Oregon vs. Missouri odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, Dec. 2 predictions from proven computer model

Two of college basketball’s top teams square off on Wednesday when the No. 21 Oregon Ducks face the Missouri Tigers at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Neb. The Ducks are 11-1 against the spread in their last 12 neutral-site games. The Tigers, meanwhile, are 7-3 against the spread in their last 10 games.

Tip-off is set for 9 p.m. ET. The Ducks are four-point favorites in the latest Oregon vs. Missouri odds from William Hill Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 138.5. Before making any Missouri vs. Oregon picks, check out the college basketball predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every college basketball game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of almost $2,600 for $100 players on its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread. It’s also off to a fast start in the 2020-21 season, going 4-1 on its top-rated picks and returning over $300. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Oregon vs. Missouri on Wednesday. You can visit SportsLine now to see the picks. Here are the college basketball lines and trends for Missouri vs. Oregon:

  • Oregon vs. Missouri spread: Oregon -4
  • Oregon vs. Missouri over-under: 138.5 points
  • Oregon vs. Missouri money line: Oregon -190, Missouri +160
  • ORE: The Ducks are 0-5 all time against Missouri.
  • MIZZ: The last time the Tigers played in Omaha, No. 15 seed Norfolk State upset them in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

What you need to know about Oregon

The Ducks pulled out of the Mohegan Sun multi-team event last week because they didn’t know who they would be playing there due to COVID-19 protocols, though Missouri was scheduled to be an opponent before also withdrawing from the event. Oregon hasn’t played a game after its season opener against Eastern Washington was postponed because of COVID-19 considerations within the EWU program.

Despite not playing a game in 2020, Oregon will enter Wednesday’s contest confident it can pull off the victory. That’s because the Ducks have been sensational against teams from the SEC. In fact, Oregon is 6-1 in its last seven games against a SEC opponent.

What you need to know about Missouri

The Tigers walloped Oral Roberts 91-64 on Nov. 25. Mark Smith scored 18 points, Xavier Pinson added 17 and Dru Smith chipped in 16 as Missouri shot 53 percent from the field and made 10 3-pointers. The win improved coach Counzo Martin to 4-0 in season openers since taking the helm.

The deeper Missouri bench dropped 27 points to 12 for Oral Roberts. The Tigers also enjoyed a 46-24 advantage on points in the paint.  

How to make Oregon vs. Missouri picks

SportsLine’s model is leaning over on the total, with eight different players scoring double-digits in the simulations. The model also says one side of the spread hits in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can

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Utah vs. Washington odds, line: 2020 college football picks, Week 13 predictions from proven computer model

The Utah Utes and the Washington Huskies will square off in a Pac-12 clash at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday at Alaska Airlines Field at Husky Stadium. Washington is 2-0 overall and 2-0 at home, while the Utes are 0-1 overall and making their first road appearance of the season. Utah is 4-1 in its last five games played in November, while Washington 18-2 in its last 20 home games. 

The Huskies are favored by seven-points in the latest Utah vs. Washington odds from William Hill Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 48.5. Before entering any Washington vs. Utah picks, you’ll want to see the college football predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $3,600 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is also a sizzling 44-23 on all top-rated picks through 12 weeks of the 2020 college football schedule, returning over $1,200 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Washington vs. Utah. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for Utah vs. Washington:

  • Utah vs. Washington spread: Washington -7
  • Utah vs. Washington over-under: 48.5 points
  • Utah vs. Washington money line: Washington -280, Utah +230

What you need to know about Washington

Washington is coming off a dominant 44-27 victory over the Arizona Wildcats in its last outing. Quarterback Dylan Morris had a strong showing in Washington’s win, completing 15-of-25 pass attempts for 230 yards and two touchdowns. Running back Richard Newton also had a big day, rushing for 81 yards and two scores against Arizona. 

Washington enters Saturday’s Pac-12 battle averaging 440.0 yards per game on offense this season. The Huskies have also fared well against the Utes over the years. In fact, Washington is 6-2 in its last eight meetings against Utah. 

