Last season Auburn looked like a betting on college football lock with a 20-0 lead at LSU in the second quarter. At the onset War Eagle established unmistakable superiority. Moreover, LSU head coach Ed Orgeron was being booed without mercy. Fans at Tiger Stadium demanded his firing at half time. To differentiate the LSU offense and defense were rendered totally helpless. Although this may be true what happened next was astounding. Orgeron’s team rallied for an astounding 27-23 win. Starting with the rally Auburn coach Gus Malzahn had the tables turned on him. His seat was blistering afterwards.
LSU Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers
Date and Time: Saturday, September 15, 2018, 3:30 p.m. ET
Location: Jordan Hare Stadium, Auburn, Alabama
Betting on Football Betting Odds at SBG:
|LSU||+9½ (-110)||45 (-110)|
|Auburn||-9½ (-110)||45 (-110)|
LSU Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers TV Coverage: CBS
LSU is off to a solid betting on college football start for 2018. In their first two games the Tigers won both with a split against the line. In particular last week LSU scored a 31-0 win over Southeast Louisiana as 40-point home chalks. Balanced against that is a strong start by Auburn. To illuminate the Tigers won both of their games with a 1-1 split vs. the odds. In a similar fashion to LSU, War Eagle won but didn’t cover last week 63-9 over Alabama State.
Week One Wins
Not withstanding the cupcakes for week two Auburn and LSU scored impressive week one wins. For instance, LSU beat Miami and Auburn defeated Washington. As a result, they earned credibility as playoff contenders.
Numbers to Consider
LSU has been a reliable road team on the board as of late. To begin with the Tigers have paid in five of their last seven away matchups. Four of the Bayou Bengals last five road tilts went under the total. On the whole LSU has been a terrible away dog. To demonstrate the Tigers have paid in just two of their last 10 as pups away from home. Just one of their last ten in that role went over the total.
Auburn has been in the black with recent home matchups. For example, War Eagle has lost just two of their last six home games with the line. Three of their last five in that situation went over the total. Most important of all the Tigers have been reliable as a home chalk. To show Auburn has lost just three of their last nine laying points at Jordan Hare Stadium.
Team vs. Team
The home team has controlled the cashier’s cage in this offshore betting series. In fact, the host has paid in the last four consecutive head to head meetings. Further, Jordan Hare Stadium has not been a hospitable host for LSU. To be exact Auburn has covered the spread in their last four home games with the Bayou Bengals. All four of those games also went under the total.
Matchup to Watch
As has been noted home field is the Betting on college football matchup difference. Supplementing that is that Auburn has all the numbers on their side. Equally important is the revenge angle. As mentioned earlier War Eagle owns the Bayou Bengals at Jordan Hare.
LSU vs. Auburn Betting on College Football Picks
Fashion Auburn’s home dominance of LSU at home. Of course, War Eagle is the call!
LSU vs. Auburn Betting on College Football Pick: Auburn Tigers
LSU vs. Auburn Betting on College Football Score Prediction: Auburn 27, LSU 20
Catch highlights of Auburn’s impressive week one win over ranked Washington!