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UAB vs. Rice College Football Odds, Plays and Insights

The UAB Blazers (5-2, 0-0 C-USA) are 23.5-point favorites when they host the Rice Owls (2-4, 0-0 C-USA) in a C-USA matchup on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at Protective Stadium. An over/under of 44.5 is set for the contest.

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Odds for UAB vs. Rice

Over/Under Insights

  • UAB's games this season have gone over 44.5 points five of six times.
  • Rice's games have gone over 44.5 points in five of six chances this season.
  • The two teams combine to score 42.1 points per game, 2.4 less than the over/under in this contest.
  • This contest's over/under is 14.2 points under the 58.7 these two squads combine to give up per game in 2021.
  • The average total in Blazers games this season is 49.7, 5.2 points more than Saturday's over/under of 44.5.
  • The 44.5-point over/under for this game is 6.3 points below the 50.8 points per game average total in Owls games this season.
  • UAB is 4-2-0 against the spread this year.
  • UAB's games this year have eclipsed the over/under one time in six opportunities (16.7%).
  • The Blazers score 13.6 fewer points per game (26.1) than the Owls surrender (39.7).
  • The Blazers average 364.3 yards per game, 73.7 fewer yards than the 438 the Owls allow per contest.
  • This year, the Blazers have turned the ball over 10 times, three more than the Owls' takeaways (7).
  • Find the latest spread and moneyline odds for UAB at SISportsbook.
  • Thus far this year Rice has one win against the spread.
  • The Owls have yet to cover the spread this year when underdogs by 23.5 points or more.
  • Rice has gone over the point total in 66.7% of its opportunities this year (four times over six games with a set point total).
  • The Owls average 16 points per game, three fewer than the Blazers surrender (19).
  • Rice is 1-1 against the spread and 2-0 overall in games when it records more than 19 points.
  • The Owls average 308.5 yards per game, only 13.2 fewer than the 321.7 the Blazers give up.
  • Rice is 1-1 against the spread and 2-0 overall when the team picks up over 321.7 yards.
  • The Owls have 12 turnovers this season, equal to the number of takeaways for the Blazers.
  • Head to SISportsbook to find the latest moneyline, spread and over/under odds for this matchup.

Season Stats

UABStatsRice

26.1

Avg. Points Scored

16

19

Avg. Points Allowed

39.7

364.3

Avg. Total Yards

308.5

321.7

Avg. Total Yards Allowed

438

10

Giveaways

12

12

Takeaways

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