|2012 Big Ten College Football Week 12 Pick: Minnesota vs. Nebraska|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Saturday, 17 November 2012 11:45|
Minnesota vs. Nebraska Pick
Nebraska is 8-2 on the season and 6-0 at home while Minnesota is 6-4 overall and 2-2 on the road. The Golden Gophers are 5-5 against the spread this year while the Cornhuskers are 5-4-1 ATS. Nebraska has won the last three meetings in this series, dating back to 1989.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Nebraska as the clear favorite to win this game, as the Cornhuskers have odds of -20 points against Minnesota on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 53.5 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 79% are going on Nebraska with odds of -20 points against Minnesota on Saturday. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Minnesota is 10-1 ATS L11 in November and 6-2 ATS L8 following an ATS win. Nebraska is 5-1-1 ATS L7 home games. Last year: Nebraska (-24) over Minnesota, 41-14. Minnesota (6-4, 2-4) will rely heavily on their ground game. Donnell Kirkwood ran for a career-high 152 yards and two touchdowns against Illinois last week in a 17-3 road win. The Gophers are 5-0 when he rushes for at least 80 yards. Nebraska is coming off a 32-23 win over Penn State, but they had to come from behind to win this game. The last time Nebraska (8-2, 5-1) was a double-digit favorite, they beat Wisconsin by three, laying 11 on September. 29. The Huskies will win this one but struggle to cover the 20.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 12 FREE PICK: MINNESOTA +20