Free College Football Picks For Today 11/28/2019
Ole Miss vs. Mississippi St Pick Prediction 11/28/2019
Ole Miss at Mississippi St—College football pick is Ole Miss +2.5. At 4-7 the Rebels will not make a bowl game, so this is their big game of the season. Rebels have covered six of seven against the SEC. They are moving the football as in their past three games averaging 495 yards with 338 rushing for 6.9 yards per rush. Two of those three opponents were LSU and Alabama. Mississippi St took a step back this season losing a lot of their key defensive players from a season ago. Against the conference the team surrenders 33.7 points and 424.3 yards per game. They have lost five of their past seven games. Bulldogs combined for 20 points against LSU and Alabama while Ole Miss combined for 68 points. Mississippi St has failed to cover six of seven against the SEC. Play Ole Miss +2.5.
Indiana vs. Purdue Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Indiana at Purdue—College football free pick is Purdue +6.5. Boilermakers have shown improvement after going through a major injury to their starting quarterback. Aiden O’Conner is completing 60% of his passes in the month of November. Boilermakers have covered six of their past seven games. Indiana in a tough spot here. They are bowl eligible with seven wins but have played Penn St and Michigan in back to back weeks. Past three games Hoosiers defense allowing 422 yards with 256 passing. In that span the Boilermakers are throwing for 306 yards. Play Purdue +6.5.
Northwestern vs. Illinois Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Northwestern at Illinois—Free pick is Northwestern Wildcats +9. Fighting Illini earned their sixth win two weeks ago and are bowl eligible. Then they were held to ten points in a road loss at Iowa last week. Northwestern has shown some improvement offensively as in their past three games averaging 356 yards and 29.7 points per game. In that span the Fighting Illini defense giving up 394 yards. Illinois has failed to cover two of their four games as a favorite with the exceptions being the two worst teams in college football in Akron and UMASS. Fighting Illinois quarterback Brandon Peters completing only 49% against the Big Ten. Play Northwestern +9.
Wake Forest vs. Syracuse Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Wake Forest at Syracuse—College football pick is Wake Forest and Syracuse to play over the total of 68 points. This game is played in a fast track in a dome in Syracuse. Orange defense has struggled as they have allowed 56 points or greater in two of their past three games. Demon Deacons have had struggles on the road as they have given up 460 yards and 33.3 points per game. Syracuse at home is surrendering 475 yards with 216 rushing for 5.3 yards per run. Past two games the Orange offense put up 49 at Duke and 34 at Louisville. Syracuse has played to over in three straight. Wake Forest quarterback Jamie Newman coming off a performance at Duke where he passed for 284 yards with 11.4 yards per attempt. Orange quarterback Tommy Devito has thrown for 62.5% completions with seven touchdowns and no picks in November. Play Wake Forest and Syracuse over the total of 68 points.
Baylor vs. Kansas Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Baylor at Kansas—College football free pick is Kansas Jayhawks +14. Bears in a look ahead spot as they face Oklahoma in a revenge game next week for the Big 12 title. Baylor is a team that doesn’t separate greatly from teams. Offensively against the Big 12 the team averages 29 points per game while the Jayhawks 24.6 points. Past three games Bears are moving the football for only 330 yards per game. Baylor quarterback Charlie Brewer is averaging just 6.4 yards per pass attempt in the month of November. Jayhawks senior quarterback Carter Stanley is completing 67.7% of his passes at home with 8.6 yards per pass attempt. Not comfortable laying two touchdowns on the road with Baylor here. Play Kansas +14.
Boston College vs. Pittsburgh Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Boston College at Pittsburgh—Free pick is Boston College +9. BC at 5-6 is one win away from bowl eligibility. Tough to lay these many points at home to Pittsburgh who has averaged only 22 points per game. BC has struggled on the road at Notre Dame and Clemson but have put up points at Syracuse and Louisville covering both of those games. Boston College is showing strength on the ground as in their past five games averaging 301 yards for 5.3 yards per rush. Pittsburgh in that span running for only 3.6 yards. Panthers quarterback Kenny Pickett against the ACC is completing only 57.3% of his passes with eight touchdowns and eight interceptions. Play Boston College +9.
Maryland vs. Michigan St Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Maryland at Michigan St—College football pick is Maryland and Michigan St to play under the total of 48.5 points. Terrapins offense down the stretch has struggled as they have averaged only 9.3 points and 192 yards per game. There one time success on the ground is now more as in that span posting 3.1 yards per rush attempt. Terrapins quarterback Josh Jackson is completing only 41% of his passes in November. Spartans defense still holding up despite a 5-6 record. Team is one win away from bowl eligibility because their offense has been off track for much of the season. Their ground game produces only 3.6 yards per rush. Senior quarterback Brian Lewerke completing just 54.2% of his passes against the Big Ten with 12 touchdowns and 9 interceptions. They posted 27 at a bad Rutgers team but the Spartans defense did shut out the Scarlet Knights. Head to head the under is 5-0 in their past five meetings. Play Maryland and Michigan St under 48.5.
