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Houston Cougars at Cincinnati Bearcats Week 15 Betting Pick and Odds

Houston Cougars


Cincinnati Bearcats
Saturday, December 06, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Paul Brown Stadium


The Houston Cougars will look to wrap up their regular season on a high note this Saturday afternoon in an AAC clash against the Cincinnati Bearcats.

Houston moved to 7-4 SU on the year and 5-2 in conference play with a 35-9 rout of SMU this past Friday to cover as a 21-point road favorite. The Cougars are now a perfect 4-0 ATS on the road this year.

The Bearcats remained in the AAC title race with a 14-6 victory against Temple as 7-point road favorites last time out. They are now 6-1 SU in conference play. Cincinnati is 3-2 ATS this season at home and the total has stayed UNDER in five of its last six games overall.

The Bearcats have won the last four meetings SU and they are 3-1 ATS.

Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats Opening Odds and Betting Line

Odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Cincinnati Bearcats as 7-point favorites in the matchup, while the betting total was 56.5 Friday at BetDSI.

Computer Prediction: Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats Pick

Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 28-22 result in favor of the Bearcats on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Cincinnati Bearcats sport a record of 8-3 and 7-4 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Houston Cougars sit at 7-4 and 6-5 ATS on the season. The over under totals records are 4-7 for the Bearcats and 3-8 for the Cougars. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Cincinnati vs Houston injuries news.

The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Cincinnati Bearcats at No. 40 and the Houston Cougars at No. 37 heading into this contest.

How Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Cincinnati Bearcats No. 28-ranked offense (35.18 PPG) against a Houston Cougars defense that ranks No. 10 at 17.82 PPG. The Cincinnati Bearcats passing attack has averaged 295.82 yards per game, more than the Houston Cougars give up through the air (184.64 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Houston Cougars feature the league's No. 40-rated road run defense, allowing 150.5 yards per game. Cincinnati, meanwhile, ranks No. 88 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time we saw the Mustangs, they had no answer for Kenneth Farrow as the Cougars rolled to a 35-9 victory at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.


The Bearcats grabbed a Week 14 victory over the Owls in their last game, winning 14-6 at Lincoln Financial Field.

Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Odds Trends

Houston is 17-8 ATS in its last 25 games
Houston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Houston's last 16 games
Houston is 10-1 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
Cincinnati is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Cincinnati is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
Cincinnati is 16-3 SU in its last 19 games at home