The Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks and the Arkansas State Red Wolves will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at ASU Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Red Wolves listed as 1½-point favorites versus the Warhawks, while the game's total is sitting at 59½.
Louisiana-Monroe was a 40-24 loser in their most recent outing at home against Louisiana-Lafayette. They failed to cover the 9.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (64) made winners of OVER bettors.
Arkansas State won its last outing, a 37-19 result against North Texas on November 3. Arkansas State covered in that game as a 4.5-point favorite, while the 56 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Arkansas State has won 4 straight games.
Louisiana-Monroe: 6-3 SU, 6-3 ATS
Arkansas State: 6-3 SU, 5-4 ATS
LOUISIANA-MONROE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on turf are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4
ARKANSAS STATE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 9-1
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Louisiana-Monroe is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Louisiana-Monroe is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Louisiana-Monroe's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Louisiana-Monroe's last 9 games
Arkansas State is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
Arkansas State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Arkansas State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Louisiana-Monroe
Arkansas State is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Louisiana-Monroe
Louisiana-Monroe home to North Texas, Saturday, November 17
Arkansas State at Troy, Saturday, November 17