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The Alabama Crimson Tide personal the current rivalry with the LSU Tigers, successful the final six conferences outright, going 5-1 in opposition to the unfold. The Tide are closely favored to run that streak to seven straight once they tangle with the Tigers on Saturday evening.
School soccer level unfold: The Crimson Tide opened as 21-point favorites, in response to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark (line updates and matchup report).
School soccer betting choose, through OddsShark pc: 45.Zero-25.2 Crimson Tide (school soccer picks on each sport).
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Why the LSU Tigers can cowl the unfold
The Tigers began Three-2 this season, with a few unhealthy losses, however experience a three-game successful streak into Saturday. In addition they had a bye final week to organize for this one.
LSU’s most up-to-date triumph got here two weeks in the past, a 40-24 resolution at Ole Miss. The Tigers solely led 13-6 on the half and 23-16 late into the third quarter, then used a 17-Zero run to take whole management and ultimately coated as seven-point favorites.
On the evening LSU outgained the Rebels 593-347, outrushed them 393-153, held a 38-22 time of possession benefit and gained the turnover battle Three-Zero. On the season the Tigers have now outgained seven of their eight opponents, together with the final 5 in a row.
At Three-1 in convention play, and with a victory already over fellow contender Auburn, LSU nonetheless controls its personal future, so far as successful the SEC West is worried. Win out, and the Tigers will play within the SEC Championship Recreation.
Why the Alabama Crimson Tide can cowl the unfold
The Tide reached 7-Zero on the season with a 45-7 stroll over Tennessee two weeks in the past. They then additionally loved final week off.
Alabama led the Volunteers 21-Zero on the half and later tacked on one final rating with slightly below 5 minutes to go for the duvet as a 36-point favourite. The Tide outgained Tennessee by the lopsided margin of 604-108, outrushed the Vols 272-64 and gained time of possession by a 35-25 cut up. And the one landing Tennessee scored all day got here on an interception return within the third quarter.
Alabama has now outgained and outrushed every of its eight opponents this season, most by big margins. The Tide are additionally 2-Zero ATS this yr when favored by three touchdowns or fewer.
Alabama is prone to win this sport, nevertheless it’s additionally solely 2-Three ATS at residence this season, the place the spreads are at all times stiffer. LSU, in the meantime, is taking part in higher ball since that loss to Troy. The good cash right here takes the factors with the Tigers.
School soccer betting developments
LSU is Zero-Three-1 ATS in its final 4 video games in opposition to Alabama.
The full has gone below in 5 of LSU’s final seven video games in opposition to Alabama.
Alabama is 9-Three ATS in its final 12 video games in opposition to its convention.
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