What you need to know about Utah

Meanwhile, Utah suffered a setback in its season opener against the USC Trojans, losing 33-17. South Carolina transfer Jake Bentley struggled in his first start for the Utes, throwing for just 171 yards and two interceptions against the Trojans. Bentley will need a better performance on Saturday against a stingy Washington secondary that’s giving up 172.0 passing yards per game this season, which ranks seventh in the country. 

Despite their most recent setback, the Utes will enter Saturday’s contest confident they can keep it close. That’s because Utah is 4-2 against the spread in its last six meetings against Washington. In addition, the Utes are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games against an opponent from the Pac-12. 

How to make Utah vs. Washington picks

The model has simulated Washington vs. Utah 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning under, and it also

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LSU vs. Texas A&M odds, line: 2020 college football picks, Week 13 predictions from proven computer model

The LSU Tigers and the Texas A&M Aggies will face off in a SEC clash at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday at Kyle Field. Texas A&M is 5-1 overall and 3-0 at home, while the Tigers are 3-3 overall and 2-2 on the road. LSU has won six of its last eight games on the road, while A&M 5-0 in its last five home games. 

The Aggies are favored by 15-points in the latest Texas A&M vs. LSU odds from William Hill Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 63.5. Before entering any LSU vs. Texas A&M picks, you’ll want to see the college football predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $3,600 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is also a sizzling 44-23 on all top-rated picks through 12 weeks of the 2020 college football schedule, returning over $1,200 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Texas A&M vs. LSU. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for Texas A&M vs. LSU:

  • Texas A&M vs. LSU spread: Texas A&M -15
  • Texas A&M vs. LSU over-under: 63.5 points
  • Texas A&M vs. LSU money line: Texas A&M -600, LSU +425

What you need to know about Texas A&M

When you finish with 380 more yards than your opponent like A&M did in its last outing, a favorable outcome is almost sure to follow. The Aggies took their game on the road with ease, bagging a 48-3 victory over the South Carolina Gamecocks on Nov. 7. That 45-point margin sets a new team best for A&M on the season. 

Quarterback Kellen Mond had a stellar game for A&M as he passed for four TDs and 224 yards on 26 attempts in addition to rushing for one TD and 34 yards. Mond’s 52-yard touchdown toss to RB Devon Achane in the third quarter made for one of the most memorable moments of the night. 

The Aggies enter Saturday’s showdown against the defending national champions averaging 443.7 yards per game on offense this season. On the defensive side of the ball, Texas A&M is giving up 25 points per game. 

What you need to know about LSU

Meanwhile, it was a close one, but last Saturday LSU sidestepped the Arkansas Razorbacks for a 27-24 win. The Tigers can attribute much of their success to QB TJ Finley, who passed for two TDs and 271 yards on 42 attempts, and RB Tyrion Davis-Price, who rushed for one TD and 104 yards on 24 carries.

The Tigers have also dominated this rivalry over the years. In fact, LSU is 8-2 in its last 10 meetings against Texas A&M. In addition, the Tigers have covered the spread in each of

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Florida vs. Kentucky odds, line: 2020 college football picks, Week 13 predictions from proven computer model

A SEC battle is on tap between the Florida Gators and the Kentucky Wildcats at noon ET on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Florida is 6-1 overall and 3-0 at home, while Kentucky is 3-5 overall and 1-3 on the road. The Gators own a 52-18 advantage in the all-time series and won 31 times in a row from 1987-2017 before Mark Stoops broke the streak in 2018 with a 27-16 win.

