College Football Free Picks 10-29-16

College Football FREE PICKS for Week 9 of the season. If you are looking for picks on every game then go to one of those fake (click bait) sites. We give only a few picks because we have to make money on our picks. GL and at the bottom you will find our “get even game”. The Hawaii game pick is the last one of the day and your last chance to get even with the sports book if you are down for the day. GL

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West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys

When: 12:00 PM ET, Saturday, October 29, 2016
Where: Boone Pickens Stadium, Stillwater, Oklahoma
TV: Noon ET, FOX. LINE: West Virginia -4

West Virginia Preview (6-0, 3-0 Big 12):

The Mountaineers are off to their first 6-0 start since 2006 and have three of the league’s four worst teams – Kansas, Texas and Iowa State – still on the schedule. Quarterback Skyler Howard threw four touchdowns passes against TCU and has completed 66.5 percent of his passes this season for 1,821 yards and 12 scores. Running back Rushel Shell (465 yards, five touchdowns) seeks his third straight 100-yard rushing game, while Justin Crawford (371, three) is expected to play despite an ankle injury.
Team record: 6-0 SU,3-3 ATS
Current Streak: won 6 straight games.
West Virginia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of West Virginia’s last 25 games
West Virginia is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games on the road

Oklahoma State (5-2, 3-1):

The Cowboys’ offense averages 41.1 points per game, good for 14th-best in the nation, on the strength of quarterback Mason Rudolph and a receiving corps that has 10 players averaging 10-plus yards per catch. Rudolph has completed 62.1 percent of his passes for 2,256 yards and 14 touchdowns against only two interceptions. Freshman running back Justice Hill (565 rushing yards, four touchdowns) averages 119 yards in conference play and his next 100-yard game would be a program record fourth for first-year players.
Team record: 5-2 SU,4-3 ATS
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
Oklahoma State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oklahoma State’s last 5 games
Oklahoma State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

West Virginia vs Oklahoma State Pick:
Oklahoma State +3.5

UCF Knights vs. Houston Cougars

When: 12:00 PM ET, Saturday, October 29, 2016
Where: TDECU Stadium, Houston, Texas
TV: Noon ET, ESPNU. LINE: Houston -9.

UCF Preview (4-3, 2-1):

Freshman McKenzie Milton (960 passing yards, eight touchdowns, two interceptions) improved to 2-2 as the Knights’ starter after throwing a career-high 317 yards and three touchdowns at Connecticut. Senior Dontravious Wilson has rushed for 371 yards and seven touchdowns, while Milton has plenty of options in the passing game. Tre’Quan Smith leads the team with 23 catches for 360 yards and three scores, tight end Jordan Akins (15 catches, 278 yards, two TDs) is a steady target and freshman Dredrick Snelson (eight catches, 107 yards, TD) is emerging as a threat.
Team record: 4-3 SU,5-2 ATS
Central Florida is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Central Florida is 4-16 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Central Florida’s last 9 games

Houston Preview (6-2, 3-2):

Greg Ward Jr. has thrown for 2,179 yards, 13 touchdowns and five interceptions, and he ranks fourth nationally with 370.9 yards per game, but the Houston offense has eight turnovers in its past three games. Running back Duke Catalon (279 rushing yards, TD) had 120 total yards versus the Mustangs after missing three games with a concussion. The Cougars are still ranked 13th nationally in total defense (312.1 yards) despite giving up 115 points and 1,247 yards in the past three weeks.
Team record: 6-2 SU,4-4 ATS
Houston is 20-3 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston’s last 5 games
Houston is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home

UCF vs Houston Pick
Taking UCF +9.5

Miami-FL Hurricanes vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish

When: 3:30 PM ET, Saturday, October 29, 2016
Where: Notre Dame Stadium, South Bend, Indiana
TV: 3:30 p.m., NBC. Line: Miami -2.5

Miami Preview (4-3):

Brad Kaaya (1,696 yards, 61.7 percent completion rate, 12 touchdown passes) threw for 323 yards in Miami’s 37-16 loss to Virginia Tech but was sacked eight times due to a combination of poor protection and holding the ball too long. Running backs Mark Walton (618 yards, 5.4 per carry) and Joe Yearby (493, 6.8) have been less productive during the losing streak, one of several reasons the offense has been unable to sustain drives – Miami is 120th in FBS in time of possession (25 minutes per game). The Hurricanes, ranked No. 1 in tackles for losses (10.1 per game), faced the Hokies without four key defensive starters last week, including standout linemen Chad Thomas and Demetrius Jackson and cornerback Sheldrick Redwine, but Richt said he expects some of the missing to return Saturday.
Team record: 4-3 SU,4-3 ATS
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami-FL’s last 7 games on the road

Notre Dame (2-5):

Behind dual-threat quarterback DeShone Kizer (285 yards rushing, 1,775 passing), whose running ability matches the previous three signal-callers who burned Miami, the Irish averaged 40.4 points in starting 2-3 but totaled only 13 in losses to North Carolina State and Stanford. Kizer, benched briefly against the Cardinal after throwing two interceptions – including a pick-six, has a big-play receiver in Equanimeous St. Brown (31 receptions, 19.7 yards per catch) while Josh Adams (416 yards, 4.7 yards per carry) leads the running attack. The defense, keyed by linebackers Nyles Morgan and James Onwualu (five tackles for losses), has made strides since coordinator Brian VanGorder was fired – especially in keeping Stanford out of the red zone until the fourth quarter and forcing a season-high three turnovers.
Team record: 2-5 SU,2-5 ATS
Notre Dame is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Notre Dame is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Notre Dame’s last 9 games

Miami vs Notre Dame Pick:
Notre Dame money line (+105)

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Wisconsin Badgers

When: 7:00 PM ET, Saturday, October 29, 2016
Where: Camp Randall Stadium, Madison, Wisconsin
TV: 7 p.m. ET, ESPN. LINE: Wisconsin -8.5.

