NCAAF Football - Preview
The fans at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium will be treated to a game between the Southern Miss Golden Eagles and the East Carolina Pirates when they take their seats on Saturday.
Southern Miss was a 24-23 loser in its last match at home against Florida International. They failed to cover the 16.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 47 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
East Carolina was a 36-33 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Tulane. They failed to cover the 13.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (69) made winners of OVER bettors.
Southern Miss has lost 5 straight games.
Southern Miss: 0-5 SU, 1-4 ATS
East Carolina: 4-2 SU, 2-4 ATS
Southern Miss most recently:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 0-10
When playing within the conference are 1-9
East Carolina most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
Southern Miss is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against East Carolina
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Southern Miss's last 12 games on the road
Southern Miss is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing East Carolina
Southern Miss is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
East Carolina is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
East Carolina is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of East Carolina's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of East Carolina's last 12 games
Southern Miss home to North Texas, Saturday, October 26
East Carolina at Florida International, Saturday, November 2