Houston Cougars vs UConn Huskies 10/19/19 Odds, Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Cougars vs UConn Huskies 10/19/19 – UConn Huskies are all set to kick-off against Houston Cougars at home on Saturday from Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut. Things are not going as expected for the Huskie as they enter this week with a five-game losing streak. With a record of 1-6 on the season, they must win every game that comes their way to stay on track. As for their Cougars, they seem to be one step ahead of UConn. Houston is currently holding a record of 2-4 this year and they have an opportunity to increase their college football odds in this match.
Houston Cougars vs UConn Huskies 10/19/19
Houston Cougars lost against Cincinnati last week at home, the Cougars were able to score 23 points as their opponent scored 38. Overall, Houston holds its 5th spot in the AAC West and they will try to make use of this opportunity to defeat the Huskies. Houston has Clayton Tune as their leading quarterback, but he’s out struggling with an injury. Last week, Tune contributed three interceptions and two touchdowns for his team.
Players to watch: D’Eriq King QB (58 CMP 110 ATT 663 YDS 52.7 CMP% 6 AVG 75 LNG 6 TD 2 INT) Keith Corbin WR (11 REC 192 YDS 17.5 AVG 37 LNG 2 TD) Kyle Porter RB (63 ATT 380 YDS 6 AVG 33 LNG 2 TD) Patrick Carr RB (47ATT 301YDS 6.4AVG 68LNG 3TD) Marquez Stevenson WR (27 REC 418 YDS 15.5 AVG 75 LNG 4 TD) Keith Corbin WR (11 REC 192 YDS 17.5 AVG 37 LNG 2 TD).
The Huskies are holding the 6th position on the ACC East and they were successful in one of their three games at home. Quarterback Mike Beaudry has not done his best for the team since he achieved just 2 interceptions and one touchdown. UConn has a long way to go and playing against big teams seems way out of their league. Betting odds have not been in favor of the Huskies, but it turns out that they will have the upper hand in this match.
Players to watch: Mike Beaudry QB (47 CMP 74 ATT 468 YDS 63.5 CMP% 6.3 AVG 33 LNG 1 TD 2 INT) Ardell Brown WR (16 REC 176 YDS 11 AVG 25 LNG 1 TD) Kevin Mensah RB (119 ATT 439 YDS 3.7 AVG 24 LNG 4 TD) Art Thompkins RB (51 ATT 194 YDS 3.8 AVG 21 LNG 1 TD) Cameron Ross WR (22 REC 283 YDS 12.9 AVG 40 LNG 1 TD).
Houston Cougars vs UConn Huskies Betting Numbers
Houston is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Connecticut is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Houston Cougars vs UConn Huskies Betting Picks
The Huskies will hold the key to this game on Saturday as they have no option but win against Houston. UConn is already on a terrible losing streak and they cannot afford to continue their loss. The Cougars might have a better record, but back the Huskies on this one. The predicted score is 34 against 20.