Free Week 9 Prediction: Spartans vs Cougars Odds
Looking for San Jose State Spartans vs. BYU Cougars free picks? Week 9 betting sees the Spartans taking on the Cougars Saturday October 28th at LaVell Edwards Stadium, Provo, Utah. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks all NCAA football season long so stay tuned for more FREE college football predictions like this San Jose State BYU free pick.
College Football Handicapping: Week 9
(1-7) San Jose State Spartans vs. BYU Cougars (1-7)
Date: Saturday, October 28th
Time: 3:00 pm EST
Venue: LaVell Edwards Stadium, Provo, Utah
NCAA Football Spread: BYU -13
NCAA Betting Total: 48
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The San Jose Spartans hit the road to take on the BYU Cougars for a Saturday afternoon contest. The matchup features two teams in desperate for a win.
San Jose State has lost six straight games and BYU has lost seven straight.
San Jose State Spartans
The San Jose Spartans are coming off a bye week. On Oct. 14, the San Jose State Spartans lost 37-26 to the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors. San Jose State fell apart after scoring the first 10 points of the contest.
The Spartans had trouble containing Diocemy Saint Juste who had 202 rushing yards and two touchdowns. Montel Aaron led the Spartans with 322 passing yards and two touchdowns. Tyler Nevens wound up with 84 rushing yards on 22 carries.
San Jose State out-gained Hawaii 504-451 in total yards. The Rainbow Warriors controlled the time of possession as they had the ball for 34 minutes due to Saint Juste’s game. Rahsead Johnson had 93 receiving yards and two touchdowns.
The Spartans are averaging only 18.7 points while allowing 41.4 points. Montel Aaron will look to lead the Spartans. The signal-caller has 730 passing yards and six touchdowns in five games
The BYU Cougars lost 33-17 to the East Carolina Pirates on Saturday. East Carolina outscored BYU 23-7 in the second half to take control. Tanner Mangum was solid with 319 passing yards and two touchdowns.
Ula Tolutau wound up with 62 rushing yards on 15 carries. KJ Hall went for 46 yards on nine carries. BYU out-gained East Carolina 421-413 in total yards.
Penalties destroyed the Cougars. BYU had eight penalties for 69 yards while the Pirates only had two for 15 yards. Aleva Hifo had a huge game with 148 yards on nine receptions. It’s the first time the Cougars have lost seven straight since 1968
BYU has been one of the worst offensive teams in the nation as they are averaging 13.9 points. Tanner Mangum leads the Cougars offense with 1,094 passing yards. The problem is that Magnum has five touchdowns and eight interceptions.
NCAA Football Handicapping Trends
- Spartans are 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
- Spartans are 2-10-1 ATS in their last 13 games after accumulating more than 280 yards passing in their previous game.
- Spartans are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games vs. a team with a losing home record.
- Cougars are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games after allowing more than 280 yards passing in their previous game.
- Cougars are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
Free Week 9 NCAA Football Pick
Both teams are struggling to get anything going this season as they both hold a one game victory under their belt.
4* Free NCAA Betting Pick: BYU -13
It will be a one sided game as the Cougars thanks to the home crowd gets the job done.
Week 9 Free Score Prediction: San Jose State 10 – BYU 30
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