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Pirates Golden Eagles Betting Preview for Week 10

Southern Miss Golden EaglesEast Carolina Pirates
Nov 5, 4:00 PM | Grass of Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium

Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs East Carolina Pirates Odds


The Pirates will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Golden Eagles at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Week 10 action.

The Pirates sit at 4-4 (5-3 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Golden Eagles are currently 7-1 (6-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? East Carolina is 2-6 OU, and Southern Miss is 2-6 OU.

View Southern Miss vs East Carolina Odds and Stats.

Betting Line: Fans backing the Pirates here saw them open as 11-point underdogs in this college football clash. (Check back shortly for opening totals at sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark as none was available at the time this preview was written.)

Power Rankings / Prediction: It's a betting matchup between the No. 76-rated Pirates and the No. 23-ranked Golden Eagles, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 46-22 result in favor of the Golden Eagles.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up East Carolina's No. 78-ranked offense (25.6 PPG) against a Golden Eagles defense that ranks No. 17 at 18.5 PPG. The Pirates passing attack has averaged 312.9 yards per game, more than the Golden Eagles give up through the air (202.1 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Golden Eagles feature the league's No. 80-rated road run defense, allowing 186.2 yards per game. East Carolina, meanwhile, ranks No. 115 in rushing offense at home.

Southern Miss won its last outing, a 31-13 result against Texas El Paso on October 29. Southern Miss covered in that game as a 10-point favorite, while the 44 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

East Carolina was a 34-13 winner in their most recent outing at home against Tulane. They covered the 16–point spread as favorites, while the total score (47) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Southern Miss Golden Eagles Trends:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on grass are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 7-3

East Carolina Pirates Trends:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on grass are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4

A few Golden Eagles at Pirates trends to consider:
Southern Miss is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Southern Miss is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against East Carolina
Southern Miss is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Southern Miss's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of East Carolina's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of East Carolina's last 5 games at home
East Carolina is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
East Carolina is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Southern Miss home to Central Florida, Saturday, November 12
East Carolina at Texas El Paso, Saturday, November 12