action.

Auburn Tigers Trends:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 6-4

Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 3-7

A few Tigers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Auburn is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Mississippi State
Auburn is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Mississippi State
Auburn is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Auburn's last 7 games when playing Mississippi State
Mississippi State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Mississippi State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Mississippi State's last 7 games when playing Auburn
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Mississippi State's last 6 games when playing at home against Auburn

Next up:
Auburn home to Louisiana-Monroe, Saturday, September 15
Mississippi State at Troy, Saturday, September 15

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