SMU vs. Houston Sunday Prediction
AAC rivals clash at Fertitta Center on Sunday when No. 6 Houston hosts SMU at 12:00 p.m. ET on ESPN. Will the Mustangs hang as a double-digit dog today or will the Cougars roll as the heavy home favorite?
799 SMU Mustangs (+10.5) at 800 Houston Cougars (-10.5); o/u 139.5
1:00 p.m. ET, Sunday, January 31, 2021
Venue: Fertitta Center, Houston, TX
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The Mustangs are just 2-7-1 against the spread in their last 10 road games and are 2-5 against the number in their last seven games coming off an ATS loss. They’re also just 1-4 at the betting window in their last five games as an underdog and are 1-5-1 against the spread in their last seven games overall.
Meanwhile, the Cougars are a perfect 5-0 against the spread in their last five games, are 4-0 against the number in their last four games coming off an ATS win and are 5-0 at the betting window in their last five games coming off a straight up win. They’ve cashed in four of their last five games as a home favorite and are 17-4 ATS in their last 21 games when facing an opponent with a winning percentage above .600, too.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: HOUSTON COUGARS -10.5