The Houston Cougars are on the road in week 10 for a conference match up against the South Florida bulls. Houston comes into this game ranked #20 in the nation with a 7-1 overall record riding a seven game win streak after a 44-37 home win against SMU. Quarterback Clayton Tune orchestrated the Houston offense completing 27 of 37 passes for 412 yards and four touchdowns against SMU.
Nathaniel Dell proved to be the primary target in the Houston passing game with 165 yards and three touchdowns on 9 receptions. Jeremy Singleton and Jake Herslow combined for 156 yards on 8 catches, while KeSean Carter chipped in four catches for 46 yards and one touchdown.
The USF bulls are struggling this season with a 2-6 overall record after losing three of their last four games including a 29-14 loss to East Carolina last game out. USF struggled defensively against ECU allowing 471 yards of total offense leading to 23 unanswered second half points resulting in the loss.
Quarterback Timmy McClain posted a 56.9% completion rate to go along with a team high 1000 passing yards and two touchdowns. Running back Jarren Mangham leads the team with 483 rushing yards, while Xavier Weaver both a team high 471 receiving yards.
Recent Betting Trends
- Houston are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games.
- Houston are 7-0 SU in their last 7 games.
- South Florida are 2-14 SU in their last 16 games.
- The total has gone OVER in 6 of South Florida’s last 7 games at home.