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RUTGERS (6-0) AT TEMPLE (3-2) 
 Offensive StatisticsDefensive Statistics
25.0 / 11.5
27.0 / 22.4
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Rating
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
RUTGERS - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1992CurrentLast 3   Since 1992CurrentLast 3   Since 1992
as a favorite of 3.5 to 10 points2-04-210-140-23-38-92-05-115-10
in all games4-216-15108-1141-411-1743-546-019-12105-134
in all lined games4-216-15108-1141-411-1743-546-019-1293-132
as a favorite2-26-834-420-33-822-284-012-259-20
as a road favorite0-10-39-150-11-27-81-02-116-9
as a road favorite of 3.5 to 7 points0-00-11-50-01-03-10-00-12-4
in road games2-16-651-511-26-619-223-05-732-71
in road lined games2-16-651-511-26-619-223-05-732-71
against conference opponents3-010-763-780-38-932-263-08-945-96
when playing on a Saturday3-211-1288-971-38-1427-405-014-984-117
when playing with 6 or less days rest2-18-874-710-25-1018-323-010-664-89
after playing a conference game2-08-769-601-18-728-282-08-758-81
in games played on a grass field1-011-1081-820-17-1232-411-011-1083-97
in October games2-05-637-430-24-710-222-07-435-45
off a win against a conference rival2-04-321-191-13-415-142-06-123-20
after 2 or more consecutive straight up wins4-06-523-231-33-814-224-07-428-22
when playing against a team with a winning record1-08-344-400-15-621-181-07-426-58
in weeks 5 through 92-05-640-480-24-713-222-07-439-50

TEMPLE - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1992CurrentLast 3   Since 1992CurrentLast 3   Since 1992
as an underdog of 3.5 to 10 points2-15-123-181-21-59-172-14-213-29
in all games3-218-11110-1032-210-1744-503-220-1067-168
in all lined games3-218-11110-1032-210-1744-503-219-1060-158
as an underdog2-16-284-801-21-726-362-14-424-143
as a home underdog of 3.5 to 7 points1-03-011-31-01-22-81-02-16-8
in home games2-19-651-462-07-619-272-112-440-70
in home lined games2-19-651-462-07-619-272-111-436-64
against conference opponents2-09-971-581-16-1222-292-012-642-92
when playing on a Saturday2-215-6102-892-26-1531-422-214-755-152
when playing with 6 or less days rest1-011-783-740-14-1424-391-012-645-122
after playing a conference game1-010-658-580-16-1019-261-011-541-87
in games played on a grass field3-215-951-372-28-1425-273-217-834-64
in October games2-07-446-311-13-810-232-08-329-53
off a win against a conference rival1-09-224-150-13-89-161-08-319-20
after 2 or more consecutive straight up wins0-07-215-60-03-611-90-05-414-8
when playing against a team with a winning record0-04-442-450-04-418-150-03-510-80
in weeks 5 through 92-07-450-341-13-813-242-08-329-61
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
RUTGERS - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
All Games6-0+8.24-21-425.09.8349.3(5.3)0.711.54.8317.0(5)2.8
Road Games3-0+6.22-11-227.39.0419.3(5.9)0.717.06.3363.7(5.9)2.3
Last 3 Games3-0+4.73-01-225.79.0347.3(5.3)0.314.76.7384.7(6)3.7
Grass Games1-0+2.51-00-123.03.0424.0(5)
Conference Games3-0+4.53-00-321.75.3313.7(4.6)0.710.35.3333.0(5.1)4.3
RUTGERS - Current Season Statistics
Offense (All Games)25.09.818.032:5737-137(3.7)18-2960.6%212(7.3)66-349(5.3)(14)
Opponents Defensive Avg.27.714.219.531:4939-164(4.2)18-3058.5%206(6.9)69-370(5.4)(13.4)
Offense Road Games27.39.021.034:4939-142(3.7)20-3360.2%277(8.5)71-419(5.9)(15.3)
Defense (All Games)11.54.817.327:0027-61(2.3)20-3654.8%256(7.1)63-317(5)(27.6)
Opponents Offensive Avg.
Defense Road Games17.06.317.325:1121-59(2.7)23-4057.5%305(7.6)61-364(5.9)(21.4)