However, Florida won for a 32nd time in 33 tries last season with a 29-21 win, but Kentucky did cover the spread as 10-point underdogs. The Gators are favored by 25.5-points in the latest Florida vs. Kentucky odds from William Hill Sportsbook, and the over-under is at 60.5. Before entering any Kentucky vs. Florida picks, you’ll want to see the college football predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $3,600 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is also a sizzling 44-23 on all top-rated picks through 12 weeks of the 2020 college football schedule, returning over $1,200 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Florida vs. Kentucky. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for Florida vs. Kentucky:

  • Florida vs. Kentucky spread: Florida -25.5
  • Florida vs. Kentucky over-under: 60.5 points
  • Florida vs. Kentucky money line: Florida -2000, Kentucky +1100

Latest Odds:

Wildcats
+24.5

What you need to know about Florida

The Gators took their contest against the Vanderbilt Commodores last Saturday by a conclusive 38-17 score. QB Kyle Trask continued his habit of dropping crazy stat lines, passing for three TDs and 383 yards on 35 attempts. Trask is putting up video game numbers with a 70.7 percent completion rate, 2,554 yards, 31 touchdowns and just three interceptions in seven games.

The Heisman Trophy candidate will also get a boost on Saturday with tight end Kyle Pitts expected to return to the lineup. Pitts has 24 catches for 414 yards and eight touchdowns despite missing two games from a brutal hit against Georgia that left him concussed and needing surgery on a broken nose. 

What you need to know about Kentucky

Meanwhile, a win for the Wildcats just wasn’t in the stars last Saturday as the team never even grasped a temporary lead. They were dealt a punishing 63-3 loss at the hands of the Alabama Crimson Tide. QB Terry Wilson failed to produce a single touchdown and threw one interception with only 120 yards passing.

Kentucky got steamrolled by an Alabama offense that does that to just about everybody, but the defense has been pretty opportunistic at times. The Wildcats forced six turnovers in an early-season win over Mississippi State and then followed that up the next week by forcing four

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Kentucky vs. Morehead State odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, predictions from proven computer model

The 10th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats will look to get a quick start to their season on Wednesday when they take on the Morehead State Eagles in a non-conference matchup. The Wildcats won the Southeastern Conference regular-season championship at 15-3 and was 25-6 overall in 2019-20. Morehead State finished eighth in the Ohio Valley Conference at 7-11 and was 13-19 overall. Kentucky leads the all-time series 10-0, including an 81-70 win in the last matchup on Nov. 21, 2012.

Tip-off from Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky., is set for 6 p.m. ET. Kentucky was second in the nation in free throw percentage at 79.7 last season, while Morehead State was 337th at 63.8. The Wildcats are 24.5-point favorites in the latest Morehead State vs. Kentucky odds from William Hill Sportsbook, while the over-under for total points scored is set at 141. Before making any Kentucky vs. Morehead State picks, check out the college basketball predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every college basketball game 10,000 times. Over the past four years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of $2,400 for $100 players on its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns. 

Now, the model has set its sights on Morehead State vs. Kentucky. You can visit SportsLine now to see the picks. Here are the college basketball lines and trends for Kentucky vs. Morehead State:

  • Morehead State vs. Kentucky spread: Kentucky -24.5
  • Morehead State vs. Kentucky over-under: 141 points
  • MSU: Last made the NCAA Tournament in 2011
  • UK: The Wildcats have 12 underclassmen on their roster

Why Kentucky can cover

The Wildcats are among the best in the nation when it comes to remaking their roster on a yearly basis. This season, Kentucky returns only one player from its starting rotation from 2019-20 in sophomore forward Keion Brooks Jr. He averaged 15.1 minutes, 4.5 points and 3.2 rebounds last season. He made six starts and had five games he reached double-figure scoring, including a 15-point performance against Fairleigh Dickinson. Last year, he was a Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll member.

One of Kentucky’s top new players is freshman guard Brandon Boston Jr. A consensus five-star prospect from Sierra Canyon High School in Chatsworth, Calif., Boston averaged 19.7 points and seven rebounds as a senior. His team finished last year 30-4 and was ranked second in the country. He was named California Mr. Basketball and the Gold Coast League MVP.

