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LSU vs Texas A&M: By the Numbers

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU has won five of their last six games and will be looking for win number nine against Texas A&M Saturday night in Tiger Stadium.

The Tigers (8-3, 5-2) are one game ahead of Texas A&M (7-4, 4-3) in the SEC West standings.

LSU beat Tennessee last week 30-10 in Knoxville and Texas A&M held on to defeat Ole Miss 31-24 in Oxford.

Twenty seniors will suit up for the last time in Tiger Stadium and will be honored before kickoff.

TEXAS A&M WINS:
Nicholls (24-14), UL Lafayette (45-21), Arkansas (50-43/OT), South Carolina (24-17), Florida (19-17), New Mexico (55-14), Ole Miss (31-24)

TEXAS A&M LOSSES:
UCLA (45-44), Alabama (27-19), Miss. State (35-15), Auburn (42-27)

RELATED STORY: SEC: Standings and Weekend Matchups

Here's a look at the Tigers and Aggies, by the numbers ...

OFFENSE LSU A&M
First Downs 212 214
Rushing Attempts 465 448
Rushing Yards 2279 2170
Rushing Avg/Carry 4.9 4.1
Rushing Yards/Game 207.2 168.5
Passing Completions/Attempts/Int 140-246-4 195-356-8
Passing Yards 2065 2540
Avg/Pass 8.8 7.1
Passing Yards/Game 187.7 230.9
Total Offense/Game 394.9 399.4
Points/Game 26.5 32.0

DEFENSE LSU A&M
First Downs Allowed 180 198
Rushing Yards Allowed 1462 2065
Passing Yards Allowed 1996 2332
Total Yards Allowed 3458 4063
Total Yards Allowed/Game 314.4 369.4
Turnovers 12 19
Sacks 33 36
Points Allowed/Game 18.5 27.1

Kickoff: 6:30 p.m. Tiger Stadium
Television: SEC Network

PREDICTION: LSU 27, Texas A&M 20

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