Miami vs. Duke Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Miami at Duke—College football free pick is Miami and Duke to play under the total of 45.5 points. The teams have played to under in their past two meetings. Blue Devils offense struggling as in their past three games averaging only 255 points and 13.3 points per game. Hurricanes despite their issues still are a good defensive team. Miami offensive production not as good on the road scoring only 22.4 points per game. Freshman quarterback Jarren Williams struggling completing only 57.9% of his passes in November. Their run game on the highway generating only 3.4 per attempt. Hurricanes held to just 24 points at Florida International last week. Play Miami and Duke under 45.5 points.
Rutgers vs. Penn St Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Rutgers at Penn St—Free pick is Rutgers and Penn St to play over the total of 49 points. Nittany Lions have played the bully facing soft competition. They have put up 45 at home to Buffalo and 59 points on the road at Maryland. Nittany Lions at home putting up 423 yards and 39.7 points per game. This is a bad Rutgers defense that has given up 41 points and 464 yards per game. Their offense did show something against Ohio St where they produced 21 points. This is an opportunity for young Penn St quarterback Sean Clifford to gain confidence against a bad Rutgers pass defense. Penn St defense at home is surrendering 254 yards. Play Rutgers and Penn St over 49.
Tulane vs. SMU Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Tulane at SMU—College football pick is SMU -3.5. Tulane has lost four of five on the road as the team is allowing 34.8 points and 413 yards per game. SMU has won seven of their past eight against the Green Wave. Mustangs strong offensive numbers on their home field as they average 574 yards with 230 rushing for 4.9 yards per run. In his home field quarterback Shane Buechele is completing 64.4% with 18 touchdowns and 4 picks. Green Wave away from home has struggled defending the run giving up 194 yards with 4.8 yards per rush. Tulane quarterback Justin McMillan completing just 45% of his passes past two games. He has not been accurate on the road with five touchdowns and seven picks. Play SMU -3.5.
Navy vs. SMU Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Navy at Houston—College football free pick is Navy -8. Midshipman are having a good season sitting at 8-2 on the season. Offense is in good form as in their past three games putting up 491 yards with 355 rushing for 5.7 yards per rush. Quarterback Malcolm Perry leads the team on the ground with 1354 rushing yards. With his run game working Perry can also make that play downfield in the passing game with 12.3 yards per pass attempt. Houston has struggled this season with a 4-7 record and will not make a bowl game. Cougars are 1-4 at home. Quarterback Clayton Tune has not been an accurate passer at home completing 50% with five touchdowns and four picks. Triple option difficult for teams in AAC to defend as this conference is a passing league. Play Navy -8.
North Carolina vs. NC State Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
North Carolina at NC State—Free pick is North Carolina -10. Tar Heels at 5-6 is one win away from bowl eligibility. They have covered the past two meetings against the Wolf Pack. Prefer the North Carolina offense as in their past three games are averaging 511 yards with 232 rushing for 6.1 yards per rush. Quarterback Sam Howell in the month of November is completing 61.2% of his passes with ten touchdowns and one interception. NC State has struggled offensively this year. They are having a tough time finding the replacement for Ryan Finley. Freshman quarterback Devin Leary against the ACC is completing 49.5% of his passes with only 5.9 yards per attempt. Wolfpack has lost and failed to cover five of six against conference opponents. Play North Carolina -10.
Arizona vs. Arizona St Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
Arizona at Arizona St—College football pick is Arizona and Arizona St to play over the total of 59.5 points. Sun Devils have played to over the total in four straight. Part of it has come from improved play from an offense and the defense struggling. Over their past five games ASU is putting up 451 yards with 29.2 points. Quarterback Jayden Daniels in the month of November is completing 67.2% of his passes with six touchdowns and no picks. On the season Daniels has 17 touchdowns and two picks. Arizona will miss a bowl at 4-7. This is a poor defensive team that over their past three games allowing 520 yards with 226 rushing for 5.2 yards per run. Arizona St defense in that span surrendering 466 yards with 356 passing with 68.1% completion rate. Two defenses in poor form. Play Arizona and Arizona St over 59.5 points.
California vs. UCLA Pick Prediction 11/30/2019
California at UCLA—College football free pick is California +1. Cal enters play after a road win against their rival Stanford behind a good defensive effort. Bruins couldn’t cover as a fourteen point underdog in their 52-35 road defeat at Utah. Bruins defense has been torched for 1179 yards in their past two games in blowout losses to the Utes and Trojans as Utah put up 49 points. Best unit on the field will be the Golden Bears defense. Cal is rushing for 156 yards and 4.6 yards their past three games and have covered four of five on the road. Chase Garbers Golden Bears quarterback is back healthy and coming off a performance against Stanford where he completed 66.7% of his passes with 285 yards. Play Cal +1.