Free College Football Betting Picks For Today 11/20/2023
Miami Ohio vs. Ball St College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Miami Ohio vs. Ball St 12PM ET—Miami Ohio improved to 9-2 with their 23-10 home victory to Buffalo. The Red Hawks rushed for 180 yards on 36 attempts. They allowed 131 yards rushing to the Bulls with 147 yards passing on 17 attempts. Miami Ohio had a +2-turnover margin. Aveon Smith completed 9 of 16 passes for 146 yards with 9.1 yards per pass attempt. He rushed for 60 yards. Ball St is 4-7 after their 34-3 home victory to Kent. The Cardinals rushed for 300 yards on 52 carries. They held the Golden Flashes to 1.1 yards per run with 68 yards passing on 22 attempts. Kiael Kelly hit 4 of 14 for 71 yards with 5.1 yards per pass attempt. Miami Ohio defensively held MAC opponents to 10.1 points and 260 yards per game. Ball St offensively is putting up only 19.9 points per game against the conference. The Red Hawks have won and covered five of six on the road. Play Miami Ohio -6.5.
Pittsburgh vs. Duke College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Pittsburgh at Duke 12PM ET—Pittsburgh improved to 3-8 with their 24-16 home victory to Boston College. The Panthers rushed for 197 yards on 33 carries. They surrendered 154 yards rushing to the Eagles with 171 yards passing on 25 attempts. Pittsburgh had a +2-turnover margin. Nate Yarnell completed 11 of 19 for 207 yards with a touchdown. He averaged 10.9 yards per pass attempt and a rushing touchdown. Duke fell to 6-5 with their 30-27 road defeat in Virginia. The Blue Devils rushed for 159 yards on 28 carries. They surrendered 170 yards rushing to the Cavaliers with 278 passing on 30 attempts. Duke had a -2-turnover margin. Henry Belin is questionable with an upper body injury. Third string Grayson Loftis hit 26 of 45 for 278 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. He averaged 6.2 yards per pass attempt. The Pittsburgh quarterback change positive. Duke dealing with quarterback issues. The Blue Devils in their past three games are allowing 32.7 points and 463 yards per game. They have lost and failed to cover five of seven. Play Pittsburgh +6.5.
Northern Illinois vs. Kent College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Northern Illinois at Kent 12PM ET—Northern Illinois improved to 5-6 with their 24-0 home victory to Western Michigan. The Huskies rushed for 287 yards on 50 carries. They held the Broncos to 1.3 yards per run with 182 passing yards on 31 attempts. Rocky Lombardi completed 9 of 17 passes for 92 yards. He averaged 5.4 yards per pass attempt. Kent St drops to 1-10 with their 34-3 road defeat to Ball St. The Golden Flashes rushed for 29 yards on 26 carries. They allowed 300 yards rushing to the Cardinals with 88 yards passing on 17 attempts. Tommy Ulatowski is questionable leaving due to injury in the second quarter. He was ineffective. Devin Kargman hit 5 of 12 for 52 yards with 4.3 yards per pass attempt. Northern Illinois successfully ran heavy last week. They need a win for bowl eligibility. NIU runs for 5 yards per rush and the Golden Flashes allow 4.5 yards a carry and was exploited on the ground last week. Kent is poor offensively in the MAC averaging only 248 yards a game. Play Northern Illinois and Kent under 45.
Connecticut vs. Massachusetts College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
UCONN at UMASS 12PM ET—Connecticut is 2-9 with their 31-3 home victory to FCS Sacred Heart. The Huskies sport the 112th ranked offense by averaging 318 yards per game. They have struggled at the quarterback position with accuracy and a lack of pass efficiency. UCONN ranks 112th in the nation in defense by allowing 419 yards per game. Quarterback Ta’Quan Roberson completes 58.4% with 6.1 yards per pass attempt. Massachusetts fell to 3-8 after their 49-25 road defeat to Liberty. The Minutemen rushed for 98 yards on 21 attempts. They allowed 324 yards rushing to the Flames with 225 passing on 22 attempts. Taisun Phommachanh hit 22 of 38 for 239 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions. He averaged 6.3 yards per pass attempt. Both defenses in poor form. Past three games the Minutemen are allowing 442 yards and 42 points per game. The Huskies in this period allowed 35 points and 461 yards. Play UCONN and UMASS over 50.5.
Kentucky vs. Louisville College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Kentucky at Louisville 12PM ET—Kentucky fell to 6-5 with their 17-14 road defeat to South Carolina. The Wildcats rushed for 123 yards on 26 attempts. They held the Gamecocks to under two yards per run with 207 passing yards on 27 attempts. Kentucky had a -3-turnover margin. Devin Leary completed 17 of 34 for 171 yards with a touchdown and interceptions. He averaged 5 yards per pass attempt. Louisville improved to 10-1 with their 38-31 road win at Miami. The Cardinals rushed for 162 yards on 34 carries. They surrendered 159 yards rushing to the Hurricanes with 327 passing yards on 39 attempts. Jack Plummer hit 24 of 37 for 308 yards with three touchdowns and an interception. He averaged 8.3 yards per pass attempt. The Wildcats have a good running game averaging 5.1 yards a carry. Past three games Kentucky holding teams to 23 points and 307 yards per game. Play Kentucky +7.
