Rice vs North Texas Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 13

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  • North Texas (6-5) are -14 point favorites vs Rice (5-6)
  • Total (Over/Under): 60 points
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The Rice Owls (5-7) visit Apogee Stadium to take on the North Texas Mean Green (7-5) on Nov. 26. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00pm EST in Denton.

are betting favorites in Week 13, with the spread sitting at ().

The Rice vs. North Texas Over/Under is total points.

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Rice vs. North Texas Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 13

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Rice vs North Texas Prediction for Week 13

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts North Texas will win this game with 71.2% confidence.

Rice vs North Texas Spread Prediction for Week 13

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Rice will cover the spread with 62.6% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both Rice and North Texas, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


  • Rice has hit the 1H Moneyline in 5 of their last 10 away games (+13.05 Units / 126% ROI)
  • Rice has hit the Game Total Over in 16 of their last 22 games (+9.40 Units / 39% ROI)
  • Rice has hit the Moneyline in 7 of their last 16 games (+7.15 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Rice has hit the Team Total Over in 11 of their last 16 games (+6.45 Units / 34% ROI)
  • Rice has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 5 of their last 7 away games (+3.85 Units / 48% ROI)
  • North Texas has hit the 1H Moneyline in 11 of their last 17 games (+11.60 Units / 40% ROI)
  • North Texas has hit the 1Q Moneyline in 10 of their last 17 games (+10.45 Units / 45% ROI)
  • North Texas have covered the Spread in 15 of their last 21 games (+8.40 Units / 36% ROI)
  • North Texas has hit the 1H Game Total Over in 9 of their last 10 games at home (+7.95 Units / 74% ROI)
  • North Texas has hit the Moneyline in 10 of their last 16 games (+7.90 Units / 23% ROI)

Rice Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Rice has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Rice is 5-5 when betting on the Moneyline for -1.3 Units / -6.99% ROI
  • Rice is 8-3 when betting the Over for +4.7 Units / 38.84% ROI
  • Rice is 3-8 when betting the Under for -5.8 Units / -47.93% ROI

North Texas Against the Spread (ATS) Record

North Texas has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • North Texas is 5-5 when betting on the Moneyline for +2.1 Units / 8.68% ROI
  • North Texas is 7-4 when betting the Over for +2.6 Units / 21.49% ROI
  • North Texas is 4-7 when betting the Under for -3.7 Units / -30.58% ROI

North Texas: Keys to the Game vs. Rice

North Texas is 9-2 (.818) when allowing less than 50% of third down conversion opportunities since the 2021 season– 10th-best in FBS; Average: .563

Matchup Notes for Rice vs. North Texas

North Texas’s RBs has 4 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone this season — tied for most among FBS RBs. Rice’s defense has allowed 16 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone this season — second-most among NonP5 defenses.

North Texas’s RBs has 4 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone this season — tied for most among FBS RBs. Rice’s defense has allowed 16 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone this season — tied for third-most among FBS defenses.

Rice Offensive Stats & Trends

Rice RBs have averaged just 4.0 Yards per Carry (1,909 yards/479 carries) since the 2021 season– tied for 4th-worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.0

Rice RBs have averaged 4.3 yards from scrimmage per touch (2,202 yards / 511 touches) since last season– tied for 3rd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.4

Rice RBs have averaged 3.5 yards from scrimmage per touch (474 yards / 135 touches) on 1st down this season– tied for 3rd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.4

Rice RBs have averaged 3.9 yards from scrimmage per touch (1,006 yards / 257 touches) in the 1st half since last season– tied for 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.3

Rice RBs have averaged 3.7 yards from scrimmage per touch (480 yards / 131 touches) in the 1st half this season– tied for 5th worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.3

North Texas Offensive Stats & Trends

North Texas WRs have averaged 18.6 yards per reception (1,659 yards/89 catches) — 3rd-best among FBS Teams; Average: 13.2

North Texas WRs have averaged 20.8 yards per reception (666 yards/32 catches) with over 10 yards to go since last season– 2nd best among FBS Teams; Average: 14.1

North Texas Skill Players have averaged 16.0 yards per reception (2,404 yards/150 catches) — 4th-best among FBS Teams; Average: 12.0

North Texas WRs have averaged 19.8 yards per reception (1,186 yards/60 catches) in the 1st half this season– 3rd best among FBS Teams; Average: 13.1

North Texas RBs have averaged 201.9 rushing yards per game (4,442/22) since the 2021 season– best among FBS Teams; Average: 132.3

Rice Owls Defensive Stats & Trends

Rice has allowed 5.5 yards from scrimmage per touch (360 yards / 65 touches) in the Red Zone this season– worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 3.6

Rice has allowed 8.8 yards from scrimmage per touch (221 yards / 25 touches) on 3rd and short this season– 2nd worst in FBS; Average: 4.8

Rice has allowed 5.5 yards from scrimmage per touch (360 yards / 65 touches) in the Red Zone this season– worst in FBS; Average: 3.7

Rice has allowed 16 TD passes in the Red Zone — tied for 2nd-most in FBS

Rice has allowed 31 TD passes in the Red Zone since the 2021 season– most among Non-Power 5 Teams

North Texas Mean Green Defensive Stats & Trends

North Texas has tackled opponents for a loss on just 33 of 358 rushing attempts (9% TFL%) this season– 2nd worst in FBS; Average: 16%.

North Texas has tackled opponents for a loss on just 4 of 68 rushing attempts (6% TFL%) in the Red Zone this season– 5th worst in FBS; Average: 15%.

North Texas has allowed first downs on 51% of pass attempts on 3rd and long this season– worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 29%

North Texas has tackled opponents for a loss on just 4 of 68 rushing attempts (6% TFL%) in the Red Zone this season– 2nd worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 16%.

North Texas has allowed first downs on 51% of pass attempts on 3rd and long this season– worst in FBS; Average: 28%


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