The Mississippi St Bulldogs will travel in SEC conference play to battle the Texas A&M Aggies in an NCAA college football game scheduled for Saturday afternoon.
Start time from Texas A&M is set for 3:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by CBS TV.
The college football betting odds have the home team Texas A&M Aggies favored by –18 1/2 points.
Mississippi St is now 4-4 on the season after a 34-16 road defeat last week to the South Carolina Gamecocks as a +13 ½ point betting odds underdog. The game total landed under 53 points. The Bulldogs could not overcome the 17-10 first half deficit.
They produced 385 yards with 150 rushing for over 4 yards a carry. Dak Prescott connected on 28 of 43 passes for 235 yards with three interceptions. Prescott did run for 78 yards and two touchdowns. The team gave away the game with five turnovers and forced none away from South Carolina. On defense Mississippi St allowed the Gamecocks offense 307 yards with 160 rushing for over 4 ½ yards per carry. The Bulldogs held South Carolina to just 1 of 11 conversions on third down.
Texas A&M improves to 7-2 on their 2013 campaign after a 57-7 home victory to the UTEP Miners last week as a -47 ½ point betting favorite. The game total came in at under 78 ½ points. The Aggies built up the 36-9 first half lead.
The team posted 564 offensive yards with 234 from their ground game for over 7 ½ yards per carry. Johnny Manziel hit on 16 of 24 passes for 273 yards and four touchdowns. Manziel ran for 67 yards and 2 touchdowns. The Aggies had one turnover and forced four away from UTEP. On defense Texas A&M allowed 198 yards to the Miners with 71 yards to their passing game.