Why Morehead State can cover

The Eagles have a veteran squad with just six underclassmen. Their top returning player is senior forward James Baker Jr., who has played in 53 games over the past two years. In 2019-20, he had 42 blocked shots and averaged 9.1 points and 4.5 rebounds per game. He hit 45 percent of his shots from the floor and recorded a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds against Eastern Kentucky. He scored a season and career high of 21 points

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Computer mouse movements may reveal appetite for risk-taking

Nov. 24 (UPI) — A person’s proclivity for risk-taking can be sussed out of the subtle movements of a computer mouse, according to a new study published Tuesday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

For the study, researchers tracked the movement of the computer mouse as study participants selected between two possible gambling bets, one safe and one risky.

How participants moved their mouse prior to making their selection allowed researchers to accurately predict how the participants would respond to similar risk choices.

The researchers found participants who moved their mouse toward the safe bet before selecting the riskier play were more risk-averse than their choice suggested.

Similarly, participants who nudged the mouse in the direction of the risky bet before playing it safe were found be surprisingly willing to take on risk.

“We could see the conflict people were feeling making the choice through their hand movements with the mouse,” said lead study author Paul Stillman said in a news release.

“How much their hand is drawn to the choice they didn’t make can reveal a lot about how difficult the decision was for them,” said Stillman, who conducted the research while earning a doctorate degree in psychology at Ohio State University.

Typically, single gambling decisions have relatively little predictive value. But when researchers analyzed cursor movements, they were able to more accurately predict the willingness of participants to take risks during subsequent gambling scenarios.

The mouse tracking data showed some users dragged their cursor directly to one choice or the other, suggesting some degree of confidence in their choice, while others were more hesitant, as revealed by their slow-moving mouse.

“Choice data is not very useful for many purposes. You don’t know the strength of a person’s preference or how close they were to making the other choice,” said study co-author Ian Krajbich.

“And that’s what the mouse-tracking measure can give us,” said Krajbich, an associate professor of psychology and economics at Ohio State.

After studying the mouse movement data, researchers successfully predicted which of those who had taken the safe bet would make a riskier decisions during followup bets.

“We could very nicely differentiate between people, even when they made the same choice,” said Stillman, now a postdoctoral researcher at Yale University. “It gives us a much richer picture of risk aversion and loss aversion in people.”

Stillman and Krajbich also instructed some participants to contemplate their gambling decisions like a stock trader would consider trades, worrying less about individual wins and losses and more about building a successful portfolio.

“When we told them to think like a trader, we could see from the mouse tracking that they were less conflicted when they accepted gambles and more conflicted when they rejected them — just as we would expect,” Krajbich said.

The researchers suggest their approach could be used to study the decision making of phone users by analyzing scrolling patterns.

“What we’re measuring is a physical manifestation of hesitation. Anything like that, such

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Hawaii vs. Wyoming odds, line: 2020 college football picks, Week 9 predictions from proven computer model

The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors and the Wyoming Cowboys are set to square off in a Mountain West matchup at 9:45 p.m. ET on Friday at Jonah Field at War Memorial Stadium. Wyoming is 0-1 on the season, while the Rainbow Warriors are 1-0. It’s the 25th time these two football programs have met with Wyoming holding a 14-10 all-time advantage. 

The two sides have split their four meetings since they became MWC rivals. The Cowboys are favored by one-point in the latest Hawaii vs. Wyoming odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 60. Before entering any Wyoming vs. Hawaii picks, you’ll want to see the college football predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $4,100 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is a sizzling 25-13 on top-rated picks through seven weeks of the 2020 college football season, returning over $700 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Hawaii vs. Wyoming. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for Hawaii vs. Wyoming:

  • Hawaii vs. Wyoming spread: Wyoming -1
  • Hawaii vs. Wyoming over-under: 60 points
  • Hawaii vs. Wyoming money line: Wyoming -115, Hawaii -105

What you need to know about Wyoming

The Cowboys fought the good fight in their overtime game against the Nevada Wolf Pack last Saturday but wound up with a less-than-desirable result, falling 37-34. QB Levi Williams put forth a good effort for the losing side as he passed for one TD and 227 yards on 31 attempts in addition to rushing for two TDs and 40 yards. Xazavian Valladay also produced 131 yards from scrimmage in the loss.

