Free College Football Picks For Today 11/15/2021
Bowling Green vs. Miami Ohio Pick Prediction 11/16/2021
Bowling Green vs. Miami Ohio—The Redhawks have won three of four to become one win away from bowl eligibility. They have gained over 500 yards of offense the past two games. Quarterback Brett Gabbert is completing 66.9% of his throws in the MAC for 9.6 yards per pass attempt with a touchdown to interception rate of 13-1. Bowling Green has lost five of their six conference games. They were held to only 196 yards in their 32 point home loss to Toledo. Falcons trending poorly defensively past three games by allowing 497 yards with 207 rushing and 290 passing yards for 9.5 yards per pass attempt. Red Hawks defense performing better in this period limiting opponents to 3.4 yards per rush and 7.6 per pass attempt. Play Miami Ohio -15.5.
Western Michigan vs. Eastern Michigan Pick Prediction 11/16/2021
Western Michigan vs. Eastern Michigan—Western Michigan has had difficulty against the top teams in the MAC with losses by double digits to Central Michigan, Toledo and Ball St. Eastern Michigan offense trending well offensively in their past three MAC games as they are averaging 465 yards with 346 passing. Quarterback Ben Bryant is completing 71.2% of his throws in the MAC for 7.7 per pass attempt. Eagles have played better defensively at home where they hold opponents to 380 yards. Western Michigan road form has not been good as they give up 413 yards, 5.3 yards per rush and 9.5 yards per pass attempt. Play Eastern Michigan +5.
Toledo vs. Ohio Pick Prediction 11/16/2021
Toledo at Ohio—Toledo is a 5-5 team with conference losses to Eastern Michigan, Central Michigan and Northern Illinois. Ohio is a team that usually plays their best at the end of the season and they have won two straight. Past three games Ohio offense producing 455 yards with 175 rushing for 4.8 yards per rush. Quarterback Kurtis Rourke is completing 70% of his throws for 8.6 yards per pass attempt. Rourke last two games outstanding with 13.5 per attempt to Eastern Michigan and 9 yards per attempt against Miami Ohio. Play Ohio +6.
Central Michigan vs. Ball St Pick Prediction 11/17/2021
Central Michigan at Ball St—Central Michigan has played well as they have won four of their past five after back to back wins home to Kent and on the road to Western Michigan all by double digits. They are trending well offensively against their past three MAC opponents with 464 yards with 186 rushing for 4.9 yards per carry. Chippewas quarterback Daniel Richardson has averaged 9.4 yards per pass attempt and 278 passing yards pas three MAC games. Ball St pass defense in this period allowing 276 yards 71.6% completion rate and 8.7 per attempt. Play Central Michigan +2.5.
Northern Illinois vs. Buffalo Pick Prediction 11/17/2021
Northern Illinois vs. Buffalo—Northern Illinois controls their destiny for a berth in the MAC title game. They have won six of seven. Huskies offense is trending well past three MAC games as they are averaging 561 yards with 179 rushing and 382 passing. NIU quarterback Rocky Lombardi in this period passing for 382 per game and 9.3 yards per pass attempt. Buffalo defense has struggled as in this period of time allowing 10.4 yards per pass attempt. Buffalo has lost four of six in the MAC with three losses by 45 or greater points. Past two games Bulls allowed 45 points and 538 yards to Miami Ohio and 56 points and 484 yards to a down Bowling Green team. Play Northern Illinois -1.5.
Louisville vs. Duke Pick Prediction 11/18/2021
Louisville at Duke—The Blue Devils have been crushed facing the ACC as the team has lost all six games. They have allowed 45 or greater points in their past four games failing to cover the spread in all four games. Past three games against the ACC the team has allowed 629 yards with 261 rushing for 6.3 per rush and 10.8 yards per pass attempt. Louisville had a complete game last week in their 41-3 home win to an improved Syracuse team. Louisville quarterback Malik Cunningham is averaging 9 yards per pass attempt against the ACC. He is a weapon in the running game as a dual threat quarterback. Blue Devils offense were shut out to Virginia and scored 7 against Wake Forest as these are two poor defensive teams. Play Louisville -19.5.
Air Force vs. Nevada Pick Prediction 11/19/2021
Air Force at Nevada—The Wolf Pack has been defending well as in their past three games holding each opponent to 24 or fewer points. Air Force has lost two of three held to 14 points in home losses to San Diego St and Army. Past three games Nevada is passing for 360 yards 70.4% completion rate and 7.1 per attempt. Air Force pass defense surrendering 66.7% completion rate and 9.6 yards per pass attempt. Wolf Pack quarterback Carson Strong is completing 70.5% of his throws for the season and has passed for over 300 yards in six straight. Play Nevada -1.5.
Southern Miss vs. Louisiana Tech Pick Prediction 11/19/2021
Southern Miss at Louisiana Tech—Two bottom tier teams from Conference USA. There is a difference in offensive production as the Golden Eagles have been held to an average of 12.2 points and 231 yards per game. They have lost all six conference games. They were held to only 189 offensive yards in their defeat to UTSA. Louisiana Tech has two conference wins after their 42-31 home win to Charlotte last week putting up 504 yards of offense. Bulldogs quarterback Aaron Allen is completing 77.8% of his passes for 10.2 yards per pass attempt. He comes off a monster performance in his first start with 324 passing yards and 12 yards per pass attempt in the 42-32 win to Charlotte. Play Louisiana Tech -17.
Arizona vs. Washington St Pick Prediction 11/19/2021
Arizona at Washington St—Arizona has started to show a pulse as they have been competitive covering four straight. In recent PAC 12 games the Wildcats were able to put up 29 points on Utah and 34 on USC. Past three games Wildcats averaging 378 yards of offense while holding teams to 379 passing, 3.9 per rush and 7.2 yards per pass attempt. Freshman quarterback Will Plummer threw for 264 yards on USC and 223 on Utah. Washington St has lost two of three. In that period the Cougars defense allowing 410 yards, 55.3% on third down, 75% red zone, with 225 rushing for 5.3 yards per rush. Opposing quarterbacks completing 72%. Play Arizona +15.
Memphis vs. Houston Pick Prediction 11/1692021
Memphis at Houston—Cougars have won nine straight. Their defense has been strong at home where they have held opponents to 280 yards with 2.6 yards per rush and allowing a miniscule 16.7% conversion rate on third down. Memphis quarterback Seth Henigan returned from his hand injury with good performances against SMU and East Carolina. Past three games Tigers have shown improvement defensively holding opponents to 374 yards, 3.7 yards per rush and 6.9 yards per pass attempt. Play Memphis +9.5.
San Diego St vs. UNLV Pick Prediction 11/16/2021
San Diego St at UNLV—San Diego St has to win out to earn a berth into the Mountain West title. Fresno St sits one game back and owns the head to head tiebreaker. UNLV has put together back to back wins beating New Mexico on the road and Hawaii at home with both wins by 14 points. They had their season high in yardage in the win against Hawaii with 465 yards but 292 came that on the ground. Rebels wont run well against the Aztecs. Rebels have been competitive in games covering seven of their past ten. They only gave up 24 to UTSA, lost by 8 to Fresno St. Quarterback Cameron Friel averaging 7.2 yards per pass attempt against the Mountain West. Aztecs a conservative offense that leans heavily on the play of their defense. They have put up 23 or fewer points in their past five Mountain West games. Play UNLV +12.