Penn State vs. Nebraska Pick
Nebraska is 7-2 on the season and 5-0 at home while Penn State is 6-3 overall and 3-1 on the road. The Nittany Lions are 7-2 against the spread this year while the Cornhuskers are 5-4 ATS. Nebraska has won the last two meetings in this series.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Nebraska favored at home in this game, as the Cornhuskers are getting odds of -7.5 points against Penn State. The over/under total for Saturday has been set at 53.5 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Nebraska favored by 8.5 points. The spread hasn’t gotten higher than that. It hit a low of 6.5 points during the week before closing at Nebraska -7.5.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, both teams are getting 50% of the wagers with the odds for the game set at Nebraska -7.5 points. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Penn State is 4-0 ATS L4 road games and 7-1 ATS L8 overall. Last year: Nebraska (-3) over PENN STATE, 17-14. The Nittany Lions (6-3, 4-1) are having a great season considering all the controversy surround the Jerry Sandusky scandal and the fact that they are ineligible for postseason play. They take on a Nebraska team that came back to defeat Michigan State, 28-24 on Taylor Martinez’s 5-yard TD pass to Jamal Turner. QB Matt McGloin has averaged 304.8 yards per game this year. They are running an up-tempo offense, which has allowed McGloin to complete 62.1 percent of his passes for 18 TDs and just three picks. PSU needs to get off to a good start as they’ve outscored opponents 137-33 in the first half this season.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 11 FREE PICK: PENN STATE +7.5