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Houston vs SMU Spread, Line, Odds, Predictions, Over/Under & Betting Insights for College Basketball Game

Larry Rupp
Houston vs SMU spread, line, odds, predictions, over/under & betting insights for college basketball game.
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Houston vs SMU Basketball Game Info

No. 5 Houston Cougars (7-1, 2-1 American) vs. SMU Mustangs (6-0, 2-0 American)
Date: Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021
Time: 7 p.m. EST
Venue: Moody Coliseum – Dallas, TX
Coverage: ESPN2

Houston vs SMU Spread & Odds

All NCAAM betting lines, odds and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
 HOU: (-148) | SMU: (+126)
Spread: HOU: -2.5 (-112) | SMU: +2.5 (-108)
Total: 136.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
Public (Spread) Betting Percentages via oddsFireHOU: (82%) | SMU: (18%)
Odds to Win NCAAM National Championship: HOU: (+2000) | SMU: (+6500)

Houston vs SMU Prediction & Pick

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to the ESPN Basketball Power Index (BPI).
Houston: 60.5%
SMU: 39.5%

Houston vs SMU Head-to-Head Results & Betting Trends

- SMU defeated Houston, 73-72, in the most recent meeting between these two teams on Feb. 15, 2020.
- Houston is 53-33 all-time in 86 head-to-head games against SMU.
- Houston is 1-5 against the spread (ATS) in its last six road games.
- The total has hit the under in four of SMU's last six games against Houston.
- Houston lost to Tulsa, 65-64, in its most recent game on Dec. 29, 2020.
- SMU defeated Temple, 79-71, in its most recent game on Dec. 30, 2020.

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