ESPN broadcaster Scott Van Pelt made college football predictions Thursday during his “SportsCenter” segment “Winner$.” He made predictions about eight games, and one of the games was Arkansas at LSU.
The game is scheduled to start Saturday at 6:30 p.m. CT in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
LSU enters the matchup 4-5 overall and 2-4 in the SEC. The Arkansas Razorbacks come into the game 6-3 overall and 2-3 in the SEC.
On Thursday night, Arkansas is a 2.5-point favorite against LSU, according to Tipico Sportsbook.
Scott Van Pelt picks LSU vs. Arkansas football
Scott Van Pelt picked LSU to cover the 2.5-point spread.
“I can’t pass on the Bayou Bengals getting some candy at home at night in Baton Rouge,” Van Pelt said.
“Sorry, coach Pittman,” Van Pelt said.
A graphic on the screen said Van Pelt is 4-3 all-time picking LSU.
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Van Pelt joined ESPN in 2001, according to ESPN. He became host of the midnight ET “SportsCenter” on Sept. 7, 2015.
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