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- The UTEP Miners narrowly avoided defeat against FCS opponent Stephen F. Austin last week — and by measures of success rate and pace, UTEP was the worst of all FBS teams in Week 1.
- So, the question is: Can the Miners even score a single point against the Longhorns on Saturday? Texas is favored by 42.5 points, but the mismatch is so lopsided — and Texas’ coaching changes are so signficiant — that the Longhorns may use their game against the Miners as a testing ground for Tom Herman’s “tempo wrinkle” offensive system.
- Read on for Collin Wilson’s full betting preview with odds, analysis and picks for Texas vs. UTEP.
Texas vs. UTEP Odds
|Texas Odds||-44.5 [BET NOW]|
|UTEP Odds||+44.5 [BET NOW]|
|Over/Under||57.5 [BET NOW]|
|Time||8 p.m. ET|
UTEP came back from a double-digit deficit to beat Stephen F.