TEMPLE - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
All Games3-2+0.23-22-227.010.0309.2(4.9)1.022.414.2391.0(5.3)2.2
Home Games2-1-0.62-12-035.013.3325.0(5.2)1.024.714.3361.0(5.1)3.0
Last 3 Games2-1+2.52-11-222.36.3318.0(4.8)0.722.011.7418.7(5.4)1.7
Grass Games3-2+0.23-22-227.010.0309.2(4.9)1.022.414.2391.0(5.3)2.2
Conference Games2-0+3.52-01-127.08.0358.5(4.9)
TEMPLE - Current Season Statistics
Offense (All Games)
Opponents Defensive Avg.24.211.816.430:0040-159(4)15-2756.6%167(6.2)67-326(4.9)(13.5)
Offense Home Games35.013.315.329:5646-190(4.2)9-1657.1%135(8.3)62-325(5.2)(9.3)
Defense (All Games)22.414.221.431:3944-156(3.6)17-3057.0%235(7.8)74-391(5.3)(17.5)
Opponents Offensive Avg.20.611.518.530:5639-134(3.4)17-3055.8%216(7.2)69-350(5.1)(17)
Defense Home Games24.714.320.030:0445-174(3.8)13-2552.6%187(7.4)71-361(5.1)(14.6)
Average power rating of opponents played: RUTGERS 25.5,  TEMPLE 28.6
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
RUTGERS - Season Results
 Team StatsOpp Stats
9/1/2012@ TULANE24-12W-19.5L48.5U35-15111-20-158116-834-48-2541
9/8/2012HOWARD26-0W-42L -33-19115-27-130138-7411-22-751
9/13/2012@ S FLORIDA23-13W7.5W44.5U42-14723-43-277129-9515-33-2424
9/22/2012@ ARKANSAS35-26W8.5W49.5O39-12825-35-397019-7320-39-4192
10/20/2012@ TEMPLE            
10/27/2012KENT ST            
11/17/2012@ CINCINNATI            

TEMPLE - Season Results
 Team StatsOpp Stats
8/31/2012VILLANOVA41-10W-17.5W -47-3015-11-61044-21211-24-1532
9/22/2012@ PENN ST13-24L6L43U28-11313-26-124042-17324-36-3181
10/6/2012S FLORIDA37-28W4.5W47O51-21616-20-167044-16518-31-2193
10/13/2012@ CONNECTICUT17-14W5W41U49-20213-26-132241-8822-39-2931
10/27/2012@ PITTSBURGH            
11/3/2012@ LOUISVILLE            
11/17/2012@ ARMY            
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
All games in this series since 1992
TEMPLE is 6-6 against the spread versus RUTGERS since 1992
RUTGERS is 8-5 straight up against TEMPLE since 1992
Games over the last 3 seasons
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

All games played at TEMPLE since 1992
TEMPLE is 3-2 against the spread versus RUTGERS since 1992
TEMPLE is 3-3 straight up against RUTGERS since 1992
Games played at TEMPLE over the last 3 seasons.
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring Nobody in this game
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in RUTGERS games 46.9% of the time since 1992. (92-104)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in RUTGERS games 56% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (14-11)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in TEMPLE games 59.7% of the time since 1992. (114-77)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in TEMPLE games 40% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (10-15)
No Edge.
No total has been posted for this game.
Key Player Injuries
[DE] 09/07/2012 - Max Issaka out indefinitely ( Personal )
[FB] 09/25/2012 - Michael Burton out for season ( Leg )
[DL] 10/03/2012 - Isaac Holmes out for season ( Wrist )
[OL] 10/14/2012 - Betim Bujari injured last game, "?" Saturday vs. Temple ( Leg )
[DE] 10/05/2012 - Kadeem Custis has been dismissed ( Dismissed )
[DL] 10/14/2012 - Kamal Johnson "?" Saturday vs. Rutgers ( Legal problems )
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