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NCAA Football Picks: LSU vs Auburn Cat Fight

Three of the biggest games on the college football betting menu for Saturday as covered here with an expert pick. We have two point spread winners and one OVER UNDER prediction, featuring two SEC battles (LSU vs Auburn and Alabama vs Mississippi State) and the marquee game from the Big Ten (Ohio State at Penn State).

Check out the odds and matchup reports for every NCAA game this weekend.

LSU Tigers at Auburn Tigers (+2.5/65) – Matchup Report

The battle between the Tigers takes place at Auburn this weekend and we’re liking the Tigers obviously. I guess you’ll need a little more info than that. Auburn has been a strong bet at home with a 9-1 record straight up and an 8-2 record against the spread in their last 10.

In the last 11 matchups between the Tigers the home team is 8-3 ATS. That includes Auburn going 4-1 ATS in their last five at home to LSU. We’ll take Auburn with the upset at +2.5.

Ohio State Buckeyes at Penn State Nittany Lions (+12/64)

There are some conflicting trends in this matchup to try and dissect. The Nittany Lions are 1-4 ATS in their last five games against Big Ten opponents, and at home they’ve dropped five straight games ATS. However, against the Buckeyes they’ve won ATS in four straight and five of their last six.

On the road against Penn State the Buckeyes are 0-3 ATS in their last three games, and 3-7 ATS in their last 10. We expect the Buckeyes to win this game, but the Nittany Lions should keep it close enough to win ATS at +12. Take Penn State +12. Matchup Report

Mississippi State Bulldogs at Alabama Crimson Tide (-31/63.5) – Matchup Report

If the Alabama defense shows up in this game, it looks like an easy Under on the posted total. In their last three games the Bulldogs have score 14, 2 and 14 points. Not surprisingly all three of those games went Under the total. Mississippi State is also 9-3 Under in their last 12 road games, and a crazy 17-5 Under in their last 22 conference games.

In the last 13 matchups between the Crimson Tide and the Bulldogs the Under is 10-3. Take the Under on the 63.5 total.

Upcoming Games

Aug 28th, 1:00 PM

Nebraska -9.5 -110

Illinois +9.5 -110

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Aug 28th, 3:30 PM

Hawaii

UCLA

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Aug 28th, 3:33 PM

UCONN

Fresno State

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Aug 28th, 3:33 PM

UTEP

New Mexico State

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Aug 28th, 10:00 PM

Southern Utah

San Jose State (24)

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Sep 1st, 7:30 PM

UAB

Jacksonville State

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Sep 2nd, 3:33 PM

Weber State

Utah

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Sep 2nd, 3:33 PM

Houston Baptist

New Mexico

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Sep 2nd, 6:30 PM

Temple

Rutgers

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Sep 2nd, 7:00 PM

LIU

Florida International (FIU)

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Sep 2nd, 7:00 PM

Western Illinois

Ball State (23)

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Sep 2nd, 7:00 PM

The Citadel

Coastal Carolina (14)

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Sep 2nd, 7:00 PM

Wagner

Buffalo (25)

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Sep 2nd, 7:00 PM

Boise State

UCF

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Sep 2nd, 7:30 PM

USF

NC State

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Sep 2nd, 7:30 PM

UC Davis

Tulsa

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Sep 2nd, 7:30 PM

East Carolina

Appalachian State

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Sep 2nd, 8:00 PM

Ohio State (2)

