Free College Football Picks For Today 11/27/2020
Massachusetts vs. Liberty Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
UMASS at Liberty—College football pick is Liberty Flames -37. UMASS a poor offensive team that generates only 174 yards per game. They are running for 2.5 per attempt. Minutemen have played three games losing all of them. They were shut out by Georgia Southern and held to two points against Florida Atlantic. Liberty looking for a bounce back after a tough loss at NC State by one point having a field goal blocked at the end of the game. They have put up over 50 points in two of their past four games and capable of doing this on the UMASS defense. Flames are running for 238 yards a game gaining 5.4 per rush. Junior quarterback Malik Willis is completing 64% of his throws with 8.6 yards per pass attempt. Play Liberty -37.
Iowa St vs. Texas Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Iowa St at Texas—College football free pick is Iowa St Cyclones +1. Iowa St the better defensive team. Cyclones a balanced offense that is generating 205 yards rushing with 5.6 per attempt. Junior quarterback Brock Purdy in his past two games is completing 70% of his throws with 9.1 yards per attempt. The defense holds opponents to 335 yards. Texas has their issues in pass defense surrendering 282 yards. Longhorns could not cover in home games to West Virginia where they were held to 17 points and a two point loss to TCU. Play Iowa St +1.
Nebraska vs. Iowa Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Nebraska at Iowa—Free pick is Iowa Hawkeyes -13.5. Iowa has pounded their past three opponents winning by 20 at Penn St, 28 at Minnesota and 42 to Michigan St at home. Hawkeyes in that span holding teams to 313 yards and only 2.5 yards per rush. Cornhuskers have lost three of their four games. They were blown out last week at home to a rebuilding Illinois team 41-23. They have struggled getting points on the good defensive teams on their schedule with 13 on Northwestern and 17 to Ohio St. Nebraska has shuffled quarterbacks and now looking at freshman Luke McCaffrey who has one touchdown and five picks. In the loss to the Fighting Illini had three picks and 5.2 yards per pass attempt. Hawkeyes a good running team rushing for 212 yards with 5.2 per rush. Nebraska defense surrendering 236 rushing yards and 4.8 per attempt. Play Iowa -13.5.
Notre Dame vs. North Carolina Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Notre Dame at North Carolina—College football pick is Notre Dame Fighting Irish -5.5. Not interested in backing the Tar Heels here. They have had poor defensive results this year. Past three games North Carolina is surrendering 478 yards with 287 yards passing for 8.7 yards per rush. In that window of three games Notre Dame offense is putting up 500 yards with 236 rushing for 5.3 per attempt. Tar Heels have allowed 53 points to Wake Forest, 44 to Virginia and 45 to Virginia Tech. Fighting Irish is limiting opponents to 2.9 yards per rush and doing a great job getting off the field on third down. Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book has only one pick and gets help from the run game. In November Book is averaging 9 yards per pass attempt. Play Notre Dame -5.5.
UCF vs. South Florida Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
UCF at South Florida—College football free pick is UCF and South Florida to play over the total of 67 points. UCF is a very good offensive team led by a good quarterback in Dillon Gabriel who averages 8.9 yards per pass attempt with 22 touchdowns and 2 picks. Knights are throwing for 377 yards per game. As good as the Knights offense has been the defense has been atrocious. UCF surrendering 452 yards per game with 268 in the passing game and nearly 30 points per game. USF is also a bad defensive team. Last week Houston posted 56 points and 505 yards on the Bulls defense. Tulsa put 42 on the Bulls, a rebuilding Temple 39, East Carolina 44, and Notre Dame 52 points. Past three games USF allowing 500 yards with 214 rushing for 6 yards per rush. Central Florida out of the playoff and New Year’s Day bowl picture so look for focus on offense here. South Florida posted 21 on Houston and 33 on Memphis in their past two games. Play UCF and USF over 67 points.
Stanford vs. California Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Stanford at Cal—Free pick is Stanford Cardinal +1. Prefer the Stanford offense as they are showing more of a pulse. Was disappointed in the Golden Bears out of the game as they were held to ten points to a poor defensive team in UCLA. Cardinal is running the football for 5.1 yards per rush. Golden Bears defense surrendering 224 yards rushing per game for 5.3 per attempt. Cal struggled last year for offense and this year the same as the team is putting up only 307 yards per game with 2.7 per rush. Play Stanford +1.
Central Michigan vs. Eastern Michigan Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Central Michigan at Eastern Michigan—College football pick is Central Michigan and Eastern Michigan to play over the total of 59 points. Chippewas are running the football for 213 yards per game and the Eagles are weak stopping the run surrendering 235 yards for 5 yards per rush. Quarterback Daniel Richardson should be able to make plays downfield in the passing game as in his past two games averaging 9.3 yards per attempt. Eastern Michigan is allowing 485 yards per game with nearly 37 points. Central Michigan has looked weak defending the pass as they allow 262 yards and 10.4 yards per attempt. Junior quarterback Preston Hutchison did throw for four touchdowns last week against Toledo as the teams combined for 73 points. Play Central Michigan and Eastern Michigan over 59 points.
Wyoming vs. UNLV Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Wyoming at UNLV—College football free pick is UNLV Rebels +16.5 Tough to lay these many points with a Wyoming team that lost by ten at Colorado St. Rebels got within 13 against Fresno St in their past home game as they held their best offensive performance with 27 points and 402 yards of offense. Cowboys have lost both of their road games as they allowed 337 yards passing, 73% completion rate with 8.7 yards per completion and 35.5 points. Play UNLV +16.5.
Oregon vs. Oregon St Pick Prediction 11/27/2020
Oregon at Oregon St—Free pick is Oregon St Beavers and Oregon Ducks over the total of 64 points. Not confident in the Oregon defense. So far, the Ducks are allowing 432 yards per game with 188 rushing for 5.2 yards a carry. Oregon St can run the football as the team posts 165 yards and 5.2 per rush attempt. Oregon failed to separate enough against UCLA last week allowing 462 yards and combing for 73 points. Oregon St at home is putting up 29.5 points a game. Junior quarterback Tristan Gebbia did have 329 yards passing to Washington St. Beavers defense is allowing 206 yards rushing for 5.2 yards per attempt. Ducks can run averaging 5.7 per rush. That opens a passing game under Tyler Shough who is throwing for 291 yards and 10.2 per attempt. Play Oregon St and Oregon over 64 points.