Free College Football Picks For Today 11/27/2019
Virginia Tech vs. Virginia Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Virginia Tech vs. Virginia—College football pick is Virginia Tech -2.5. Hokies in great form winning six of their past seven games with the lone loss a road loss at Notre Dame 21-20. Virginia was blown out at Notre Dame. Hokies coming off an impressive win at home to a good Pittsburgh team 28-0. Past three games Virginia Tech holding teams to 204 yards with 58 rushing for 2.0 yards per rush. In that span the Virginia defense surrendering 434 yards with 298 passing. Hokies quarterback Hendon Hooker is completing 69.4% of his passes with no picks in the month of November. Cavaliers have lost their step up games to Louisville, Miami and Notre Dame. At home Virginia quarterback Bryce Perkins has seven touchdowns and five interceptions. Hokies have covered four of their past five meetings. Play Virginia Tech -2.5.
Texas Tech vs. Texas Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Texas Tech vs. Texas—College football free pick is Texas Tech +10. Longhorns have been held to 27 or fewer points in four straight losing and failing to cover three of those games. Texas defense against the Big 12 has allowed 454 yards and 31.4 points per game. Red Raiders suffered injuries early at their quarterback position and it began a stable situation with Jett Duffey. Against the Big 12 the junior quarterback has completed 65.6% of his passes with 16 touchdowns and 5 picks. Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger has completed under 60% of his passes three of past four games with six touchdowns and six interceptions. Play Texas Tech +10.
Missouri vs. Arkansas Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Missouri vs. Arkansas—Free pick is Arkansas +12. Tigers are 0-4 straight up on the road this season. It is now a five game losing streak after their four point home loss to Tennessee. Missouri has failed to cover six straight. Tigers have a road loss at Vanderbilt. At 5-6 Missouri will not be playing for bowl eligibility as they have been banned from a bowl this season. Away from home the Tigers are putting up only 13 points per game. At home Arkansas has had success running the football with 162 yards for 5.3 yards per rush. Missouri on the highway struggling to stop the run giving up 227 yards with 5.4 yards per run. Past three games the Razorbacks have shown a pulse on offense putting up 21 points per game with Missouri only 8.7. Against the SEC the Tigers have failed to cover six of seven. Play Arkansas +12.
Iowa vs. Nebraska Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Iowa at Nebraska—College football pick is Iowa -5.5. The Hawkeyes defense has shown up on the road this season holding teams to 12.8 points per game. Tough to back Nebraska with poor efforts at home in conference. They have failed to cover all four home games against the Big Ten with straight up losses by 41 to Ohio St, 7 to Indiana and 16 to Wisconsin. At home the Cornhuskers defense is surrendering 413 yards and 27 points per game. Big Ten has very good bowl bids and with a win the Hawkeyes would move to 9-3 and could land into a New Year’s Day bowl. Iowa has covered five of their past seven against the Cornhuskers. Nebraska has failed to cover seven of eight and all six against winning teams. Play Iowa -5.5.
Boise St vs. Colorado St Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Boise St at Colorado St—Free pick is Boise St and Colorado St to play over the total of 57.5. Boise St is in pursuit for a New Year’s Day Bowl. They have picked up their offense scoring 56 at Utah St last week and 42 points the week prior at home to New Mexico. Colorado St is weak on defense as they allow opponents 205 yards rushing with 5 yards per rush average. This came open up downfield big plays in the passing game for the Broncos. On the road Boise St averaging 41.4 points and 487 yards per game. Colorado St can move the football as they average 442 yards with 306 passing. Head to head the teams have played over in six of eight. Last season Boise St put up 56 on the Rams and the previous season 59. Points combined last year 84 and the previous season 111. Play Boise St and Colorado St over 57.5.
Cincinnati vs. Memphis Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Cincinnati at Memphis—College football free pick is Cincinnati +11. Bearcats are 10-1 team looking for a New Years Day bowl berth. A second loss would hurt their chances especially is Boise St keeps winning. It is now a nine game win streak for the Bearcats after their 15-13 home win to Temple. Bearcats defense past three games holding opponents to 322 yards and 11 points per game. Against conference USA the Tigers are surrendering 28 points and 389 yards per game. In a recent step up game for Memphis the did surrender 48 points at home to SMU. Against the poor defensive teams the Bearcats have shown ability to put points on the board. Play Cincinnati +11. Tigers quarterback Brady White against ranked teams completed only 57.3% of his passes. Play Cincinnati +11.
Washington St vs. Washington Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Washington St at Washington—College football pick is Washington St Cougars +7.5. This is not the same Washington Huskies team that has dominated Washington St in the past. Huskies are 6-5 as they have not defended as well as they have in the past. At home Washington surrenders 369 yards per game. Huskies offense has struggled this season as they have averaged only 25.4 points per game against the PAC 12. Quarterback Jacob Eason in November is completing only 55.9% of his passes, 5.9 yards per attempt with five touchdowns and five picks. Cougars quarterback Anthony Gordon in November is completing 73.9% of his throws with 13 touchdowns and 5 picks. Play Washington St +7.5.
