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Connecticut Huskies vs. Houston Cougars

The Connecticut Huskies and the Houston Cougars will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Hofheinz Pavilion.

Connecticut was an 82-65 winner in their most recent outing at home against Eastern Washington. They failed to cover the 17.5-point spread as favorites.

Houston was a 54-52 winner in their most recent outing at home against Rice. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites.

Connecticut:
Team record: 11-1 SU, 4-6 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road

When playing on Tuesday are 8-1
After a win are 9-1

Houston:
Team record: 8-5 SU, 4-4 ATS

is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home

When playing on Tuesday are 3-4
Before playing South Florida are 2-8
After playing Rice are 2-8
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Connecticut at Southern Methodist, Saturday, January 4
Houston at South Florida, Saturday, January 4