Western Kentucky Hilltoppers vs. Rice Owls

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and the Rice Owls will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Autry Court.

Oddsmakers opened the Hilltoppers as -5.5-point favorites versus the Owls, while the game’s total opened at 150.5.

Rice was a 80-76 loser in its last match on the road against Monarchs. They covered the +12-point spread as underdogs.

Western Kentucky was a 76-59 winner in their most recent outing at home against Miners. They covered the -11-point spread as favorites.

Western Kentucky:
Team record: 13-10 SU,14-9 ATS
Western Kentucky is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Western Kentucky is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Western Kentucky’s last 8 games

Rice:
Team record: 9-14 SU,10-9-2 ATS
Rice is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Rice is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Rice’s last 6 games at home

Next up:
Western Kentucky at North Texas Saturday, February 9
Rice home to Marshall Saturday, February 9