Free College Football Picks For Today 11/23/2020
Tulsa vs. Houston Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Tulsa at Houston—College football pick is Houston Cougars -2.5. Tulsa could be down to their third string quarterback for this game. Golden Hurricane last starter Zach Smith to a rib injury last week. Houston comes off the bye following a 56-21 home win to USF behind 505 yards. Cougars quarterback Clayton Tune is averaging nearly eight yards per attempted pass. Quarterback situation for Tulsa leaves little to be desired here. Play Houston -2.5.
Bowling Green vs. Ohio Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Bowling Green at Ohio—College football free pick is Bowling Green Falcons +26. Falcons were able to cover a big number against Buffalo as they were able to gain 399 yards. Ohio dropped their opener to Central Michigan 30-27. Then couldn’t’ separate enough to cover against a down Akron team winning 24-10 with only 307 yards of offense. Falcons are having success rushing the football with an average of 193 yards per game for 4.9 per attempt. Offensive production on the year for the Bobcats does not yield confidence to lay a big number. Play Bowling Green +26.
Georgia Southern vs. Georgia St Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Georgia Southern at Georgia St—Free pick is Georgia St Panthers -1. Both teams are run heavy this season and are strong defending the run with the Panthers and Eagles holding opponents to only 3.4 yards per rush. Eagles quarterback Shai Werts completing 60% of his throws but throws the football nearly 14 times per game. Panthers quarterback Cornelius Brown has put up some good numbers on the year. He had slip ups against the elite teams in the Sun Belt in Coastal Carolina and Appalachian St. Good numbers against the rest of the league. Georgia Southern has lost three of four on the road. Play Georgia St -1.
Kentucky vs. Florida Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Kentucky at Florida—College football pick is Florida Gators -24. Another poor offensive showing by Kentucky against an SEC heavyweight as the Wildcats were held to 3 points and 179 yards against Alabama. To Georgia the Wildcats had only 3 points and 229 yards. They scored ten at Missouri. This Florida team has been stream-rolling opponents with recent wins by 28 to Arkansas, 16 at Georgia and 24 to Missouri. Past three games Gators offense generating 583 yards with quarterback Kyle Trask completing 74% of his throws with thirteen touchdowns and a pick. Trask in that period averaging 11.3 yards per attempt. Play Florida -24.
NC State vs. Syracuse Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
College football free pick is NC State Wolf Pack -14. Syracuse offense has been poor on the season averaging only 249 yards with 16.2 points per game. They were shut out at Louisville last week gaining only 137 yards. Orange starting quarterback Tommy Devito is out and the replacements have performed poorly. To make matters worse past three games Orange averaging only 3.3 yards per rush attempt and 4.7 yards per pass attempt. NC State piled up 39 on Florida St and 41 to Miami in recent games. Wolf Pack quarterback Baily Hockman has shown ability to throw downfield against the lesser defenses in the ACC. Play NC State -14.
Arkansas vs. Missouri Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Arkansas at Missouri—Free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks -1.5. Prefer the experience of Felipe Franks under center for the Razorbacks here. The senior is completing 68% of his passes with 17 touchdowns and 4 picks. He is averaging 8.8 yards per pass attempt. He passed for 339 yards on LSU last week. Missouri has scored 20 or fewer points in five of their past six games. Freshman quarterback Connor Bazelak has been up and down. He doesn’t get help from a running back that averages 3.3 yards per carry on 37 attempts a game. Play Arkansas -1.5.
Northern Illinois vs. Western Michigan Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Northern Illinois at Western Michigan—College football pick is Northern Illinois +19. Huskies did show improvement last week remaining competitive at Ball St in a 31-25 defeat as a two touchdown underdog. They moved the football for 412 yards with 300 yards passing by quarterback by Ross Bowers. Western Michigan has outscored their past two opponents for wins despite a defense that has surrendered an average of 41 points and 450 yards per game in those contests. The only good defensive performance by the Broncos came against a down Akron team. Play Northern Illinois +19.
Maryland at Indiana Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
College football free pick is Maryland and Indiana to play over the total of 61 points. Indiana has played to over in four of five games. Must respect the Hoosiers ability to move the football and put up points on Ohio St. Indiana finished with 490 yards and 35 points. They put up 38 to Michigan, 37 to Rutgers and 36 to Penn St. Maryland is not a good defensive team surrendering 474 yards per game with nearly five yards per rush. Past two games quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa has averaged 338 yards passing throwing in those contests a total of six touchdowns and a pick. Play Maryland and Indiana over 61.
Louisiana Tech vs. FIU Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
Louisiana Tech at FIU—Free pick is Louisiana Tech -4. Tough to back FIU. They are 0-5 straight up and failed to cover four of those games. Golden Panthers just gave up 38 points to two offensively challenged teams in Western Kentucky and FAU which resulted in defeats by an average of 18.5 points per game. Louisiana Tech is a young team showing improvement. They come off a win to UAB scoring 37 points and gaining 391 yards. Quarterback Aaron Allen played well throwing for two fourth quarter touchdowns completing 69% of his throws for 7.1 per attempt. Golden Panthers struggling with run defense allowing 235 yards with 5.2 per rush. Play Louisiana Tech -4.
SMU vs. East Carolina Pick Prediction 11/28/2020
SMU at East Carolina—College football pick is East Carolina +11.5. Pirates are show competitiveness. They come off a 28-3 win against a rebuilding Temple team. Against the AAC they are moving the football for 406 yards scoring 27.3 points per game. They generate 175 rushing yards running OK for 4.4 per attempt. With SMU you always must worry about their defense coached by Sonny Dykes. Mustangs in AAC play are allowing 444 yards and 32 points per game. Pirates have covered as big underdogs to UCF and Tulsa. In their meeting last year, the Pirates covered in an eight points loss posting 644 yards of offense. Play East Carolina +11.5.