Free College Football Picks For Today 11/4/2021
Auburn vs. Texas A&M Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Auburn vs. Texas A&M—Aggies quarterback Zach Calzada had a strong performance against Alabama. Since he completed 52% at Missouri for 5.9 yards per attempt and last week completed only half his passes against South Carolina. Auburn has won four of five in the SEC with the loss coming to Georgia. Tigers has wins at Arkansas and home to Ole Miss. Auburn is moving the football for 420 yards against the SEC. Aggies have losses in SEC to Arkansas and Mississippi St. Tigers quarterback Bo Mix is completing 63% of his passes in the SEC for 7.5 per attempt. Play Auburn +4.5.
Tulsa vs. Cincinnati Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Tulsa at Cincinnati—Tulsa has played Cincinnati tough the past two seasons including a three point loss at the Bearcats last year. Bearcats know they need style points even before the first playoff rankings. Two straight non-covers in flat performances in wins against Navy and Tulane. Golden Hurricane quarterback Davis Brin against ranked teams is averaging 7.9 yards per pass attempt. Prior to his performance against a bad Tulane defense, Cincinnati quarterback Desmon Ridder averaged 6.1 yards per attempt to UCF and 5.9 to Navy. Play Tulsa +22.5.
Mississippi St vs. Arkansas Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Mississippi St at Arkansas—Three straight losses for Arkansas in SEC play. In the conference the Razorbacks are allowing 34.3 points and 413 yards per game. Mississippi St has won three of four in the conference with notable wins against Kentucky and Texas A&M. Bulldogs quarterback Will Rogers is completing 75.4% of his throws against the SEC. Comin off a big game against Kentucky passing for 344 yards and 8.8 yards per pass attempt in victory. Mississippi St defense performing well in SEC play holding opponents to 310 yards and 5.9 yards per play. Play Mississippi St +5.5.
Tulane vs. UCF Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Tulane at UCF—Tulane has performed poorly defensively against the AAC as they surrender 502 yards and 44.5 points a game. Green Wave have lost all seven games against FBS failing to cover five of those games. UCF has shown improvement. Quarterback Mikey Keene coming off his best performance since filling in for an injured Dillon Gabriel. Keene in the blowout win at Temple completed 71.4% of his passes for 10.9 yards per pass attempt. Two straight wins and covers for the Knights under Keene at quarterback. Four straight losses by double digits for Tulane. Play UCF -12.5.
NC State vs. Florida St Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
NC State at Florida St—NC State has defended well on the year, and it carried into conference play. Wolfpack against the ACC is holding opponents to 339 yards per game. Quarterback Devin Leary coming off a good performance against Louisville passing for 317 yards, 69.4% completion rate and 8.8 yards per pass attempt. In conference Leary completing 66% of his passes for 7.6 yards per pass attempt. Seminoles quarterback Jordan Travis is expected to start over McKenzie Milton. Travis when facing a strong defensive team in Syracuse averaged only 4.1 yards per pass attempt. Play NC State -2.
Utah St vs. New Mexico St Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Utah St at New Mexico St—New Mexico St has played six Mountain West team despite being an independent. They have covered five of those six games. In their past three games against the Mountain West, the Aggies are averaging 441 yards with 317 passing. Quarterback Jonah Johnson in this period has averaged 317 yards passing leading the team to an average of 31 points a game. Utah St has not defended well this year surrendering 435 yards a game with 180 for five yards per rush. Opponents pass for 255 yards and 7.8 per attempt in this period. Play New Mexico St +18.5.
Coastal Carolina vs. Georgia Southern Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Coastal Carolina at Georgia Southern—Two weeks ago Coastal Carolina had their hopes for a New Year’s Bowl game go down in flames with their loss to Appalachian St over national television. They couldn’t separate enough failing to cover last week in a 35-28 home win to Troy. Defensively Coastal Carolina not trending well on defense by allowing 412 yards per game in their past three games against the Sun Belt. Teams passing on the Chanticleers in this period for 275 yards for 8.3 yards per pass attempt. Eagles quarterback Justin Tomlin coming off a performance against Georgia St where he threw for 279 yards for 10.3 yards per attempt. Two games ago Tomlin threw for 210 yards and 9.5 per attempt. Play Georgia Southern +20.
