Free College Football Picks For Today 12/18/2020
UAB vs. Marshall Pick Prediction 12/18/2020
UAB at Marshall—College football pick is UAB Blazers +5. UAB saw their starting quarterback Tyler Johnston return from injury recently. He threw for 217 yards and 12.1 yards per pass attempt in their win against Rice. Blazers are an experience defense that is holding opponents to 318 yards per game, 3.9 per rush and only 5.5 yards per pass attempt. Marshall had to cancel their game last week against Charlotte due to multiple COVID issues and did not have enough players to fill their roster. They had faced weak opponents until they were shut out by Rice gaining only 245 yards. Play UAB +5.
Ball St vs. Buffalo Pick Prediction 12/18/2020
Ball St at Buffalo—College football free pick is Ball St and Buffalo Bulls to play over the total of 67.5 points. This game will be played indoors at Ford Field for the MAC championship so conditions will favor the offenses on this fast track. Bulls a strong offensive team that averages 510 yards per game with 344 rushing for 7.5 per attempt. Quarterback Kyle Vantrease is averaging 9.7 yards per pass attempt. Ball St a good offensive team behind senior quarterback Drew Plitt who is averaging 8.4 yards per pass attempt. Past three games Cardinals surrendering 289 yards passing with 68.5% completion rate. Bulls surrendering 394 yards in that span with 7.6 yards per pass attempt. Play Ball St and Buffalo over 67.5.
Nebraska vs. Rutgers Pick Prediction 12/18/2020
Nebraska at Rutgers—Free pick is Rutgers Scarlet Knights +6.5. Rutgers has shown improvement under head coach Greg Shiano. They have covered three of four winning two of three after their 27-24 win at Maryland. They have a recent 37-30 win at Purdue and put up 42 points in an overtime defeat to Michigan. Team is showing offensive improvement. Nebraska has been a disappointment again. They have lost three of four after a seven point defeat to Minnesota. Cornhuskers could gain only 308 yards and put up 17 points against a poor defensive team in the Golden Gophers. Past three games Nebraska averaging only 336 yards per game. They put up only 22.7 points per game and has struggled getting consistent passing game going. Play Rutgers +6.5.
Oregon vs. USC Pick Prediction 12/18/2020
Oregon at USC—College football pick is USC Trojans and Oregon Ducks to play over the total of 64 points. Oregon defense has not performed well on the season. Recent games saw Oregon St gain 532 yards and put up 41 points in an Oregon defeat. UCLA scored 35 points gaining 462 yards. USC showed issues defensively as the Bruins were able to tally 38 points and 549 yards on the Trojans defense. Arizona St and Arizona were able to score points and move the football on the Trojans. Each defense looked good about the weak offenses in conference but scheduled against the good ones. These are two good offensive teams that can exploit the opposing defenses. Play USC and Oregon over 64.