Saturday, September 24
ARIZONA STATE (-1.5) by 3.13 over Usc - The Trojans hit the road for the first time this season to face a hungry Arizona State team that will be anxious to rebound from a 17-14 road loss to Illinois last week - a loss that was predicted by the computer.
Arizona State won 43-22. The computer won SU, won ATS.
UTAH STATE (-7) by 12.74 over Colorado State - As we saw in its 4-point loss at Auburn, Utah State is a good WAC team and the computer is a combined 3-0 ATS with both teams.
Colorado State won 35-34 in double-overtime. The computer lost SU, lost ATS.
Georgia (-6.5) by 7.50 over MISSISSIPPI - The Rebels simply don't have enough offense (ranked #115 of 120 FBS schools) to keep pace with the Bulldogs. Georgia owns the series 30-12-1 and has won the last 8 in-a-row.
Georgia won 27-13. The computer won SU, won ATS.
GEORGIA TECH (-4.5) by 5.33 over North Carolina - The Yellow Jackets were just a 0.12-point computer favorite in the preseason and have ballooned to a 5.33-point projected winner. Georgia Tech has won 5 of the last 6 meetings and hasn't lost to the Tar Heels at home since 1997 when UNC went 11-1.
Georgia Tech won 35-28. The computer won SU, won ATS.
Smu (-21.5) by 31.40 over MEMPHIS - The computer is a combined 5-0 SU and 4-0 ATS with these schools when they face FBS teams. The Tigers are currently an underdog by more than 17 points in every remaining game on their schedule. Memphis was outscored by Mississippi State and Arkansas State by a combined 106-17 in their two games vs. FBS teams.
SMU won 42-0. The computer won SU, won ATS.
TROY (-9) by 14.22 over Middle Tennessee - The Trojans have won each of the last 4 meetings by at least 14 points, and 3 of the last 4 home meetings by at least 20.
Troy won 38-35. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
Notre Dame (-3.5) by 6.48 over PITTSBURGH - The computer has been right on every Pitt game, thus far, and it likes the Irish by almost twice as many points now in this game than it did in the preseason.
Notre Dame won 15-12. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
OREGON STATE (-1.5) by 2.63 over Ucla - By Saturday, the Beavers will have had two weeks to fix their problems after opening the season with consecutive losses to Sacramento State (29-28) and Wisconsin (35-0). The computer is 3-0 SU and ATS with the Bruins, and it's 1-0 SU and ATS with Oregon State when it plays FBS schools.
UCLA won 27-19. The computer lost SU, lost ATS.