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Rice Owls vs. Texas Longhorns

The Rice Owls and the Texas Longhorns will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Frank Erwin Center.

Last time out for Rice, they were a 54-52 loser as they battled Houston on the road. They covered in the match as a 3.5-point underdog.

Texas was a 92-78 loser in their most recent outing at home against Michigan State. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.

Rice:
Team record: 5-6 SU, 5-1 ATS

is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Texas
is 2-18 SU in its last 20 games on the road

When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Harvard are 1-2
After playing Houston are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7

Texas:
Team record: 10-2 SU, 6-3 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Rice
is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Rice

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Oklahoma are 6-4
After playing Michigan State are 5-3
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
Rice home to Harvard, Saturday, January 4
Texas home to Oklahoma, Saturday, January 4