Bulls host Tigers in Week 12 action
|Memphis Tigers||South Florida Bulls|
|2-6||November 16, 2013, 07:00 | Raymond James Stadium||2-6|
The South Florida Bulls host Memphis on Saturday, looking to build on their 4-4 ATS mark against the 2-6 Tigers in NCAAF action at Raymond James Stadium.
Backers of the Bulls have seen them go 2-6 and 4-4 ATS so far this season, while the Tigers are at 2-6 and 4-4 ATS. In totals betting, the Tigers are 2-6, while the Bulls are 3-5.
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Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Bulls pegged as 2.5-point underdogs in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, had yet to be posted as of writing - check the lines shortly.
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 108-rated Bulls and the No. 52-rated Tigers in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 19-6 win for the Tigers on Saturday.
In their last action, Memphis was a 21-6 winner at home against Tennessee-Martin. They covered the 13.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (27) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Mike White's 311-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as Houston earned a 35-23 win over South Florida on Thursday at Reliant Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits South Florida's No. 120-ranked offense, averaging 15.38 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 28 this week at 21.88 PPG. The Bulls aerial game is averaging 154.38 yards per game, less than the Tigers secondary allows through the air, 230.38 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Tigers feature the league's No. 2-rated road run defense, allowing 49 yards per game. South Florida, meanwhile, ranks No. 113 in rushing offense at home.
A few Tigers at Bulls trends to consider:
Memphis is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games
Memphis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Memphis's last 8 games
Memphis is 2-23 SU in its last 25 games on the road
South Florida is 6-15-2 ATS in its last 23 games
South Florida is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of South Florida's last 12 games
South Florida is 1-6-1 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Memphis at Louisville, Saturday, November 23rd
South Florida at Southern Methodist, Saturday, November 23rd