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NCAAF FOOTBALL

Houston Cougars vs. Rice Owls

The Houston Cougars and the Rice Owls will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Rice Stadium.

Houston was a 22-13 winner in its last match on the road against Temple. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 35 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Rice was a 23-14 winner in their most recent outing at home against Kansas. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score (37) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Houston has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Houston: 2-0 SU, 2-0 ATS
Rice: 1-1 SU, 2-0 ATS

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

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

A few trends to consider:
Houston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Rice
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games when playing Rice
Houston is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
Houston is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Rice is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Rice is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Rice's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Rice's last 7 games when playing Houston

Next up:
Houston at UTSA, Saturday, September 28
Rice home to Florida Atlantic, Saturday, September 28