Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE
The UCF Knights are the favorite in Saturday's contest with the UTEP Miners.
The Central Florida Knights take on the UTEP Miners in Week 11, and the latest odds for the contest show the Knights favored by two touchdowns. The Knights are 7-2, while the Miners are 2-7 on the season.
The total in the game is 51.5. The Knights have come up short of that total only once this season, a 31-16 loss to then-No. 14 Ohio State. Of their nine games, UCF has come in over the total seven times. The Miners are scoring an average of 19.1 points per game while giving up 28.9, while the Knights are averaging 36.7 scored and 20.9 points against.
Against the spread, Central Florida has a 5-4 record in 2012, while the Miners come in at 3-6.
At 5-0 in-conference, the Knights are in control of their own destiny in C-USA East. The East Carolina Pirates are just behind them at 5-1, but UCF has a head-to-head victory over the Pirates.