Wyoming was favored to win that game by three points but struggled defensively after ranking 11th in the nation in points allowed per game (17.8) in 2019. The Wolf Pack threw for 420 yards and four touchdowns without an interception and completed 75 percent of their passes, which could spell trouble for the Cowboys against Hawaii’s wide-open offense.

What you need to know about Hawaii

Meanwhile, the Rainbow Warriors had to kick off their season on the road on Saturday, but they showed no ill effects. They captured a comfortable 34-19 win over the Fresno State Bulldogs. QB Chevan Cordeiro had a stellar game for Hawaii as he accumulated 229 passing yards in addition to rushing for two TDs and 116 yards. Todd Graham ushered in a new era of Hawaii football in his first game and the offense was still prolific, putting up 552 yards against Fresno State.

The Rainbow Warriors have also fared well against the spread on the road. In fact, Hawaii is 4-2 against the number in its last six away games. However, Hawaii is just 2-5 in

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Computer vision helps find binding sites in drug targets

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Scientists from the iMolecule group at Skoltech Center for Computational and Data-Intensive Science and Engineering (CDISE) developed BiteNet, a machine learning (ML) algorithm that helps find drug binding sites, i.e. potential drug targets, in proteins. BiteNet can analyze 1,000 protein structures in 1.5 minutes and find optimal spots for drug molecules to attach. The research was published in Communications Biology.


Proteins, the molecules that control most biological processes, are typically the common targets for drugs. To produce a therapeutic effect, drugs should attach to proteins at specific sites called binding sites. The protein’s ability to bind to a drug is determined by the site’s amino acid sequence and spatial structure. Binding sites are real “hot spots” in pharmacology. The more binding sites are known, the more opportunities there are for creating more effective and safer drugs.

Skoltech CDISE assistant professor Petr Popov and Ph.D. student Igor Kozlovskii developed a new computational approach for spatio-temporal detection of binding sites in proteins by applying deep learning algorithms and computer vision to protein structures treated as 3-D images. With this new technology, one can detect even elusive sites: for instance, scientists managed to detect binding sites concealed in experimental atomic structures or formed by several protein molecules for the ion channel, G protein-coupled receptor, and the epithelial growth factor, one of the most important drug targets.

Petr Popov, the study lead and assistant professor at Skoltech, says, “The human genome consists of nearly 20,000 proteins, and very few among them are associated with a pharmacological target. Our approach allows searching the protein for binding sites for drug-like compounds, thus expanding the array of possible pharmacological targets. Additionally, initial structure-based drug discovery strongly depends on the choice of the protein’s atomic structure. Working on a structure with the binding site barred for the drug or missing altogether can fail. Our method enables analyzing a large number of structures in a protein and finding the most suitable one for a specific stage.”

According to Igor Kozlovskii, the first author of the paper, BiteNet outperforms its counterparts both in speed and accuracy: “BiteNet is based on the computer vision, we treat protein structures as images, and binding sites as objects to detect on this images. It takes about 0.1 seconds to analyze one spatial structure and 1.5 minutes to evaluate 1,000 protein structures of about 2,000 atoms.”


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Memphis vs. Temple odds, line: 2020 college football picks, Week 8 predictions from proven computer model

An American Athletic battle is on tap between the Memphis Tigers and the Temple Owls at noon ET on Saturday at Liberty Bowl Memorial. Memphis is 2-1 overall and 2-0 at home, while Temple is 1-1 overall and 0-1 on the road. The two programs became conference rivals when the AAC was formed and this will be their sixth head-to-head meeting. The Tigers hold the 3-2 edge all-time in the series.

