NCAA Matchups  >>  Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Air Force Falcons Preview 10/26/2013

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Air Force Falcons will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Falcon Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Fighting Irish listed as 19½-point favorites versus the Falcons, while the game's total is sitting at 56.
In their last action, Notre Dame was a 14-10 winner at home against Southern Cal. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (24) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Air Force lost its last outing, a 27-20 result against San Diego State on October 10. Air Force failed to cover in that game as a 3.5-point underdog, while the 47 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

CURRENT STREAK:
Notre Dame has won 2 straight games.
Air Force has lost 6 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Notre Dame: 5-2 SU, 1-5-1 ATS
Air Force: 1-6 SU, 2-5 ATS
NOTRE DAME MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 9-1
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 7-3
When playing outside the conference are 7-3

AIR FORCE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing outside the conference are 3-7


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Notre Dame is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Notre Dame is 17-3 SU in its last 20 games
Notre Dame is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Air Force
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Notre Dame's last 5 games when playing Air Force
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Air Force's last 5 games when playing Notre Dame
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Air Force's last 6 games
Air Force is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Notre Dame
Air Force is 2-10 ATS in its last 12 games

NEXT UP:
Notre Dame home to Navy, Saturday, November 2
Air Force home to Army, Saturday, November 2