Welcome to Best Bets: Week 8. Here, we gamble with no money, and attempt to tell you how you should gamble with yours. Should be a fun week of college football.
Here’s how the guys fared last week, and so far this season:
Week 7 Record: 3-3 vs Spread, 4-2 vs Total, 1-0 vs Upset Pick
Season Record: 15-14-3 vs Spread, 20-12 vs Total, 2-3 vs Upset Pick
Week 7 Record: 3-3 vs Spread, 5-1 vs Total, 0-1 vs Upset Pick
Season Record: 17-12-3 vs Spread, 17-15 vs Total, 1-4 vs Upset Pick
Week 7 Record: N/A vs Spread, N/A vs Total, N/A vs Upset Pick
Season Record: 14-9-3 vs Spread, 16-10 vs Total, 2-2 vs Upset Pick
Week 7 Record: 3-3 vs Spread, 4-2 vs Total, 0-1 vs Upset Pick
Season Record: 16-13-3 vs Spread, 16-16 vs Total, 1-4 vs Upset Pick
Hey, we’re consistently average if nothing else. On to week 8!
(10)Oklahoma State (-7) at Texas (64.5)
Joel: The Cowboys cover -7, I’ll take the over as well.
Cullen: I’ll take the Pokes to cover and also the under.
Cory: OSU and under
(9)Oklahoma (-14.5) at Kansas State (54)
Joel: OU should cover easily here, K State can’t do much on offense with the backup they have in. I’ll take the under as well.
Cullen: I’ll take OU and the over.
Cory: OU and under.
Iowa State (+7) at Texas Tech (68.5)
Joel: I’ll take the Red Raiders -7 at home, and the over.
Cullen: I’ll take Tech and the over.
Will: ISU and the over.
Cory: ISU and under.
Kansas (+38.5) at TCU (58.5)
Joel: I won’t fade the KU line, this is going to be a bloodbath. TCU and the under.
Cullen: Kansas and the over. That’s a huge line to cover for TCU.
Will: TCU and the under.
Cory: TCU and under.
(23) West Virginia (-9.5) at Baylor (67.5)
Cullen: I’ll take West Virginia and the under. I wouldn’t count Baylor out of this one though.
Will: West Virginia/over
Cory: West Virginia and under
(19) Michigan (+9.5) at Penn State (45)
Joel: Penn State and the under.
Cullen: Penn St and the under.
Will: Michigan and the under
Cory: Penn State and under
(11) USC (+3.5) at (13) Notre Dame (65.5)
Joel: Notre Dame and the over.
Cullen: Notre Dame and the under.
Will: USC and the under
Cory: Notre Dame and under
Upset Pick of the Day
Joel: Tulane +11.5 at home against South Florida, and the over.
Cullen: I like Northwestern to upset Iowa (-1.5) this week.
Will: Cal at Home (+3) over Arizona and the under
Cory: As a 17-point underdog, Syracuse travels to Miami and knocks off their second top-10 opponent in as many weeks.