After losing to Arkansas State by 20 points last week, Louisiana will be desperate to bounce back.
The Ragin’ Cajuns (5-4, 2-3 Sun Belt) will host Southern Miss (2-7, 1-5) at 7:30 p.m. ET on Thursday at Cajun Field in Lafayette, Louisiana.
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Southern Miss vs. Louisiana Betting Odds
Louisiana is a -10.5 college football betting odds favorite against Southern Miss, with the Over/Under being 52.5.
The moneyline for Louisiana is -400, while it’s +310 for Southern Miss.
Southern Miss vs. Louisiana On TV
The Southern Miss vs. Louisiana game will be televised on ESPNU.
Southern Miss vs. Louisiana Prediction
I’m predicting Louisiana will win and cover the spread at -10.5. I also believe the game will go Over 52.5 total points.
Louisiana is fifth in the Sun Belt in terms of scoring offense with 31.1 points per game. The Ragin’ Cajuns have been somewhat limited on offense recently, but I think that changes in this matchup.
Southern Miss is allowing the most points in the conference with 35.8 per game. I think Louisiana will score quite a bit this week and will triumph at home.