Free College Football Picks For Today 9/21/2019
Temple vs. Buffalo Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
Temple at Buffalo—College football pick is Buffalo Bulls +15. Bulls were able to hang with Penn St for a half until getting beat in the second half. Bulls defense holding teams to only 333 yards per game with 3.2 yards per rush. Tempe has wins to FCS school Bucknell and by three points at home to Maryland. They now play their first road game of the season. Buffalo a ten win team from last season has played well defensively the past two seasons. Bulls have been a competitive home team. Play Buffalo +15.
New Mexico vs. New Mexico St Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
New Mexico at New Mexico St—College football free pick is New Mexico St +5. The Aggies have covered four of their past five against the Lobos. New Mexico St has played a very tough schedule facing Washington St and Alabama on the road with a home loss to San Diego St. New Mexico comes off a 66-14 defeat at Notre Dame and has an eight point win to FCS Sam Houston St. Can’t lay point with a New Mexico team without their head coach who is out with an illness and a defense that surrenders 574 yards per game with 438 passing. Lobos completing only 40.6% of their passes with the Aggies completion rate of 63%. Play New Mexico St +5.
Baylor vs. Rice Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
Baylor at Rice—Free pick is Baylor Bears -26. Bears have punished their past two opponents winning by 39 to Stephen F Austin and last week a 63-14 win at home to Texas San Antonio. This is an experienced offense returning eight starters on offense. Baylor is 0-3 with recent blowout losses at home to passing teams in Wake Forest 41-21 and last week to Texas 48-32. Owls defense surrendering 75.4% completion rate. Baylor behind junior quarterback Charlie Brewer is completing 70.2% of his passes with six touchdowns and no picks. Play Baylor -26.
Georgia St vs. Texas St Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
Georgia St at Texas St—College football pick is Georgia St Panthers +3. Panthers have posted wins this season on the road to Tennessee and home to Furman. They do run the football for 209 yards per game with 4.7 per rush. Quarterback Dan Ellington a senior is completing 63% of his throws with six touchdowns and a pick. Texas St run game has been poor with 1.1 yard per attempt on an average of 22 rushes per game. Bobcats a program that has won three games or fewer in four straight seasons. Their defense is surrendering 470 yards per game with 275 rushing for 5.9 yards per run. Panthers have won three of four against the Bobcats. Based on the Panthers success on the ground play Georgia St +3.
San Jose St vs. Arkansas Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
San Jose St at Arkansas—College football free pick is Arkansas -21. Razorbacks showed some offense last week getting revenge in their 55-34 home win to Colorado St. Against a Mountain West team the Razorbacks moved the football for 520 yards with 305 in the passing game. Team ran for 215 yards for 6.1 yards per rush. San Jose St has been a down program for some time. Spartans were 1-11 last year and 2-10 in 2017. They come off an 18 point home defeat to Tulsa. Defensively Spartans are allowing 65.3% completion rate to their opponents and play their first road game of the season. San Jose St surrendered 256 rushing yards for 4.7 yards per attempted to the Golden Hurricane. Play Arkansas -21.
UTSA vs. North Texas Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
UTSA at North Texas—Free pick is North Texas Mean Green -18.5. Mean Green takes a major step down in class after facing SMU and California on the road. Still they are moving the football for 433 yards with 259 passing. Senior quarterback Mason Fine has seen action in all four years at the school. The past two seasons Fine has combined for 58 touchdowns and 20 picks. UTSA in their lone road game were blown out at Baylor 63-14 giving up 546 yards with 368 yards rushing for 9.4 yards per run. Mean Green is running for 174 yards with 4.9 yards on the ground. With success on the ground it should open up some big plays for Mason Find in the passing game. Play North Texas -18.5.
Nevada vs. UTEP Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
Nevada at UTEP—College football pick is Nevada -14. UTEP is a down program going 1-23 the past two seasons. They did manage to squeak past FBS school Houston Baptist this year 36-34. They were held to three points in a loss at Texas Tech in their last game. Miners struggling defending the pass as opponents are throwing for 282 yards with 69% completion rate. At home UTEP allowed Houston Baptist 413 yards with 27 of 37 passing for 300 yards and two touchdowns. Nevada has a home win to Purdue to begin the season. Miners have failed to cover their past four at home. UTEP completing only 43.8% of their passes. Nevada a better overall program. Play Nevada -14.
Toledo vs. Colorado St Pick Prediction 9/21/2019
Toledo at Colorado St—College football free pick is Colorado St Rams +9. Colorado St has shown the ability to move the football as the team averages 505 yards per game with 180 passing for 5.1 yards per rush. Junior quarterback Collin Hill is completing 67.3% of his throws for 837 yards with eight touchdowns and two picks. He was 31 of 47 for 374 yards against Colorado. Toledo has a fourteen point loss at Kentucky then beat an FCS school in Murray St. Toledo returns only five starters on defense and this unit allowed 30 points and 432 yards last season. Rams are not a doormat team. They do possess quality. Rockets are giving up 72.7% completion rate to opposing quarterbacks and face an accurate passer here. Play Colorado St +9.