Minnesota

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Sep 2nd, 8:00 PM

Bowling Green

Tennessee

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Sep 2nd, 8:00 PM

Tennessee-Martin

WKU

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Sep 2nd, 10:00 PM

Eastern Washington

UNLV

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Sep 2nd, 10:30 PM

Southern Utah

Arizona State

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Sep 3rd, 6:00 PM

North Carolina (18) -6 -110

Virginia Tech +6 -110

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Sep 3rd, 7:00 PM

St. Francis-PA

Eastern Michigan

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Sep 3rd, 7:00 PM

Old Dominion

Wake Forest

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Sep 3rd, 7:00 PM

Duke

Charlotte

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Sep 3rd, 8:00 PM

South Dakota

Kansas

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Sep 3rd, 9:00 PM

Northern Colorado

Colorado

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Sep 3rd, 9:00 PM

Michigan State +7.5 -110

Northwestern (10) -7.5 -110

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Sep 3rd, 9:00 PM

South Dakota State

Colorado State

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Colgate

Boston College

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Louisiana-Monroe

Kentucky

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Army

Georgia State

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Stanford

Kansas State

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Holy Cross

UCONN

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Oklahoma (6)

Tulane

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Western Michigan +17 -110

Michigan -17 -110

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Penn State +4.5 -110

Wisconsin -4.5 -110

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Sep 4th, 12:00 PM

Fordham

Nebraska

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Sep 4th, 2:00 PM

Fresno State

Oregon

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Sep 4th, 2:00 PM

Rice

Arkansas

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Sep 4th, 2:00 PM

Lafayette

Air Force

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Sep 4th, 3:30 PM

Northern Iowa

Iowa State (9)

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Sep 4th, 3:30 PM

Alabama (1) -19 -110

Miami-FL (22) +19 -110

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Miami-OH

Cincinnati (8)

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Sep 4th, 3:30 PM

Marshall

Navy

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Sep 4th, 3:30 PM

Indiana (12) +6.5 -110

Iowa (16) -6.5 -110

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Sep 4th, 3:30 PM

West Virginia

Maryland

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Sep 4th, 3:33 PM

Portland State

Hawaii

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Sep 4th, 3:33 PM

Montana State

Wyoming

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Sep 4th, 4:00 PM

Central Michigan

Missouri

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Sep 4th, 4:00 PM

LA Tech

Mississippi State

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Sep 4th, 4:00 PM

Massachusetts

Pittsburgh

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Sep 4th, 4:30 PM

Louisiana-Lafayette (15)

Texas (19)

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Sep 4th, 5:00 PM

San Jose State (24)

USC (21)

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Sep 4th, 6:00 PM

Campbell

Liberty (17)

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Sep 4th, 6:00 PM

Gardner-Webb

Georgia Southern

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Eastern Illinois

South Carolina

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Akron

Auburn

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Southern University

Troy

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Missouri State

Oklahoma State (20)

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Monmouth-New Jersey

Middle Tennessee

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Baylor

Texas State

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Syracuse

Ohio

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Central Arkansas

Arkansas State

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Norfolk State

Toledo

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Texas Tech

Houston

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Nicholls State

Memphis

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Abilene Christian

SMU

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Sep 4th, 7:00 PM

Oregon State +6 -110

Purdue -6 -110

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Sep 4th, 7:30 PM

Georgia (7) +3.5 -110

Clemson (3) -3.5 -110

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Florida Atlantic

Florida (13)

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Sep 4th, 7:30 PM

NIU

Georgia Tech

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Sep 4th, 7:30 PM

Northwestern State

North Texas

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Sep 4th, 7:30 PM

William & Mary

Virginia

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Sep 4th, 7:30 PM

UTSA +7.5 -110

Illinois -7.5 -110

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Sep 4th, 8:00 PM

Montana

Washington

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Sep 4th, 8:00 PM

East Tennessee State

Vanderbilt

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Kent State

Texas A&M (4)

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Southern Miss

South Alabama

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Duquesne

TCU

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Sep 4th, 8:30 PM

LSU -4 -110

UCLA +4 -110

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Sep 4th, 9:00 PM

Bethune-Cookman

UTEP

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Sep 4th, 10:30 PM

Nevada

California

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Sep 4th, 10:30 PM

BYU (11)

Arizona

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Sep 4th, 10:30 PM

New Mexico State

San Diego State

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Utah State

Washington State

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