Nebraska Preview (7-0, 4-0 Big Ten):

Armstrong, who can move into sole possession of third place in school history for career wins by a quarterback this weekend (tied with three others at 29), needs 11 yards to become the 11th player in conference history to reach 10,000 yards of total offense, and he’s also 245 yards away from breaking the school’s career total offense record. Jordan Westerkamp (back) will return from a two-game absence and tie Nebraska legend Johnny Rodgers (143) for third place in school annals with his next catch. Leading rusher Terrell Newby is 129 yards shy of becoming the 29th Cornhusker to run for 2,000 career yards and has amassed 235 of his 324 rushing yards over the last three contests in the fourth quarter.
Team record: 7-0 SU,4-2-1 ATS
Current Streak: won 7 straight games.
Nebraska is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Nebraska’s last 5 games
Nebraska is 13-3 ATS in its last 16 games on the road

Wisconsin Preview (5-2, 2-2):

The Badgers will be without linebacker Jack Cichy (team-high 60 tackles) after he suffered a torn pectoral muscle against Iowa, making him the latest injury casualty to a unit that already lost inside linebacker Chris Orr for the season. They will also be without nose tackle Olive Sagapolu and possibly even cornerbacks Derrick Tindal and Natrell Jamerson. Corey Clement is the Big Ten’s second-leading rusher (102.8 yards) and has compiled 298 yards on 60 carries over the last two games. Senior quarterback Bart Houston, who lost his job to freshman Alex Hornibrook in mid-September, saw his first action in four games versus the Hawkeyes, throwing for Wisconsin’s only passing touchdown on the team’s first possession.
Team record: 5-2 SU,6-1 ATS
Wisconsin is 8-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Wisconsin is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wisconsin’s last 5 games

Nebraska vs Wisconsin Pick:
Nebraska +9.5 points

Auburn Tigers vs. Ole Miss Rebels

When: 7:15 PM ET, Saturday, October 29, 2016
Where: Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, Oxford, Mississippi
TV: 7:15 p.m. ET, SEC Network. LINE: Auburn –4

Auburn Preview (5-2, 3-1 SEC):

Sophomore running back Kerryon Johnson (ankle) could return to the lineup to add another major threat to a rushing attack that ranks third in the nation at 302.9 yards per contest. Sophomore Kamryn Pettway has recorded 361 of his 697 rushing yards and five of his six touchdowns on the ground the past two games for the Tigers. Sophomore quarterback Sean White has been very efficient, completing 68.5 percent of his passes with seven TD strikes and two interceptions while senior Tony Stevens has a team-high 24 receptions.
Team record: 5-2 SU,6-1 ATS
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Auburn is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games
Auburn is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Auburn’s last 13 games

Ole Miss Preview (3-4, 1-3):

Kelly threw for 381 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the 27-19 victory over Auburn last year and is completing 62.2 percent of his passes this season with 15 TDs and seven interceptions. Kelly has plenty of weapons but his main target is senior Evan Engram, who leads all tight ends in the nation in receiving yards with 605 on 40 receptions with five scores. Senior Akeem Judd leads the ground attack with 382 yards and four TDs, although he has reached 100 in a game just once this season and Kelly is second on the team in rushing (269).
Team record: 3-4 SU,3-4 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Mississippi’s last 17 games
Mississippi is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Mississippi is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games at home

Auburn Tigers vs Ole Miss Rebels Pick:
Mississippi +4.5 points

New Mexico Lobos vs. Hawaii Warriors

When: 11:59 PM ET, Saturday, October 29, 2016
Where: Hawaiian Tel Federal Credit Union Field at Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii

New Mexico Preview (4-3)

New Mexico was a 59-17 winner in their most recent outing at home against Warhawks. They covered the -15.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (76) made winners of OVER bettors. The week before they beat Air Force 45-40. The Lobos have been a good scoring team this year averaging 38 points a game which ranks 18th in the country. Where New Mexico excels is in running the ball. They are the topped ranked team in FBS averaging 365 yards rushing yards per game. No reason to think they will do less than that against Hawaii. Where New Mexico has problems is on the defensive side of the ball. You would think a team that dominates the run like they do would have such a ball control advantage that the other team would not be able to score. In fact, New Mexico ranks 106th in defensive points allowed averaging 36 per game.

New Mexico:
Team record: 4-3 SU,3-4 ATS
New Mexico is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Mexico’s last 5 games
New Mexico is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
New Mexico is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Mexico’s last 5 games
New Mexico is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road

Hawaii Preview (4-4)

The Warriors offense has been decent, scoring 29 points a game which ranks 54th in the country. However, the Hawaii defense has been pathetic. They give up an average of 38 points per game which ranks 114th in FBS. No, that defense will not be able to slow down the New Mexico running game. What Hawaii has going for it is that they will be playing and equally bad defense. Should be a wild game in Honolulu…by the way I used to live there and if you ever get a chance to go..go!. Go find a place away from the tourist and get a plate lunch. Go to the beach and drink a few Heinekens. Learn how to speak pigeon. And, if your as white as me get the SPF 25 on.

Team record: 4-4 SU,5-2 ATS
Hawaii is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Hawaii is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Hawaii is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games
Hawaii is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games at home

New Mexico vs Hawaii Pick:
Taking the over (65.5) in a wild one