Free College Football Picks For Today 11/2/2020
Air Force vs. Army Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Air Force at Army—College football pick is Air Force Falcons +6.5. Both teams know how to defend the opposing offenses very well. Margin of victory has been four points or fewer the past two seasons. Falcons were able to gain 410 yards on Navy in a win and 484 yards in a loss to Boise St. Army at 6-1 has qualified for a bowl game but steps up in completion after wins against Mercer, UTSA, Citadel, Abilene Christian and UL Monroe. Falcons defense holding opponents to 333 yards per game. Play Air Force +6.5.
Arizona St vs. USC Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Arizona St at USC—College football free pick is Arizona St Sun Devils +10.5. Sun Devils have been competitive against the Trojans in recent seasons with a win two seasons ago and a five point loss last year. Sophomore quarterback Jayden Daniels is coming off a freshman campaign who had 17 touchdowns and two picks. Head coach Herman Edwards is recruiting well. ASU returns eight starters to a defense that held opponents to 23.7 points per game. All but one starter returns to the back seven. Sun Devils closed the season beating Oregon, rival Arizona and Florida St in their bowl. ASU has covered 14 of their past 22 as an underdog. USC has underperformed for head coach Clay Helton. They have failed to cover 10 of their past 16 as a home favorite. Trojans are coming off a five loss season. Defense a concern coming off a year surrendering 29.4 points and 408 yards per game. They did give up a lot of rushing yardage. Play Arizona St +10.5.
North Carolina vs. Duke Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
North Carolina at Duke—Free pick is North Carolina Tar Heels and Duke Blue Devils to play over the total of 64 points. Blue Devils entered the season as an inexperienced offensive team. Offense showing improvement as in their past three games averaging 455 yards and 37 points per game. Strong offensive team for North Carolina. Against the ACC conference the team is putting up 532 yards and 38.3 points per game. In conference Tar Heels quarterback Sam Howell completing 667% of his throws with 10.4 yards per pass attempt. Play North Carolina and Duke over 64.
Nebraska vs. Northwestern Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Nebraska at Northwestern—College football pick is Northwestern Wildcats -4. Northwestern an undefeated team with a 40 point home win to Maryland then going on the road beating Iowa in a tough place to play. Wildcats defense has played well holding opponents to 250 yards per game. Nebraska had all offseason to get ready for Ohio St and were blown out 52.17. Wildcats covered last year against the Cornhuskers holding the team to 13 points and 319 yards. Nebraska program has now lost six of their past seven games. This is an inexperienced defense which returned only five starters from a season ago. Cornhuskers quarterback Adrian Martinez has not lived up to expectations with the program. They have failed to cover five of their past six on the road. Play Northwestern -4.
Arkansas St vs. Louisiana Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Arkansas St at Louisiana—College football free pick is Louisiana -13.5. Ragin Cajuns broke out with their long awaited big offensive performance in their win at Texas St. Louisiana was able to pile up 44 points and 614 yards on the Bobcats defense. Strong offensive numbers were expected from the Ragin Cajuns who returned Levi Lewis at quarterback. He comes in off a 22 of 32 passing performance for 332 yards. Arkansas St has struggled in their Sun Belt step up games losing by 29 at Coastal Carolina, 28 at Appalachian St and 28 at Troy. Defensively against conference foes the Red Wolves are surrendering 532 yards 47 points per game. Play Louisiana -13.5.
UL Monroe vs. Georgia St Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
UL Monroe at Georgia St—Free pick is UL Monroe Warhawks +18. UL Monroe has shown ability to move the football against the poor defensive teams on their schedule. They did game over 400 yards on Georgia Southern and Texas St. Against the Sun Belt this season the Panthers are allowing 44.5 points and 526 yards per game. Too tough to lay this many points on a defense playing defense like this. Play UL Monroe +18.
West Virginia vs. Texas Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
West Virginia at Texas—College football pick is West Virginia Mountaineers +7. Mountaineers have won three of four after their 27 points point win to Kansas St. Against the Big 12 the team is holding opponents to 21.8 points and 265.6 yards per game. Offensively the Mountaineers are moving the football at 465 yards per game. Junior quarterback Jarrett Doege is completing 64.2% of his throws with 11 touchdowns and 3 picks. A redshirt junior who has seen significant action in his time at the school. Always have to worry about a Longhorns defense allowing 442 yards and 38 points per game against Big 12 teams. Play West Virginia +7.
SMU vs. Temple Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
SMU at Temple—College football free pick is Temple Owls +14. Temple has shown the ability to move the football against the poor defensive teams. Team gained 500 yards in a cover at Memphis and rolled up 416 yards in their home victory to South Florida. Tough to lay two touchdowns with a Sonny Dykes team as his teams have lacked quality defensively. Owls against the AAC is allowing 460 yards and 35 points per game. Play Temple +14.
South Florida vs. Memphis Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
USF at Memphis—Free pick is Memphis Tigers -17. South Florida against the AAC is putting up only 20 points per game. They could only put up 24 points against a poor defensive team in East Carolina. Memphis is gaining 524 yards against the AAC conference. Bulls sophomore quarterback Jordan McCloud is averaging only 6.4 yards per pass attempt. Memphis at home in the ACC posted 41 points to Temple and 50 to UCF. Play Memphis -17.
Michigan vs. Indiana Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Michigan at Indiana—College football pick is Michigan Wolverines -3.5. Hoosiers have failed to cover seven of nine as a home underdog. They are off to an 2-0 start. They posted a one point home win to Penn St but only gained 211 yards. Michigan has shown ability to move the football with 478 yards on Minnesota and last week the team gained 452 yards. Wolverines have won 24 straight against Indiana with the last win by the Hoosiers against Michigan coming in 1987. Past two seasons Wolverines wins against the Hoosiers were by 11 and last year 25 points. Wolverines have an impressive 6.2 yards per rush average on the season. Michigan is defending the run. They do have a 49-24 win at Minnesota. Play Michigan -3.5.