Preview: Missouri Tigers vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers
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The Missouri Tigers and the Nebraska Cornhuskers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Memorial Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 10½-point favorites versus the Cornhuskers, while the game’s total has not yet been posted.
Chase Daniel threw for an amazing 431 yards and two TDs to help Missouri beat Buffalo 42-21 in Week 4.
Despite the big win the Tigers failed to cover the large 33-point spread, while the combined score played UNDER the posted total of 69.
Nebraska was upset 35-30 by Virginia Tech in Week 5, as 7-point favorites. The combined 65 points sailed OVER the posted total of 47.
Missouri has won 4 straight games.
Missouri: 4-0 SU, 2-1 ATS
Nebraska: 3-1 SU, 2-2 ATS
Missouri most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 8-2
Nebraska most recently:
When playing in October are 2-8
When playing on turf are 5-5
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Missouri is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Missouri is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Missouri’s last 7 games on the road
Missouri is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Nebraska is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Missouri
Nebraska is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Nebraska is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing Missouri
Nebraska is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Missouri home to Oklahoma State, Saturday, October 11
Nebraska at Texas Tech, Saturday, October 11