Free College Football Picks For Today 11/12/2020
Colorado St vs. Boise St Pick Prediction 11/12/2020
Colorado St at Boise St—College football pick is Colorado St and Boise St Broncos to play under the total of 62 points. Boise St could be down to their third string quarterback in this spot. Hank Bachmeier is out and backup Jack Sears left the BYU game in the first quarter with a possible concussion. Colorado St in their road game was held to 17 points at Fresno St. Boise St is averaging 4.5 yards per rush and they may look to lean on their offensive line to methodically move down the field on the Rams defense. Also expect short passes with tackles in bounds to keep the clock running. Colorado St is running for only 3.1 per attempt and that came against the Wyoming and Fresno St defense. Rams are converting only 28% on third down. Play Colorado St and Boise St under 62 points.
Texas St vs. Georgia Southern Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Texas St at Georgia Southern—Free pick is Georgia Southern Eagles -10. At home Georgia Southern has put on the defensive clamps on opponents by allowing 264 yards and 14 points per game. This is a strong running team that averages 260 yards and 5.4 per attempt. Texas St going through some tough times. Early on they showed competitiveness but are enduring a six game losing streak. They have battled a tough schedule with Troy, South Alabama, BYU, Louisiana, and Appalachian St all in a row. Georgia Southern ground game will wear out the Bobcats. Past three games Texas St allowing 6 yards per carry on the ground and 546 total yards. Play Georgia Southern -10.
Baylor vs. Texas Tech Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Baylor at Texas Tech—College football pick is Baylor Bears +1.5. Baylor did cover as a fourteen point underdog at Iowa St last week losing 38-31. One thing that stood out is how the Bears battled in that game They have averaged about 300 yards passing in their past two games. They do have a senior quarterback in Charlie Brewer who has seen significant action all four seasons at the school. Texas Tech has been blown out a lot. They have dropped four of five with the closes defeat coming by ten points. They have shuffled in an out quarterbacks. Henry Colombi is completing only 54% of his throws past two games and sacked seven times with three picks. Red Raiders on the year has defended worst than Baylor by surrendering 476 yards with 301 in the passing game. Play Baylor +1.5.
Hawaii vs. San Diego St Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Hawaii at San Diego St—College football free pick is Hawaii Rainbow Warriors +11. Hawaii has won two straight against the Aztecs. After beating two of the worst teams in the Mountain West, San Diego St battled a good passing team in San Jose St and were beaten 28-17. They could only gather 101 rushing yards on 45 carries against the Spartans. Hawaii posted 552 yards on Fresno St and 503 on New Mexico all in wins. They stubbed their toes in high elevation in a loss at Wyoming. A passing team showed success against the Aztecs and the Rainbow Warriors fit that description. Play Hawaii +11.
Nevada vs. New Mexico Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Nevada at New Mexico—Free pick is New Mexico Lobos +17.5. A coaching change this season for New Mexico and the team ahs shown an improvement offensively. In their opener against San Jose St the Lobos gained 443 yards. Last week at Hawaii it was 499 yards of offense in a 39-33 defeat covering as a fourteen point underdog. New Mexico an experienced team on offense is rushing for 214 yards per game and 5.5 per attempt. Now they are getting production from their passing game. Junior quarterback Tevaka Tuioto is passing for 257 yards per game with 7.1 per attempt. They did this against respectable teams in the Mountain West in San Jose St and Hawaii. Nevada opened with a win at home to Wyoming as the Cowboys lost their starting quarterback for the season early in that game. Then wins against down programs in UNLV and Utah St. Step up in class for the Wolf Pack here. Lobos generate enough points to cover here. Play New Mexico +17.5.
Oregon vs. Washington St Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Oregon at Washington St—College football pick is Washington St +10. Cougars showed good size and ability on defense in their win against Oregon St in their opener. Former Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich is now at Washington St and the Cougars produced a balanced attack in their win. Washington St rushed for 229 yards and 7.6 yards per rush. Quarterback Jayden De Laura should show improvement in his second game. Oregon beat Stanford handily, but this looks like another down Cardinal team. Issue for the Ducks is surrendering 6.4 yards per rush on 31 rushing attempts to Stanford. Cougars have played Oregon tough covering ten straight against the Ducks. Play Washington St +10.
Pittsburgh vs. Georgia Tech Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Pittsburgh at Georgia Tech—College football free pick is Pittsburgh Panthers -6.5. Senior quarterback Kenny Pickett returns from injury and the Panthers posts the 41-17 win at Florida St. Picket completed 78% of his throws in the win. Pittsburgh is putting up great defensive numbers holding opponents to 296 yards and 2.2 yards per run. Georgia Tech has lost five of six. In four home games the Yellow Jackets are surrendering 557 yards with 336 passing and 9 yards per pass attempt. With Pickett the Panthers are different team. Play Pittsburgh -6.5.
Arkansas vs. Florida Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Arkansas at Florida—Free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks +17.5. Arkansas has been the best cover team in college football successful against the spread in all six games. Their defense has kept the Razorbacks in games as the team has played well on third down and red zone. Could be a letdown spot for the Gators after their win against Georgia in their rivalry game. Offense has shown improvement for Arkansas this season as in their past three games gaining 422 yards per game. Florida transfer quarterback Felipe Franks is completing 67.2% of his passes for the Razorbacks with 14 touchdowns and 3 picks. Franks averages 7.8 yards per pass attempt. Gators defense has had issues this season surrendering 400 yards with 262 passing with 7.1 per attempt. Continue to ride the Razorbacks here. Play Arkansas +17.5.
SMU vs. Tulsa Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
SMU at Tulsa—College football pick is SMU Mustangs +2.5. This is the role I like Sonny Dykes and the SMU Mustangs getting points. The offense is outstanding as the Mustangs have gained 549 yards or greater in four of their past five games. They do have road wins at Tulane by three and last week it was a 24 point win at Temple laying seventeen points. Against the AAC conference Tulsa is surrendering 405 yards. In their last game at home to East Carolina the Mustangs struggled separating from East Carolina in a 34-30 win allowing 466 yards with 330 yards passing. Senior quarterback Shane Buechele for SMU is completing 66.5% of his throws with 20 touchdowns and 3 picks. It is 9.1 yards per pass attempt and the Mustangs are getting 5 yards per rush on the ground. Play SMU +2.5.