The best yet: LSU’s secondary squares off with Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly, Rebels’ dynamic offense _lowres

Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly (10) dodges Arkansas linebacker Brooks Ellis, bottom left, to run for an 8-yard touchdown during overtime of an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. Arkansas won 53-52. (AP Photo/Thomas Graning)

The basics

Kickoff: 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, Oxford, Miss.


Radio: WDGL-FM, 98.1; WWL-AM, 870; WWL-FM, 105.3; KLWB-FM, 103.7

Series: LSU leads 59-40-4

Last meeting: LSU 10, Ole Miss 7 (Oct. 25, 2014)

On Ole Miss

Record: 7-3 (4-2 Southeastern)

Best win: Defeated Alabama 43-37 on Sept. 19

Worst loss: Lost to Memphis 37-24 on Oct. 17

Offensive leaders: QB Chad Kelly, WR Laquon Treadwell, RB Jaylen Walton

Defensive leaders: DT Robert Nkemdiche, S Trae Elston, DE Marquis Haynes

Rumblings: Coming off a crazy loss to Arkansas on Nov. 7 and an open date, Ole Miss should be hungry to get back on the field against a wounded LSU team.

On offense, briefly: Led by Kelly, the Rebels average a healthy 526.6 yards per game and have scored 50 or more points four times.

On defense, briefly: Ole Miss is allowing 125.7 rushing yards per game and has given up just five rushing touchdowns in 10 games.