Connecticut vs. Syracuse Pick

connecticut-pasqualoni01-360

SYRACUSE, NY (ATS Consultants)Syracuse hosts Connecticut on Friday night at 8PM ET on ESPN, live from the Carrier Dome.

View Current College Football Odds

Syracuse is 2-4 on the season and 2-2 at home while Connecticut is 3-4 overall and 1-2 on the road. The Huskies are 2-4-1 against the spread this year while the Orange are 1-4-1 ATS. Connecticut has won five straight against Syracuse.

Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Syracuse is a slight home favorite in this game, as the Orange are getting odds of -4 at home against Connecticut. The over/under total has been set 43.5 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Syracuse favored by 4 points as well. The spread reached a low of 3.5 points during the week and a high of 5 points before closing at Syracuse -4.

Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 58% of the wagers are going on Syracuse with odds of -4 points against Connecticut on Friday. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Connecticut is 5-0 ATS L5 in series. Syracuse is 1-5 ATS after playing Rutgers. Last year: CONNECTICUT (-1) over Syracuse, 28-21. This is going to be a thriller. At least a low-scoring one. The Huskies fell to Temple last week, 17-14 and scored all their point in the first quarter. Syracuse is coming off a 23-15 to Rutgers in New Jersey. While UConn struggles to score (19ppg), they hang in most games because of their defense. The Huskies’ defense ranks sixth nationally in total yards allowed (261ypg) and they rank 10th nationally in tackles for loss with 52. Linebacker Yawin Smallwood (75tckls, 11 TLF, 4 sacks) will be in the Syracuse backfield all night.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 8 FREE PICK: CONNECTICUT +4

Bet on College Football Week 8 Odds

ATSSportsline.com has been providing winning sports picks since 1992. Want more from ATS Consultants? Click Free Picks to get daily winners delivered directly to your inbox with no obligation!

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail UNC vs. Florida State Pick Will No. 12 Florida State have any issues holding off North Carolina when the two meet up on Saturday at 3:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Miami vs. Georgia Tech Pick Can Georgia Tech find a way to slow down No. 14 Miami when these two meet up on Saturday at Noon ET?
Thumbnail Minnesota vs. Penn State Pick Can Minnesota go on the road and stay unbeaten when it takes on Penn State this Saturday at 3:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Baylor vs. Iowa State Pick Will Saturday's Big 12 matchup between Baylor and Iowa State at 12:00PM ET turn into a shootout?
Thumbnail Northwestern vs. Iowa Pick When Big Ten foes Iowa and Northwestern meet up on Saturday at Noon ET, will it be a defensive battle?
More inNCAAF Articles  
Advertisement

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Team Pages