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NCAAB BASKETBALL

Rice Owls vs. Houston Cougars

The fans at Toyota Center will be treated to a game between the Rice Owls and the Houston Cougars when they take their seats on Saturday.

Rice was a 69-56 winner in its last match at home against Northwood.

Houston was a 79-76 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Louisiana-Lafayette. They covered the 7-point spread as underdogs.

Rice:
Team record: 5-5 SU, 4-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 4-5
After a win are 1-9

Houston:
Team record: 7-5 SU, 4-3 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Rice
is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing Rice
is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games when playing Rice

When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Connecticut are 1-1
After playing Louisiana-Lafayette are 1-3
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Rice at Texas, Monday, December 30
Houston home to Connecticut, Tuesday, December 31