Marshall vs. FAU Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Marshall at FAU—The FAU Owns are a quality Conference USA team. The offense has shown improvement this year. Team is moving the football against the Conference for 425 yards per game averaging 34.5 points per game. Miami transfer quarterback N’Kosi Perry is completing 67.5% of his throws against Conference USA for 10.8 yards per pass attempt. Owls trending well defensively holding their past three conference opponents to 366 yards with 3.3 per rush and doing a great job getting off the field on third down giving up 29.2% conversions. Marshall has losses in conference to Middle Tennessee St and East Carolina. In recent games they needed overtime to beat Old Dominion then got past down teams in FIU and North Texas. Play FAU +1.5.
Oregon St vs. Colorado Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Oregon St at Colorado—Buffaloes piled up a lot of junk yardage on Oregon last week in their 23 point defeat. Against the PAC 12 Colorado is averaging 260 yards and 18.6 points per game. Oregon St trending well offensively as in their past three games against the PAC 12 gaining 445 yards with 6.2 yards per rush. Beavers quarterback Chance Nolan past two games averaged 9.3 yards per pass attempt against Cal and 10.9 against Utah. Buffaloes defense in this period allowing 428 yards with 198 rushing for 5.6 yards per rush. Play Oregon St -10.5.
LSU vs. Alabama Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
LSU at Alabama—After their loss to Texas A&M the Alabama Crimson Tide has pounded Mississippi St on the road by 40 points and Tennessee at home by 28 points. Past three games they are moving the football for 546 yards with 183 rushing for 4.4 per attempt. Quarterback Bryce Young against the SEC is completing 67.2% of his throws for 8.7 yards per pass attempt. LSU has lost three of four. In two of those losses the Tigers allowed 42 points and 488 yards to Florida and 42 points with 475 yards to LSU. Crimson Tide has covered six of their past eight against LSU including last year’s 55-17 road win. Play Alabama -28.5.
UNLV vs. New Mexico Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
UNLV at New Mexico—Lobos offense has been dismal in conference as they are averaging 9.5 points and 189 yards per game. New Mexico quarterback Terry Wilson was not able to practice on Wednesday pointing to another missed game. They could look to Isaiah Chavez under center. He attempted only 11 passes last week against a down Wyoming team. UNLV has been competitive in most games with one possessions losses in four of their five Mountain West games. In conference the Rebels are moving the football for 347 yards and 23.5 points a game. Rebels quarterback Cameron Friel is completing 63.8% of his throws with 7.3 yards per pass attempt against the Mountain West. The Rebels are a winless team and desperate for a win. Play UNLV +2.
Old Dominion vs. FIU Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Old Dominion at FIU—Two of the worst teams in Conference USA meet. FIU defense has been poor against Conference USA as they allow 517 yards. They have lost seven straight and have no wins against FBS teams. Old Dominion comes off a three point home win to Louisiana Tech. The have been competitive in recent one possessions losses to Marshall in overtime, UTEP and Buffalo. Quarterback Hayden Wolff is completing 65% of his throws. Two games back against a bad Western Kentucky defense he threw for 327 yards with 8 yards per pass attempt. Play Old Dominion -3.
Tennessee vs. Kentucky Pick Prediction 11/6/2021
Tennessee at Kentucky—Two straight losses for both teams. But the Kentucky losses were all on the road. Wildcats have won all five at home with notable wins to LSU and Florida. At home the Wildcats have held opponents to 323 yards. They have run the football effectively at home with 211 yards and 5.7 yards per rush. Quarterback Will Levis did have a good performance in his last home game against LSU. Tennessee defense on the road has struggled as they have allowed 484 yards with 4.2 yards per rush and 273 passing for 7.1 yards per attempt. Pass protection has been an issue for the Volunteers on the road where they allow 4.7 sacks. Play Kentucky at pick.