2013 Sun Bowl Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, UCLA is a 7-point favorite over Virginia Tech while the over/under total is currently sitting at 47 points. The Hokies enter play with an 8-4 record while the Bruins finished the regular season at 9-3.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Bruins opened as a 7.5-point favorite and at some online and Vegas sports books, that's where the number remains. At other books, the line has been bet down to 7 and at some places, it's as high as 8. The total, meanwhile, opened at 47 and is now sitting at 46, 47 or 47.5, depending on the book.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 77% of College Football public bettors currently favor the Bruins. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BETTING TRENDS: The Hokies are 1-4 against the spread in their last five games overall, 1-4-1 ATS in their last six neutral site games and 7-18 ATS in their last 25 games following a straight up win. The Bruins are also 6-1 against the spread in their last seven non-conference games, 4-1 ATS in their last five games on turf and 6-2 ATS in their last eight games following a straight up win.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWL GAME FREE PICK: UCLA BRUINS -7