Tuesday, October 16
Louisiana-Lafayette (-4.5) by 5.99 over NORTH TEXAS - The Ragin' Cajuns have won 5 straight over the Mean Green and 6 of the last 7.
North Texas won 30-23. The computer lost SU, lost ATS.
Thursday, October 18
Oregon (-12) by 12.09 over ARIZONA STATE - The Ducks have won 7 straight in the series with 5 wins by 13 points or more. The other two games produced 11- and 12-point wins.
Oregon won 43-21. The computer won SU, won ATS.
Saturday, October 20
Bowling Green (-16) by 21.65 over UMASS - The computer line has ticked slightly upward since the preseason making the Falcons a solid numbers favorite at 21 points.
Bowling Green won 24-0. The computer won SU, won ATS.
Rutgers (-3.5) by 5.23 over TEMPLE - Rutgers' computer margin has increased by 1.9 points since the preseason and has taken the last two meetings with the Owls to open an 18-16 all-time advantage in the series.
Rutgers won 35-10. The computer won SU, won ATS
LOUISVILLE (-9) by 10.90 over Usf - The computer is 5-0 ATS with the undefeated Cardinals who return home after three straight road games.
Louisville won 27-25. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
BOISE STATE (-28.5) by 28.86 over Unlv - The Rebels have been strong at home but awful on the road with losses at Utah State and Louisiana Tech by 22 and 27 points, respectively. The computer is 5-1 ATS with UNLV though just 3-3 with BSU.
Boise State won 32-7. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
KENT STATE (-3) by 4.18 over Western Michigan - The computer line has increased by nearly 4 points in favor of the Golden Flashes since the preseason. Kent State has lived up to the computer's projection of a 5-1 record at this point while Western Michigan's 3-4 mark is 3 wins off the computer's 6-1 forecast.
Kent State won 41-24. The computer won SU, won ATS.
WESTERN KENTUCKY (-2) by 8.32 over Louisiana-Monroe - WKU has only lost 2 of its last 14 games and those came at Alabama this year and LSU last season. Both teams own an overtime victory over an SEC team this season with Western Kentucky winning at Kentucky and UL-M beating Arkansas in Little Rock. The computer is 5-0 ATS with the Hilltoppers.
Louisiana-Monroe won 43-42 in OT. The computer lost SU, lost ATS.
Florida State (-17.5) by 18.61 over MIAMI, FLA. - It seems like a huge spread for a rivalry game, but the computer line has actually risen 4.47 points since the preseason.
Florida State won 33-20. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
LOUISIANA TECH (-30) by 36.22 over Idaho - Louisiana Tech as the nation's 123rd-ranked defense but Idaho ranks 111 on offense and 104 on defense. The Bulldogs may score 50 in the first half.
Louisiana Tech won 70-28. The computer won SU, won ATS.