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Texas Longhorns vs. BYU Cougars

The Texas Longhorns and the BYU Cougars will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

Texas was a 56-7 winner in their most recent outing at home against New Mexico State. They covered the 43.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (63) made winners of OVER bettors.

BYU lost its last outing, a 19-16 result against Virginia on August 31. BYU failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point favorite, while the 35 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Team records:
Texas: 1-0 SU, 1-0 ATS
BYU: 0-1 SU, 0-1 ATS

Texas most recently:
When playing in September are 9-1
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing outside the conference are 10-0

BYU most recently:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
Texas is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 7 games on the road
Texas is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas's last 12 games
BYU is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games at home
BYU is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games
BYU is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
Texas home to Mississippi, Saturday, September 14
BYU home to Utah, Saturday, September 21