West Virginia vs. TCU Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
West Virginia at TCU—College football free pick is West Virginia +13.5. Mountaineers have covered three straight and five of their past six against the Horned Frogs. West Virginia has shown improvement defensively holding three of their past four opponents to 20 points or fewer. They are doing a good job defending the run as in their past three games holding opponents to 2.9 yards per rush. At 5-6 it has been a disappointing season for TCU. Against the Big 12 the team is allowing 29.5 points and 371.5 yards per game. They have failed to cover five of their past seven against the Big 12. In that window of three games the Horned Frogs defense is giving up 402 yards with 178 rushing for 4.8 yards per attempt. Junior quarterback for West Virginia Jarret Doege is completing 69.4% of his passes with five touchdowns and no picks taking over for an ineffective Austin Kendall. TCU freshman quarterback Max Duggan completing just 50% of his passes in November with four touchdowns and seven picks. Horned Frogs have struggled at the quarterback spot this season. Play West Virginia +13.5.
Arkansas St vs. South Alabama Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Arkansas St at South Alabama—Free pick is South Alabama +11. Though not high on winning the Jaguars have been good to spread bettors at home. They have covered three straight all against good teams in the Sun Belt in Louisiana, Appalachian St and Georgia Southern. Arkansas St has been very poor on defense on the road giving up 527 yards and 41.6 points per game. They have been weak defending the run on the highway surrendering 234 yards for 5.8 yards per rush. South Alabama can run the football at home posting 201 yards and 4.8 yards per rush. Just can’t late double digits on a team on the road giving up all those points and yardage. Play South Alabama +11.
Appalachian St vs. Troy Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Appalachian St at Troy—College football pick is Appalachian St -13. The Mountaineers are 10-1 and in the discussion for a New Year’s Day bowl. They do have wins at South Carolina and North Carolina this season. They faced a good offensive team from the Sun Belt in Louisiana and came away with a ten point road win. Their defense on the road good holding teams to 306 yards and 16.6 points per game. Troy at 5-6 has struggled on defense this season. Trojans in that span of three games allowing 449 yards, 36 points with 4.9 yards per rush and 65% completions. In their other road game in the Sun Belt the Mountaineers pounded Georgia St 35-13. Trojans coming off a 53-3 road defeat at Louisiana last week. Appalachian St has covered six of their past seven on the road. Their quarterback Zac Thomas has thrown for 15 touchdowns and three picks against the Sun Belt. Play Appalachian St -13.
USF vs. UCF Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
USF at UCF—College football free pick is USF +23.5. Tough to back UCF laying these many points as the Knights have failed to cover seven of their past eight games. Central Florida has struggled defensively over their past three games by allowing 391 yards and 31.3 points per game. With Cincinnati wining last week the Knights have been eliminated from the AAC championship game but are bowl eligible at 8-3. Freshman quarterback Dillon Gabriel has been inconsistent. He is completing 58.9% against the conference. Bulls quarterback Jordan McCloud threw the ball well against the two toughest defenses he faced in Cincinnati and Temple. In those games the Bulls defense held the Bearcats and Owls to 17 points. USF generates enough points to cover this big number. Play USF +23.5.
Toledo vs. Central Michigan Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Toledo at Central Michigan—Free pick is Central Michigan -9.5. With a win the Chippewas will finish ahead of Western Michigan to win the MAC West division and play Miami Ohio in the MAC title game next week. Chippewas have been a very good home team winning and covering all five games by averaging 43 points and 555 yards per game. Chippewas have defended at home holding teams to 19.8 points and 298 yards. Toledo has failed to cover five of six. They are dealing with injuries to both quarterbacks with starter Mitchel Guadagni and Eli Peters both banged up. Rockets defense on the road has been bad as they surrender 38.8 points and 525 yards per game. Play Central Michigan -9.5.
Miami Ohio vs. Ball St Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Miami Ohio at Ball St—College football pick is Miami Ohio +3. Tough to back Ball St as the team has lost four straight. In this losing streak the Cardinals defense has been bad allowing 530 yards and 38 points per game. Miami Ohio has won and covered five straight. Against the MAC the Redhawks are allowing 19.9 points per game. Miami Ohio has improved their run game as they are rushing for 184.7 yards and 4.7 yards per rush past three games. In that span Ball St is allowing 264 rushing yards with 5.7 yards per rush. Can’t lay points with this defensive form of the Cardinals. Play Miami Ohio 3.
Bowling Green vs. Buffalo Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Bowling Green at Buffalo—College football free pick is Buffalo Bulls -29. Tough to back Bowling Green on the road as the team has performed poorly. They have lost and failed to cover all five on the highway where they averaged only 6.6 points plus allow 51.8 points. Falcons on the road giving up 566 yards with 305 rushing for 6.6 yards per rush. Opponents throw for 263 yards with 74.6% completion rate and 10.8 yards per attempt. Bulls can move the football at home with 378 yards with 242 rushing for 4.7 yards per run. Play Buffalo -29.
Kent vs. Eastern Michigan Pick Prediction 11/29/2019
Kent at Eastern Michigan—Free pick is Kent Golden Flashes +5. There is motivation for Kent as the team at 5-6 is one win away from bowl eligibility. They have covered four straight against the Eagles. Golden Flashes has been a good cover team with point spread covers in five of six. Kent offense against the MAC has been good as they average 35.1 points and 470 yards per game covering six of seven. In the conference the Golden Flashes holding teams to 27 points per game. Eastern Michigan has recent home losses to Buffalo by 29 and Ball St by 6 points. They got past FCS Central Connecticut St by only five points at home earlier in the season. Play Kent +5.