Liberty is one of the few remaining undefeated Group of Five teams at 4-0 overall. The Flames are also 2-0 against Conference USA squads.
But they will have to take on Sam Houston, which is 0-4 overall and is eager to win its first game as an FBS team, at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday.
Here’s more info about the game.
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Sam Houston vs. Liberty Betting Odds
Liberty is a -19.5 college football betting odds favorite at home against Sam Houston. The Over/Under for the game is 45.5.
The moneyline for Liberty is -1100, while it’s +700 for Sam Houston.
Sam Houston vs. Liberty On TV
The Sam Houston vs. Liberty game will be televised on CBSSN. The game will be played at Williams Stadium in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Sam Houston vs. Liberty Prediction
I’m picking Liberty to win and cover the spread at -19.5. I also see this game going Over 45.5 total points.
Liberty is clearly the best team in Conference USA, in my opinion. In each of their last three contests, the Flames have won by more than two possessions.
Sam Houston’s defense is formidable, but Liberty quarterback Kaidon Salter should be capable of leading his team to a decisive victory at home.