Free College Football Picks For Today 12/27/2019
North Carolina vs. Temple Pick Prediction 12/27/2019
College football pick is North Carolina and Temple to play over the total of 53 points. Temple has played well defensively except against the good offensive teams in UCF, SMU and Memphis where they gave up an average of 45 points per game. Mack Brown returned to head coaching duties at North Carolina which resulted in improved play on the offensive side of the football where they posted 31 points and 469 yards per game. They closed their regular season putting up 41 points on rivals NC State. Quarterback Sam Howell completed 60.3% of his passes with 35 touchdowns and 7 picks as he ran an offense 25th in passing at 285 yards per game. North Carolina suffered six losses behind a defense that gave up 382 yards per game. Temple runs an offense capable of putting up 30 or greater points against below average defensive teams as they have moved the football for 402 yards with 260 in the passing game. Play North Carolina and Temple over 53 points.
Michigan St vs. Wake Forest Pick Prediction 12/27/2019
Michigan St vs. Wake Forest—College football free pick is Michigan St and Wake Forest to play under the total of 50 points. Have not been a fan of the Michigan St offense this season. Team rans 101st in the nation at 362 yards per game. They have gone under in five of their past seven games even in their final two games against bad defensive teams in Maryland and Rutgers. Spartans averaged only 23 points per game in that span while allowing an average of eight points. Wake Forest starting quarterback Jamie Newman is dealing with a knee injury and top wide receiver Sage Surratt is out with a shoulder injury. Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio with time can put together a good game plan. Past two bowl games Michigan St allowed 7 points to Oregon and 17 points to Washington St. Play Michigan St and Wake Forest under 50 points.
USC vs. Iowa Pick Prediction 12/27/2019
USC vs. Iowa—Free pick is USC Trojans +2.5. Tough to support Iowa offense that dropped their step games to Michigan, Penn St and Wisconsin behind very poor offensive support. Trojans played well down the stretch with five wins in their past six games. They had road wins in that span at bowl bound Arizona St and California. They also beat Utah on their home field. Iowa away from home averaged only 299 yards per game. USC has a talented corps of receivers who can make big plays. Quarterback Kedon Slovis is expected to play for the Trojans. In his final three games Slovis completed 78% of his passes with 466 yards with USC posting 41.3 points per game. Play USC +2.5.
Air Force vs. Washington St Pick Prediction 12/27/2019
Air Force vs. Washington St—College football pick is Air Force Falcons -2.5. Air Force a 10-2 team played very well on both sides of the football enter with a seven game win streak. They rushed for 293 yards per game with 5.1 yards per rush. Junior quarterback Donald Hammond has shown the ability to make plays in the passing game with 13 yards per pass attempt. It was a disappointing 6-6 year for Washington St who had their eyes for a PAC 12 North title. Washington St defense very poor sitting 113th in the nation allowing 456 yards per game. Cougars went 1-5 straight up and against the spread in their games away from home. They lost every PAC 12 conference game on the road this season. Offensive production tanked in those games as the team averaged only 24.3 points per game. Play Air Force -2.5.