College football betting preview: Auburn Tigers

Auburn Tigers Head coach: Gus Malzahn (seventh year) Last year’s record: 8-5 (3-5 SEC), Music City Bowl win against Purdue, 63-14 Final AP ranking: Unranked Recruiting Ranking: No. 11 (2 5-stars, 12 4-stars, 7 3-stars) First game: Aug. 31 against Oregon (Futures available on BetAmerica) O/U win total: 8 Gus Malzahn is under pressure to improve on a 3-5 SEC record as part of last year’s 8-5 season. It’s a tall order, with the Tigers set to face Texas A&M, [...]

NCAAB Tournament Game Preview: #5 Auburn vs. #1 Virginia

Auburn Tigers (30-9) vs. Virginia Cavaliers (33-3) Game time: Saturday, April 6, 6:09 p.m. ET Location: U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota Where to watch: CBS Spread: Virginia -5.5 Game Analysis The lone No. 1 seed left in the NCAA tournament is headed to its first Final Four since 1984. The Virginia Cavaliers will face No. 5 Auburn in the first national semifinal game on Saturday in Minneapolis. After a rough start against No. 16 Gardner-Webb in the opening round, plus [...]

NCAAB Tournament: Who’s Playing and Where to Watch for March 21, 2019

How to Watch Thursday’s Round 1, Day 1 Matches Key match-ups for the NCAA College Basketball tournament today include several power five conferences across the annual television networks of CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV. High seeded teams to watch include the #2 Michigan State Spartans vs. #15 Bradley Braves, #2 Kentucky Wildcats vs. Abilene Christian Wildcats, #2 Michigan Wolverines vs. Montana Grizzlies and #1 Gonzaga Bulldogs. NCAA Tournament Highlight: The Florida Gators vs. Nevada Wolf Pack Florida owns a far [...]

NCAAF College Football Rankings Week 13 Update

There are no changes at the top of the College Football Rankings heading into Thanksgiving and Week 13. The top-8 teams all won in Week 12, but No. 9 West Virginia couldn’t hold a ten-point fourth quarter lead, and un-ranked Oklahoma State rallied for a late touchdown to win 45-41 and knock the Mountaineers out of the CFP playoff chase. Also, No. 10 Ohio Stare barely stayed alive with a 52-51 overtime win over Maryland when the Terrapins scored a touchdown [...]

Chik-fil-A Kickoff Game Preview – Saturday, Sept 1

The marquee match-up of the first full weekend of college football betting kicks off Saturday, and the contest could have a major impact on the College Football Playoff. Washington and Auburn meet for the first time ever in the Chik-fil-A kickoff on Saturday, Sept. 1. Washington made the college football 4-team playoff in 2016, but the Huskies lost in the Peach Bowl semifinals to Alabama. The Huskies were strong again last season starting the season 6-0 SU before suffering a stunning [...]

Scully Scouts Four Teams to Fade in College Football Week 1

By James Scully Handicapper James Scully brings you four, high-profile teams worth fading in College Football Week 1. Let's get you started with some strong picks out of the gate as we ramp up for a big season! *ATS (Against the Spread) | SU (Straight Up) *PK indicates a pick 'em, or no spread Fade AUBURN -1.5 vs. Washington +1.5 : Tigers 2-6 ATS in last eight openers and teams in different roles here. Auburn must replace 4 starting offensive lineman and [...]

Hawaii Posts First Major College Football Week 1 Upset

by Fairway Jay It may not have been the true opening weekend of the college football season, but the games still count and the first major upset is in the books. The unofficial college football week 1 openers kicked off over the weekend and a pair of upsets by Mountain West Conference teams left favorite bettors wondering what happened. Wyoming won at New Mexico State 29-7 as a 5-point puppy while Hawaii (+17) rammed Colorado State 43-34 on the road [...]

NCAAF – Scott Frost Era Dawns Over Nebraska

by DS Williamson The Nebraska Cornhuskers got the prize coach from last season. Scott Frost, a former star quarterback with Nebraska, coached the Central Florida Knights to an undefeated regular season and an upset victory over the Auburn Tigers in the Peach Bowl. Auburn was the third best team from the loaded SEC last season. It’s apparent that Frost knows what he’s doing. But, knowing what you’re doing doesn’t always translate to victories in college football. There’s still factors like player [...]