It’s bowl season. Over 40 games in a two-and-a-half week schedule topped off by the College Football Playoff. Sit back and enjoy these betting trends as you prepare for another fun bowl season.
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Miami Beach Bowl: Tulsa vs. Central Michigan
Points, points, points. Tulsa averages 262 rushing yards and 261 passing yards per game. Central Michigan quarterback Cooper Rush has thrown for 3,300 yards and 23 scores.
Boca Raton Bowl: Western Kentucky vs. Memphis
This game will be exciting to watch. The Hilltoppers are second in the nation in scoring and seventh in total offense. Memphis can score too averaging 460 yards and at least 42 points in three of the last four games.
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl: Wyoming vs. BYU
This is Wyoming’s first bowl game since 2011 and just the team’s fourth since 1993. BYU is favored but the Cougars lost their last three bowl games.
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Colorado State vs. Idaho
This is Idaho’s last game against the big boys, in 2017 the team moves to the FCS. The Vandals get a tough matchpup against a Colorado State team that has averaged 520 yards and 47 points in its last five games.
Popeyes Bahamas Bowl: Old Dominion vs. Eastern Michigan
Look for this game to shootout. Eastern Michigan is averaging nearly 300 passing yards per game while the Monarchs offense totaled 135 points over the last three games of the season.
Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl: No. 25 Navy vs. Louisiana Tech
How do you like to score your points? Navy can pound it on the ground averaging 310.9 yards per game (4th best in the nation). Louisiana Tech can sling it. The Bulldogs average 359.8 passing yards per game (3rd in the nation).
Navy vs. Louisiana Tech
There is a Pro System pick for this game that is 41-16 ATS
Dollar General Bowl: Troy vs. Ohio
This game will be decided on the ground. Troy has a stout front seven while Ohio has rushed for more than 200 yards in five games this season. The team that wins the battle in the trenches will win the game.
Hawaii Bowl: Middle Tennessee vs. Hawaii
The Blue Raiders have averaged 40 points per game and the Rainbow Warriors don’t play defense. Expect fireworks to go along with the idyllic setting in Honolulu.