The fans at Rice Stadium will be treated to a game between the Texas El Paso Miners and the Rice Owls when they take their seats on Saturday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Owls listed as 17½-point favorites versus the Miners, while the game's total is sitting at 59½.
Last time out for Texas El Paso, they were a 34-20 loser as they battled Tulsa at home. Texas El Paso failed to cover in the match as a 10-point underdog, while 54 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Rice, they were a 45-19 winner as they battled New Mexico State on the road. Rice covered in the match as a 18-point favorite, while 64 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Texas El Paso has lost 4 straight games.
Rice has won 4 straight games.
Texas El Paso: 1-5 SU, 1-5 ATS
Rice: 5-2 SU, 5-2 ATS
TEXAS EL PASO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 2-8
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 2-8
RICE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 7-3
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas El Paso's last 9 games when playing Rice
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas El Paso's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Texas El Paso's last 10 games
Texas El Paso is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
Rice is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Rice's last 9 games when playing Texas El Paso
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Rice's last 7 games at home
Rice is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Texas El Paso
Texas El Paso at Texas A&M, Saturday, November 2
Rice at North Texas, Saturday, November 2