Texas Tech vs. Texas Total Pick
Is the under a good bet on Friday night when in-state rivals the Texas Longhorns and Texas Tech Red Raiders clash at 8:00 p.m. ET? Yes, and here's why.
Matchup: Texas Tech (5-6) at Texas (6-5)
TV: FOX, 8:00 p.m. ET
Line: Texas -10
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 55 points after hitting the board at 55.5. The Longhorns, meanwhile, are now 10-point home favorites versus the Red Raiders after opening at -11.
Who is the Public Backing?
As of Wednesday morning, the Red Raiders are receiving nearly 60% of the betting tickets to cover as a double-digit underdog.
Key Betting Trends
The road team has cashed in four of the last five meetings between these two teams but the favorite is 5-2 against the spread in the last seven meetings and the Red Raiders are just 1-6 at the betting window in their last seven games versus the Longhorns.
OUR PREDICTION: The under has hit in four of the last five meetings between these two teams. It is also 4-1 in the Red Raiders' last five games overall, is 4-1 in their last five conference games, and is 5-1 in their last six games when facing an opponent with a winning record.
On the other side, the under is 8-3 in the Longhorns' last 11 home games, is 39-17 in their last 56 games overall, and is 36-15 in their last 51 conference games. In Texas' last 27 games following an ATS win, the under is 21-6.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 13 PICK: TEXAS TECH/TEXAS UNDER 55