NCAAF

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Houston Cougars

Texas Tech
Red Raiders
2 - 0
Houston
Cougars
2 - 0
September 23, 2017, 12:00 PM EDT
 | TDECU Stadium

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Texas Tech
Red Raiders
2 - 0
Houston
Cougars
2 - 0
September 23, 2017, 12:00 PM EDT
 | TDECU Stadium
  • The Houston Cougars will do battle with the visiting Texas Tech Red Raiders on Saturday, looking to bolster their record and fatten the pocketbooks of betting fans who back them.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Odds makers at Sportsbook had the Houston Cougars as -7-point favorites in the matchup, while the betting total had not been set at press time (check Sportsbook for the latest on the over under).

    A 38-28 result in favor of the Cougars was the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine earlier this week. Check the picks page or matchup report during the week as factors may cause that prediction to be re-run. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

    Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Houston Cougars Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    The Houston Cougars sport a record of 2-0 and 2-0 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Texas Tech Red Raiders sit at 2-0 and 1-0-1 ATS on the season. The over under totals records are 0-2 for the Cougars and 1-1 for the Red Raiders. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Texas Tech injuries news.

    The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Houston Cougars at No. 44 and the Texas Tech Red Raiders at No. 74 heading into this contest.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    In their last game, Texas Tech's aerial attack generated 543 yards and the Red Raiders came away with a 52-45 victory over Arizona State at Jones AT&T Stadium.

    Kyle Allen throttled the Owls defense in his team's most recent action, throwing for 309 yards as Houston handed Rice a 38-3 defeat.

    Betting Trends
    • Texas Tech is 8-3-1 ATS in its last 12 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas Tech's last 5 games
    • Texas Tech is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
    • Texas Tech is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
    • Houston is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
    • Houston is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games
    • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Houston's last 8 games
    • Houston is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home

    Next Betting Matchups

    Texas Tech home to Oklahoma State, Saturday, September 30th
    Houston at Temple, Saturday, September 30th

Odds

Saturday, September 23 Sat Sep 23


Opening
Current

Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Opening
+7
-110
+190
o72
-110
-7
-110
-230
u72
-110
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Current
+7
-110
+220
o68
-110
-7
-110
-260
u68
-110

Edge Finder

30.31
Total Score
35.86
256.38
Passing Yards
271.57
159.85
Rushing Yards
142.29
27:56
Time on Field
33:25
63.15
Number of Plays
69.57
6.59
Yards Per Play
5.95
30.31
Total Score
35.86
6.92
First Quarter
10.50
8.38
Second Quarter
8.00
7.92
Third Quarter
8.36
7.08
Fourth Quarter
8.50
256.38
Passing Yards
271.57
29.77
Pass Attempts
32.79
18.77
Pass Completions
21.93
1.62
Sacks
2.64
10.62
Sack Yards
19.36
13.66
Yards Per Pass
12.38
159.85
Rushing Yards
142.29
33.38
Rush Attempts
36.79
4.79
Yards Per Rush
3.87
0.85
Interceptions
0.86
0.85
Fumbles
0.86
0.62
Fumbles Lost
0.14
1.46
Total Turnovers
1.00
5.23
Penalties
6.43
44.54
Penalty Yards
61.07
27:56
Time on Field
33:25
63.15
Number of Plays
69.57
6.59
Yards Per Play
5.95
3.23
Punts
4.21
48.16
Punt Average
41.83
40.62
Return Yards
106.00

