Free College Football Picks For Today 11/13/2020
FAU vs. FIU Pick Prediction 11/13/2020
FAU at FIU—College football pick is FIU Golden Panthers +9.5 vs. FAU Owls. Golden Panthers showed competitiveness in a close loss to Liberty 31-28. FIU is battling an offensively challenged FAU team that moves the football for only 288 yards and score 16 points per game. Tough to ask an offense that scores 16 a game to win by 10 in a rivalry game. Owls quarterback Nick Tronti is completing only 54% of his throws with 5.6 yards per attempt. Tronti has been sacked ten times in his past three games. Play FIU +9.5.
Iowa vs. Minnesota Southern Pick Prediction 11/13/2020
Iowa at Minnesota—College football free pick is Iowa Hawkeyes -3.5. Minnesota defense has gotten gashed this season. They are giving up 480 yards with 238 rushing for 7.3 yards per carry. They gave up 49 points and 477 yards to Michigan then 45 points and 675 yards to Maryland. Their win came against a rebuilding Illinois team. Iowa put the hurt to Michigan St last week 49-7 behind 405 yards. Hawkeyes have a run game that is producing 166 yards per game with five yards per rush. Iowa is defending holding teams to 315 yards and 17.3 points per game. They are stopping the run at 2.6 per attempt as teams have run an average of 40 times per game against them. Play Iowa -3.5.
East Carolina vs. Cincinnati Pick Prediction 11/13/2020
East Carolina at Cincinnati—Free pick Cincinnati Bearcats -27.5. The Bearcats are in the playoff discussion so there is no taking their football off the gas in this game. This is a very good defensive team that has put up equally good numbers on the offensive side of the football. Team is engineered by an experienced quarterback starting in all of his seasons now a junior. Bearcats are rushing for 238 yards and 6.1 per attempt. Recent wins have come by 28 to Houston, 39 to Memphis and 29 at SMU. More impressive is that the Cougars and Mustangs were held to 13 points with Memphis pushing across only ten. East Carolina has lost five of their six games. Pirates are allowing 459 yards a game with 217 rushing for 5.3 per attempt. Way Bearcats have been shutting down opposing offenses can only lay it here. Play Cincinnati -27.5.
Northwestern vs. Purdue Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Northwestern at Purdue—College football pick is Purdue Boilermakers +2.5. Boilermakers off to a 2-0 start with a notable four point home win to Iowa. This is a team that is moving the football for 421 yards. Junior quarterback Aiden O’Connell is completing 70.6% of his throws with 7.7 yards per attempt. Northwestern held to 21 points in back to back weeks against Iowa and Nebraska. Wildcats face their toughest test, and the Boilermakers can spread out the Wildcats defense in pass coverage. Purdue program is moving in the right direction. Play Purdue +2.5.
South Carolina vs. Ole Miss Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
South Carolina at Ole Miss—College football free pick is South Carolina Gamecocks and Ole Miss Rebels to play over the total of 70 points. South Carolina defense has been gashed the past two weeks surrendering 49 points and 530 yards to Texas A&M and 52 points and 541 yards to LSU. They have shown the ability to move the football with over 400 yards on LSU and Vanderbilt. Gamecocks offense can operate against a bad Ole Miss defense allowing 533 yards and 40 points per game. Lane Kiffin is all about playing fast and will look to run it up against a bad South Carolina defense. Rebels offense is putting up 541 yards and 38 points per game. They piled up 54 on Vanderbilt, 48 on Alabama and 42 on Kentucky this year. Play South Carolina and Ole Miss over 70 points.
Florida St vs. NC State Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Florida St at NC State—Free pick is Florida St and NC State to play over the total of 59 points. Both defenses are weak this season with NC State allowing 472 yards and the Seminoles at 471. Last week the Wolf Pack surrendered 44 points and 630 yards to the Miami offense. Prior it was 578 yards and 48 to North Carolina. Florida St has allowed 41 or greater points in three of their past four games. They were able to score 31 points on a poor defensive team in North Carolina. Both offenses average around 400 yards with Florida St rushing for 4.8 per attempt but allowing 5.4 per attempt. Play Florida St and NC State over 59.
Wisconsin vs. Michigan Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Wisconsin at Michigan—College football pick is Michigan Wolverines +4.5. Wisconsin has missed two weeks due to COVID outbreak. Badgers may be without their starting quarterback. Wolverines are moving the football on offense with 4529 yards with 5 yards per rush. Badgers in their opener did allow Illinois 5.2 per carry. Wisconsin has played only one game and must wonder about conditioning for all four quarters with this lack of activity going between three weeks between games. Lots of question as to the impact of the roster due to their COVID outbreak as well. Play Michigan +4.5.
Temple vs. UCF Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Temple at UCF—College football free pick is UCF Knights -25.5. Tough to back Temple as their starting quarterback Anthony Russo has a shoulder injury and his backup has been ineffective. Owls could only score 3 at Tulane and last week only 23 to SMU with both losses resulting in non-covers. Temple a rebuilding defense that is surrendering 433 yards and 38 points per game against the AAC. UCF a strong offensive team behind quarterback Dilllon Gabriel. Past three games UCF is averaging 722 yards with 450 through the air. They are even running for 272 yards and 5.2 per attempt with 48 points per game. With the Owls experiencing poor quarterback play with the injury to Russo will lay it here. Play UCF -25.5.
Utah vs. UCLA Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
Utah at UCLA—Free pick is Utah Utes -2.5. Going to have confidence in Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham to have his defense ready here. They do have seven starters on offense back. UCLA’s defense was bad last year and in their opener allowed 525 yards with 48 points to a Colorado team replacing their starting quarterback. Utes have experience on the offensive line and receiver position. Utah has won and covered four straight against the Bruins putting up 41 points or greater in each game. Utes may look to South Carolina transfer Jake Bentley to start at quarterback. Play Utah -2.5.
UNLV vs. San Jose St Pick Prediction 11/14/2020
UNLV at San Jose St—College football pick is San Jose St Spartans -16. Spartans enter play at 3-0 as they have posted wins against Air Force, New Mexico and San Diego St. Facing the Rebels in a major step down in class. Nick Nash in for an injured Nick Starkel completed 64% of his passes for 169 yards against a good defensive team in San Diego St last week. UNLV an 0-3 team that is giving up 469 yards and 37 points per game. Rebels failed to cover all three as double digit underdogs. Spartans defense holding their opponents to 14.7 points a game. Play San Jose St -16.