The Southern Methodist Mustangs and the Memphis Tigers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Liberty Bowl.
Oddsmakers currently have the Tigers listed as 1-point favorites versus the Mustangs, while the game's total is sitting at 49.
Southern Methodist lost its last outing, a 55-52 result against Rutgers on October 5. Southern Methodist covered in that game as a 3.5-point underdog, while the 107 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Memphis was a 25-15 loser in its last match on the road against Houston. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 40 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Southern Methodist has lost 3 straight games.
Memphis has lost 2 straight games.
Southern Methodist: 1-4 SU, 1-4 ATS
Memphis: 1-4 SU, 3-2 ATS
SOUTHERN METHODIST MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 6-4
MEMPHIS MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 2-8
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 4-6
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Southern Methodist's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Southern Methodist's last 12 games on the road
Southern Methodist is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Southern Methodist is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis's last 5 games
Memphis is 5-15 SU in its last 20 games at home
Memphis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Southern Methodist home to Temple, Saturday, October 26
Memphis home to Cincinnati, Wednesday, October 30