Head To Head

TXTECH
Stat Type HOUSTO
2-1
Record
1-2
1-2
ATS
2-1
0-2
O/U
0-2
33.67
Score
25.00
187.00
Rush Yds
142.33
38.33
Pass Attempts
56.33
64.35
Completion %
54.44
297.00
Passing Yds
390.00
484
Total Yds
532.33
2.67
Turnovers
1.67
TXTECH
Stat Type HOUSTO
2-1
Record
1-2
1-2
ATS
2-1
0-2
O/U
0-2
33.67
Score
25.00
187.00
Rush Yds
142.33
38.33
Pass Attempts
56.33
64.35
Completion %
54.44
297.00
Passing Yds
390.00
484
Total Yds
532.33
2.67
Turnovers
1.67
Nov 27/10 (1 of 3)
TXTECH
Stat Type HOUSTO
Home
Away
35
Score
20
-10
ATS
+10
70.5 o
O/U
70.5 u
115
Rush Yds
144
46
Pass Attempts
61
69.57
Completion %
52.46
373
Passing Yds
441
488
Total Yds
585
3
Turnovers
3
Sep 26/09 (2 of 3)
TXTECH
Stat Type HOUSTO
Away
Home
28
Score
29
-2
ATS
+2
75.5 o
O/U
75.5 u
163
Rush Yds
144
47
Pass Attempts
58
63.83
Completion %
65.52
321
Passing Yds
435
484
Total Yds
579
2
Turnovers
1
Nov 25/95 (3 of 3)
TXTECH
Stat Type HOUSTO
Away
Home
38
Score
26
-18
ATS
+18
O/U
283
Rush Yds
139
22
Pass Attempts
50
54.55
Completion %
44.00
197
Passing Yds
294
480
Total Yds
433
3
Turnovers
1

Team Records

TXTECH
Record HOUSTO
2-0
All
2-0
2-0
Home
1-0
0-0
Away
1-0
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
1-0-1
ATS
2-0
1-0-1
ATS Home
1-0
0-0
ATS Away
1-0
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
1-1
O/U
0-2
1-1
O/U Home
0-1
0-0
O/U Away
0-1
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0
TXTECH
Record HOUSTO
0-0
All
0-0
0-0
Home
0-0
0-0
Away
0-0
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
0-0
ATS
0-0
0-0
ATS Home
0-0
0-0
ATS Away
0-0
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
0-0
O/U
0-0
0-0
O/U Home
0-0
0-0
O/U Away
0-0
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0
TXTECH
Record HOUSTO
2-0
All
2-0
2-0
Home
1-0
0-0
Away
1-0
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
1-0-1
ATS
2-0
1-0-1
ATS Home
1-0
0-0
ATS Away
1-0
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
1-1
O/U
0-2
1-1
O/U Home
0-1
0-0
O/U Away
0-1
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0

Gametime Weather

Weather
10:00am Clear
28ºC / 83ºF
71% Humidity
19% Precipitation
18% Cloud Cover
Wind Impact Stadium Type Open
Field Image
Arrow Image 8
mph

Injuries

NamePositionInj Desc
No Reported Injuries
NamePositionInj Desc
No Reported Injuries

Last 10 Games

DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSOFF. RUSHOFF. PASSOFF. TOTALDEF. RUSHDEF. PASSDEF. TOTALTO
Sep 16, 2017ARIZST52-45W-7/74-P/O725436151683264940
Sep 2, 2017E.WASH56-10W-11/87.5-W/U17744962681220301-3
Nov 25, 2016BAYLOR54-35W+4/84.5-W/O80586666257377634-4
Nov 19, 2016IOWAST10-66L-3.5/75.5-L/O842223062723366083
Nov 12, 2016OKLAST44-45L+11.5/87-W/O1593595182103956050
Nov 5, 2016TEXAS37-45L+3/85.5-L/U1153674824142446580
Oct 29, 2016TCU27-24W+9.5/86.5-W/U1392063451722464181
Oct 22, 2016OKLA59-66L+16.5/85-W/O1207348543095458542
Oct 15, 2016WESTV17-48L+3/82-L/U343453793323186501
Oct 8, 2016KAN.ST38-44L+10/67.5-W/O635295922311043351
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DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSOFF. RUSHOFF. PASSOFF. TOTALDEF. RUSHDEF. PASSDEF. TOTALTO
Sep 16, 2017RICE38-3W-22.5/54-W/U130354484129113242-3
Sep 9, 2017ARIZON19-16W-2/65-W/U1582253831522193710
Dec 17, 2016SD.ST10-34L-4.5/51-L/U252292541271282554
Nov 25, 2016MEMPHS44-48L-5.5/61.5-L/O1374876241464095552
Nov 17, 2016LOUISV36-10W+17/67.5-W/U64298362101211312-3
Nov 12, 2016TULANE30-18W-24.5/48.5-L/U662212871002413411
Oct 29, 2016UCF31-24W-9.5/59-L/U158240398401551950
Oct 22, 2016SMU16-38L-22.5/60-L/U622413031782284061
Oct 15, 2016TULSA38-31W-22/68-L/O268254522943654591
Oct 8, 2016NAVY40-46L-15/52.5-L/O125359484306763823
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