An SEC battle is on tap Saturday between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Ole Miss Rebels at 4 p.m. ET at Kroger Field. Both teams are 0-1; Kentucky is playing its first home game, and Ole Miss is on the road for the first time. The Rebels are 6-2 against the spread in their last eight SEC games. The Wildcats are 8-1 against the spread in their last nine home games.
The under is 5-0 in Ole Miss' last five games following a straight-up loss. The Wildcats are favored by six-points in the latest Kentucky vs. Ole Miss odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 61.5. Before you make any Ole Miss vs. Kentucky picks, check out the college football predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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- Ole Miss vs. Kentucky spread: Kentucky -6
- Ole Miss vs. Kentucky over-under: 61.5 points
- Ole Miss vs. Kentucky money line: Kentucky -220, Ole Miss +190
- OM: The Rebels allowed Florida to gain a school-record 642 yards.
- UK: The Wildcats are 4-0 against the spread in their last four October games.
What you need to know about Ole Miss
Quarterback Matt Corral, who earned the starting quarterback role after a fall-camp battle with dual-threat John Rhys Plumlee, completed 22-of-31 passes for 395 yards and three touchdowns with one interception against Florida last week. Receiver Elijah Moore caught 10 passes for a career-high 227 yards.
Kentucky and Ole Miss have played just five times since 2005, with Ole Miss holding a 3-2 advantage. Despite that success, Ole Miss enters Saturday's SEC matchup having lost six straight road games.
What you need to know about Kentucky
The Wildcats fell out of the Top 25 after losing to Auburn 29-13. Kentucky outgained Auburn 384-324 last week, but the Wildcat offense stalled several times in the second half and also coughed up three turnovers.
Kentucky quarterback Terry Wilson completed 24-of-37 passes for 239 yards and a touchdown and ran for 42 yards, but he also had an unforced fumble and an interception. The seven Kentucky second-half drives resulted in one touchdown, three punts, two fumbles and one turnover on downs.
How to make Ole Miss vs. Kentucky picks
SportsLine's model is leaning under on the total, predicting neither Corral nor Wilson throw for over 170 yards. It has also generated an against-the-spread pick that cashes in well over 60 percent of simulations. You can only get the pick at SportsLine.
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