Vanderbilt vs. Houston Free Pick
Could unbeaten Houston get tested tonight when it hosts SEC foe Vanderbilt at 7:00PM ET tonight?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Mybookie.ag, the Cougars are 10.5-point home favorites versus the Commodores after the number opened at Houston -14. The total opened at 46 before getting bet up to 51.5.
The Commodores enter play tonight with a 3-4 record but has been a profitable 5-2 against the spread, including 2-1 ATS on the road. The Cougars are 7-0 overall and 5-2 against the spread, but are just 1-2 ATS at home this season.
The Cougars have had issues covering at home dating back to last year. They're just 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games and 1-4 ATS in their last five home games versus a team with a losing road record. On the other side, the Commodores are 8-2 at the betting window in their last 10 road games and are 6-2 ATS in their last eight games overall. Vanderbilt isn't going to scare anyone offensively but the Commodores are 16th in the nation in rushing yards allowed (109.9 YPG), are 14th in points allowed (16.3) and 21st in total yards allowed (316.6) per game. They'll give Houston a game tonight.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 9 FREE PICK: VANDERBILT COMMODORES +10.5