Free College Football Picks For Today 10/5/2020
Oklahoma vs. Texas Pick Prediction 10/10/2020
Oklahoma vs. Texas—College football pick is Texas Longhorns +2.5. Sooners are running for only 3.6 yards per rush while the Longhorns at 5.5. Longhorns suffered a difficult loss with a fumble on the TCU one by running back Keontay Ingraham as the Longhorns with over two minutes left were able to score the game winning touchdowns. Sooners on a two game losing streak after their 37-35 road loss at Iowa St. Their other loss came at the hands of Kansas St. More experience at quarterback for the Longhorns as Sam Elinger has thrown for 14 touchdowns and two picks. Oklahoma quarterback Spencer Rattler has four interceptions on the year. Redshirt freshman has only one rushing attempt. Texas has experienced at quarterback and wide receiver. Sooners break in a new quarterback and two first year starters at wide out. Texas has shown more in the second half then Oklahoma. Longhorns have covered seven of the past eight meetings. Play Texas +2.5.
NC State vs. Virginia Pick Prediction 10/10/2020
NC State vs. Virginia—College football free pick is NC State Wolfpack +9.5. NC State showed they can move the football through the air against a good defensive team in Pittsburgh in their one point win on the road. Sophomore quarterback Devin Leary was effective passing for 28 of 44 for 336 yards and four touchdowns. They are getting production from two backs with Ricky Person Jr. rushing for 4.9 yards per carry and Zonovan Knight at 6.9 per attempt. Virginia had a physical matchup with Clemson last week in defeat. Cavaliers are allowing 307 yards passing per game. Quarterback Brennan Armstrong completing only 54.5% of his throws with five touchdowns and four picks. Rather take points here. Play NC State +9.5.
South Carolina vs. Vanderbilt Pick Prediction 10/10/2020
South Carolina vs. Vanderbilt—Free pick is South Carolina and Vanderbilt to play under the total of 49 points. Commodores returned 11 on defense and only five to their offense. Defense held it’s own against Texas A&M limiting the Aggies to 17 points. But they have scored only 12 against the Aggies and 7 facing LSU. South Carolina does take a step down in class after losses Tennessee and Florida. But the Gamecocks have a brutal schedule after facing Vanderbilt with Auburn, LSU and Texas A&M all in a row. South Carolina gets a lead and runs clock. Commodores running for only 3.2 per carry and throwing for 131 yards per game. With Vanderbilt allowing 5.8 yards per rush the Gamecocks could keep it on the ground with a lead hear to get out of this game healthy. Under has come in four of five in this matchup. Play South Carolina and Vanderbilt under 49 points.
Florida vs. Texas A&M Pick Prediction 10/10/2020
Florida vs. Texas A&M—College football pick is Texas A&M Aggies +6. Texas A&M looks to rebound after their loss to Alabama. This is an experienced football team with nine starters back on defense and eight to the offense. They do have a senior at quarterback in Kellen Mond who is aided by a running game that generates 5.2 yards per rush. Defensively they limit opponents to 3.2 per attempt. Florida steps up in class following wins against South Carolina and Ole Miss. Gators defense is allowing are allowing 471 yards this year with 327 yards per game in the passing game. Rather take points here. Play Texas A&M +6.
Coastal Carolina vs. Louisiana Pick Prediction 10/10/2020
Coastal Carolina vs. Louisiana—College football free pick is Coastal Chanticleers +6.5. Coastal Carolina a perfect 3-0 on the year with notable wins against Kansas and Arkansas St. This is an experienced Coastal Carolina offense that is generating 44 points per game. They are getting great work from quarterback Grayson McCall who is completing 66.7% of his throws with nine touchdowns and a pick They are also rushing for 4.6 yards per carry while holding the opposition to 3.9 per attempt. Louisiana has failed to cover two straight with two point win at home to Georgia Southern and by three in overtime at Georgia St. Levi Lewis has four touchdowns throws but three picks. Ragin Cajuns allowing 191 yards rushing per game. With the Chanticleers passing game clicking the run will set up some plays downfield in the passing game. Play Coastal Carolina +6.5.
Virginia Tech vs. North Carolina Pick Prediction 10/10/2020
Virginia Tech vs. North Carolina—Free pick is Virginia Tech Hokies +6 points. This is a step up in class for the Tar Heels as they beat inexperienced offensive teams in Syracuse and Boston College. They failed to cover as over a two touchdown favorite in a four point win at Boston College. Virginia Tech is averaging 41 points per game this year with both games against ACC opponents in Duke and NC State. Hokies are getting done on the ground with 319 yards rushing per game and 7 yards per carry. North Carolina quarterback Sam Howell has three touchdowns but three picks this season. Hokies won last year’s meeting and has covered six of their past seven against the Tar Heels. Play Virginia Tech +6.