Missouri is coming off a dominating 79-0 win over visiting Delaware State, while LSU lost a heartbreaker at Auburn, 18-13, and then fired head coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron.
Here’s a look at the matchup by the numbers…
Missouri Tigers (2-2 overall, 0-1 in SEC)
44.5 points per game
569.5 yards per game
391.3 passing yards per game
178.3 rushing yards per game
18.8 points allowed per game
367.8 offensive yards allowed per game
236 passing yards allowed per game
131.8 rushing yards allowed
QB Drew Lock has completed 96 of 162 passes (59.3 percent) for 1,508 yards, with 14 touchdowns and three interceptions. QB Marvin Zanders has completed six of seven passes (85.7 percent) for 46 yards and one touchdown.
RB Damarea Crockett has 34 carries for 210 yards, an average of 6.2 per, and three touchdowns. RB Ish Witter has rushed 57 times for 209 yards, an average of 3.7 yards per carry, with two touchdowns. Zanders has 16 carries for 124 yards, an average of 7.8 per, and two touchdowns.
WR J'Mon Moore has 26 receptions for 434 yards, an average of 16.7 yards per catch, and six touchdowns. WR Dimetrios Mason has 15 receptions for 188 yards. WR Emanuel Hall has 13 catches for 241 yards, an average of 18.5 yards per reception, and two touchdowns. WR Chris Black has 11 catches for 175 yards and one touchdown.
LSU (2-2 overall, 1-1 in SEC)
21 points per game
339.5 offensive yards per game
147.8 passing yards per game
191.8 rushing yards per game
16.8 points allowed per game
341.2 offensive yards allowed per game
225.2 passing yards allowed per game
116 rushing yards allowed per game
QB Danny Etling has completed 40 of 71 passes (56.3 percent) for 433 yards, with three touchdowns and one interception. QB Brandon Harris has completed 13 of 25 passes (52 percent) for 139 yards, with one touchdown and two interceptions.
RB Leonard Fournette has rushed 67 times for 386 yards, an average of 5.8 yards per carry, and two touchdowns. RB Derrius Guice has 29 carries for 239 yards, an average of 8.2 per carry, and one touchdown.
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