Houston vs. UCF College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Houston at UCF 12PM ET—Houston fell to 4-7 with their 43-30 home defeat to Oklahoma St. The Cougars rushed for 130 yards on 28 carries. They allowed 153 yards rushing to the Cowboys with 348 yards passing on 43 attempts. Donovan Smith completed 17 of 29 for 235 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions. He averaged 8.1 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 63 yards and a touchdown. UCF dropped to 5-6 with their 24-23 road defeat to Texas Tech. The Knights rushed for 238 yards on 40 carries. They allowed 192 yards rushing to the Red Raiders with 256 passing yards on 35 attempts. John Rys Plumlee hit 16 of 32 for 249 yards with a touchdown and interceptions. He averaged 7.8 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 84 yards. UCF at home is holding opponents to 20 points per game. Houston offense has struggled in Big 12 play. The Cougars have been inefficient in the passing game. The Knights hold teams to 57.1% completion rate. They run at high volume which will run clock. Play Houston and UCF under 60.5.
Texas A&M vs. LSU College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Texas A&M at LSU 12PM ET—Texas A&M improved to 7-4 with their 38-10 home victory to FCS Abilene Christian. The Aggies sit 51st in total offense with the run game generating 5.1 yards a carry. Quarterback Max Johnson is questionable with an injury. Jaylen Henderson completed 16 of 23 for 260 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. He saw extended work the prior week hitting 57.9% with 150 yards and two touchdowns. He averaged 7.9 yards per pass attempt and rushed for two touchdowns. LSU is 8-3 with their 56-14 home victory to Georgia St. The Tigers rushed for 169 yards on 23 carries. They surrendered 148 rushing yards to the Panthers with 217 passing yards on 33 attempts. Jayden Daniels hit 25 of 30 for 413 yards and six touchdowns. He averaged 13.8 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 96 yards with two touchdowns. LSU is 106th in the nation in total defense by allowing 411 yards per game. They are giving up 4.8 yards per rush and big plays in the passing game. The Aggies are sixth in total defense by giving up 286 yards per game. Texas A&M is holding opponents to 3.1 yards pe rush and 57% completions. Their defensive form has been good in conference play. Play Texas A&M +10.5.
Indiana vs. Purdue College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Indiana at Purdue 12PM ET—Indiana fell to 3-8 with their 24-21 home defeat to Michigan St. The Hoosiers rushed for 210 yards on 46 attempts. They held the Spartans to 2.3 yards per run with 245 yards passing on 41 attempts. Brendan Sorsby completed 19 of 34 for 192 yards and two touchdowns. He averaged 5.6 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 59 yards. Purdue drops to 3-8 following their 23-15 road defeat to Northwestern. The Boilermakers rushed for 303 yards on 54 carries. They allowed 2.9 yards per run to the Wildcats with 230 passing on 25 attempts. Purdue had a -3-turnover margin. Hudson Card is questionable as he missed the game. He is completing 58.6% of his passes with 6.4 yards per pass attempt. Bennett Meredith hit 5 of 7 for 36 yards. Ryan Browne saw work and the true freshman hit 12 of 16 for 104 yards and two interceptions. He averaged 6.5 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 85 yards. Purdue quarterback situation the concern. The Boilermakers have struggled with quarterback accuracy and pass efficiency. Indiana has the 104th ranked offense as they run for 3.3 yards a carry with accuracy and efficiency issues in the passing game. Play Indiana and Purdue under 50.
Middle Tennessee St vs. Sam Houston St College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Middle Tennessee St at Sam Houston St 12PM ET—Middle Tennessee St improved to 4-7 with their 34-30 home victory to UTEP. The Blue Raiders rushed for 185 yards on 35 carries. They held the Miners to 2.9 yards per rush with 364 yards passing on 41 attempts. Middle Tennessee St had a +2 turnover margin. Nicholas Vattiato completed 18 of 35 for 242 yards with three touchdowns and an interception. He averaged 6.9 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 92 yards. Sam Houston St moves to 2-9 with their 28-23 road defeat to Western Kentucky. The Bearkats rushed for 86 yards on 31 carries. They limited the Hilltoppers to 2.3 yards per run with 392 yards passing on 41 attempts. Sam Houston St had three turnovers and took five away from the Hilltoppers. Keegan Shoemaker hit 25 of 45 for 271 yards and two interceptions. He averaged 6 yards per pass attempt. Sam Houston St is 119th in total offense averaging 314 yards per game. They rush for 2.9 yards a carry and are inefficient in the passing game. Blue Raiders defensive form good as in their past three games allowing 16.3 points per game. Play Middle Tennessee St and Sam Houston St under 49.
Ohio St vs. Michigan College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023
Ohio St at Michigan 12PM ET—Ohio St is 11-0 after their 37-3 home victory to Minnesota. The Buckeyes rushed for 215 yards on 35 carries. They allowed 70 rushing yards to the Golden Gophers with 89 passing on 19 attempts. Ohio St had a +2-turnover margin. Kyle McCord completed 20 of 30 for 212 yards and two touchdowns. He averaged 7.1 yards per pass attempt. Michigan is 11-0 following their 31-24 road win at Maryland. The Wolverines rushed for 150 yards on 45 carries. They held the Terrapins to fifteen rushing yards with 247 passing on 31 attempts. Michigan had a +2-turnover margin. J.J. McCarthy hit 12 of 23 for 141 yards and an interception. He averaged 6.1 yards per pass attempt. Both defenses elite. The Wolverines did allow 247 passing yards last week to Maryland. McCarthy’s past two performances the concern here. Play Ohio St +3.5.