SMU heads to Memphis tonight
MEMPHIS, TN (TheSpread) – No. 21 SMU looks to keep its spot atop the AAC on Thursday night when it hits the road to face Memphis at 9PM ET.
SMU is 22-5 on the season, 13-2 in the AAC, 7-3 on the road and 12-9 against the spread. Memphis is 17-10 overall, 9-5 in the AAC, 12-4 at home and 12-12 against the spread. The home team has won and covered the spread in eight of the last nine meetings between these two. SMU is 6-2 against the spread in its last eight against Memphis and the two have hit the under in four of their last six meetings.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, SMU is the favorite on the road, as the Mustangs are getting odds of +1.5 points at Memphis. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
SMU has won four straight and nine of its last 10 coming into this game. The Mustangs are also 6-2-2 against the spread in their last 10 games while hitting the over in five straight. Memphis has won and covered the spread in three straight games coming into tonight. The Tigers, however are just 2-2 against the spread in their last four home games while hitting the under in six of their last nine.