Oregon State vs. Utah Free Pick
Will Utah bounce back from its first loss of the season when it hosts Oregon State at 7:00PM ET tonight?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Mybookie.ag, the Utes are 24.5-point home favorites over the Beavers after opening as 22.5-point favorites. As for the total, it opened at 54.5 and has been bet down to 54.
The Beavers are 2-5 on the season and 1-6 against the spread, while the Utes are 6-1 and 4-3 against the number. Oregon State is also winless at 0-3 against the spread in its three road games this season, while Utah is 2-2 ATS at home.
Quarterback Travis Wilson struggled mightily versus USC, completing 24-of-36 passes for 254 yards with two touchdowns and a whopping four interceptions. His accuracy was off, he suffered with his decision-making and threw into coverage multiple times during the game. Fortunately for Wilson, Oregon State is allowing 402.3 yards per game this season, which ranks 74th in the nation. The Beavers are also allowing 31.1 points per game, ranking 93rd in the country, meaning Wilson and the Utes should have a massive bounce back performance this week. There shouldn't be a hangover, Oregon State just isn't that good.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 9 FREE PICK: UTAH UTES -24.5