However, it’s been Temple that has dominated the series from a betting perspective, going a perfect 5-0 against the spread against Memphis. The Tigers are favored by 13.5-points in the latest Memphis vs. Temple odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 70. Before entering any Temple vs. Memphis picks, you’ll want to see the college football predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $4,100 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is a sizzling 25-13 on top-rated picks through seven weeks of the 2020 college football season, returning over $700 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen hugereturns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Memphis vs. Temple. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for Memphis vs. Temple:

  • Memphis vs. Temple spread: Memphis -13.5
  • Memphis vs. Temple over-under: 70 points
  • Memphis vs. Temple money line: Memphis -500, Temple +400

What you need to know about Memphis

It was a tight matchup that could have gone either way, but Memphis made off with a 50-49 win over UCF last Saturday. The victory came about thanks to a strong surge after the half to overcome a 27-14 deficit. QB Brady White went supernova for Memphis as he passed for six TDs and 486 yards on 50 attempts, in addition to rushing for one TD and 30 yards.

The third-year starter has now passed for 1,062 yards and 13 touchdowns this season and has thrown just three interceptions. However, Memphis has balance as well, as Rodrigues Clark has rushed for 315 yards and backup Kylan Watkins has rushed for 184 yards, while adding eight catches for 67 yards. 

What you need to know about Temple

Speaking of close games: it was a close one, but on Saturday the Owls sidestepped the South Florida Bulls for a 39-37 victory. Temple relied on the efforts of QB Anthony Russo, who passed for four TDs and 270 yards on 42 attempts, and WR Jadan Blue, who snatched two receiving TDs. And even though the Temple defense has been tagged for 68 points in the first two games, the Owls are allowing just 311.5 yards per game and only 4.6 yards per play.

In addition, Temple is 14-5 in its last 19 games against an opponent from the AAC. Meanwhile, Memphis is just 1-5 against

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UAB vs. Louisiana odds, line: 2020 college football picks, Week 8 predictions from proven computer model

The UAB Blazers will take on the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns at 8 p.m. ET on Friday at Legion Field. UAB is 3-1 overall and 3-0 at home, while Louisiana is 3-0 overall and 2-0 on the road. The programs look like two of the best Group of Five programs in the country this season and this is the seventh time the two teams have gone head-to-head with UAB holding a 4-2 all-time lead in the series. UAB is 2-2 against the spread so far in 2020, while Louisiana is 1-3 against the spread after failing to cover in each of its last three games since upsetting Iowa State as an 11.5-point underdog on Sept. 12. 

The Blazers are favored by one point in the latest UAB vs. Louisiana odds from William Hill. The over-under for total points is set at 49.5. Before entering any Louisiana vs. UAB picks, you’ll want to see the college football predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $4,100 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is a sizzling 25-13 on top-rated picks through seven weeks of the 2020 college football season, returning over $700 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on UAB vs. Louisiana. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for Louisiana vs. UAB:

  • UAB vs. Louisiana spread: UAB -1
  • UAB vs. Louisiana over-under: 49.5 points
  • UAB vs. Louisiana money line: UAB -115, Louisiana -105

What you need to know about UAB

A well-balanced attack led the Blazers over the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers every single quarter on their way to victory last Saturday. UAB blew past WKU 37-14. The game was all but wrapped up at the end of the third, by which point UAB had established a 34-14 advantage. They can attribute much of their success to running back DeWayne McBride, who rushed for one TD and 131 yards on 10 carries. That touchdown — a 71-yard rush in the second quarter — was one of the highlights of the matchup.

The UAB defense has really found its rhythm since giving up 492 yards in their loss to Miami (FL) earlier this year. They’ve given up 315 yards or less in each of the last three games and allowed just 3.7 yards per play against the Hilltoppers last week. The Blazers have 15 sacks this season and have forced 11 turnovers already this season.

What you need to know about Louisiana

Meanwhile, the Ragin’ Cajuns scored first but ultimately less than the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers in their contest last Wednesday as Louisiana fell in a 30-27 heartbreaker. The contest was a 13-13 tie at halftime, but they were outplayed the rest of the way. Louisiana’s defeat came about despite

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