The Red Raiders have moved into the Top 25 and are getting respect this week in college football odds as they host the Aggies.
College football betting lines at the online sportsbook have Tech a 22-point home favorite. The Red Raiders have won three-straight overall to move up to #21 in the AP Poll. The Red Raiders have won four straight in this college football betting lines series against Texas A&M. Last year they won 43-25 at Kyle Field. Texas Tech has won each of the last seven meetings at Jones AT&T Stadium. A&M has not won there since 1993. Even though Tech has won 11 of the last 14 overall, the Aggies still lead the overall series 34-32-1. Saturday's game will mark the 67th all-time meeting between the two teams. Texas Tech has only been ranked eight times in the matchup with the Aggies while Texas A&M has been ranked 23 times. An unranked A&M team has never defeated a ranked Tech team.
The largest margin of victory for the Red Raiders in the online sports betting series was 39 points in 2005. In the college football betting lines series, 28 games have been decided by seven points or less while 10 games have been decided by three points or less in college football betting lines.
The Aggies come into Saturday’s college football betting lines game on a three-game losing streak after getting blown out 62-14 in college football odds at Kansas State this past weekend. The Aggies turned the ball over five times and gave up 424 yards. They are now 0-2 in the conference. Texas A&M quarterback Jerrod Johnson is averaging 315.5 passing yards per-game while defensively, Texas A&M is allowing an average of 393.5 yards-per-game.
The Aggies are 2-5-1 in college football betting lines in their last 8 games in October, 1-4 vs. college football odds in their last 5 road games, 0-4-1 vs. college football betting lines in their last 5 games as an underdog, and 0-7 in college football betting lines in their last 7 meetings at Texas Tech. The Red Raiders are 6-2 in college football odds at the online sportsbook in their last 8 conference games. The home team is 5-1 against the college football betting lines in the last 6 meetings between the two teams.