Old Dominion (1-6, 0-2) at UAB (5-1, 2-1)

When: 3 p.m., Saturday


The line: UAB by 16

The lowdown: UAB threw for 294 yards and two touchdowns last week against UTSA, who came into the game with the sixth-ranked pass defense in the country. The Roadrunners were giving up only 158.3 yards per game. … Austin Watkins Jr. had six receptions for 167 yards and a touchdown, while Tyler Johnston III completed 17-of-26 passes for 294 yards with two touchdowns and one interception. … Lucious Stanley led the running game with 92 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries. Jermaine Brown Jr. added 62 yards on the ground. …Kristopher Moll, Noah Wilder and Dy’Jonn Turner all had seven tackles to lead the defense. … UAB led the Roadrunners by 13 minutes in time of possession, and the Blazers have not allowed anyone to score more than 20 points this year.


SE Missouri (3-3, 1-1) at Jacksonville State (5-2, 2-1)

When: 3 p.m., Saturday


The line: No line

The lowdown: Jacksonville State has won 15 of the last 17 games between these schools, but a win by the Redhawks last year snapped a 10-game JSU win streak. SEMO last won in Jacksonville in 1964. … The Gamecocks carry a 32-game regular season home winning streak into this contest. … For the fifth straight week Zerrick Cooper threw three touchdown passes last week, making him the first quarterback in school history to throw for three scores in five straight games. … Josh Pearson’s 11 touchdown receptions leads all of Division I. Last year he led Division I with 17 touchdown catches. … Traco Williams was named OVC Defensive Player of the Week after recording five tackles and two interceptions last week against Eastern Illinois.

— Dennis Tymkiw

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