NCAAF Football - Preview
The fans at Reliant Stadium will be treated to a game between the Southern Methodist Mustangs and the Houston Cougars when they take their seats on Friday.
Southern Methodist won its last outing, a 16-6 result against South Florida on November 23. Southern Methodist covered in that game as a 6-point favorite, while the 22 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Houston was a 24-17 loser in their most recent outing at home against Cincinnati. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (41) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Southern Methodist has won 2 straight games.
Houston has lost 3 straight games.
Southern Methodist: 5-5 SU, 5-5 ATS
Houston: 7-4 SU, 9-2 ATS
Southern Methodist most recently:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4
Houston most recently:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Southern Methodist is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Southern Methodist's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Southern Methodist's last 7 games on the road
Southern Methodist is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Houston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Southern Methodist
Houston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Southern Methodist
Houston is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Houston is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Southern Methodist home to Central Florida, Saturday, December 7