Brigham Young at Boise State Free College Football Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 10/20/2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
Albertsons Stadium in Boise
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The Brigham Young Cougars (4-3) will attempt to snap their three-game losing streak on Friday night when they visit the Boise State Broncos (5-2). BYU was able to beat the Broncos 37-20 at home last year.
After winning their first four games of the season, BYU has now lost three in a row after losing 42-25 to Nevada at home last Saturday. The Cougars did have 601 yards of offense in that game, but they turned the ball over three times.
The Cougars are rushing for 208.1 yards per game this season and they are scoring 32.7 points per game. Quarterback Taysom Hill has thrown for 975 yards with seven touchdowns and three interceptions, and he is also the team's leading rusher with 460 yards and eight more scores. Wide receiver Mitch Mathews has caught 43 passes for 457 yards and five touchdowns.
Boise State outscored Fresno State 10-0 in the fourth quarter last Friday to pull off a 37-27 home win. They had 492 yards of offense in that win, which included 264 yards on the ground.
Boise State is 25th in the country in passing right now with 291 passing yards per game. Running back Jay Ajayi has been very good through seven games by rushing for 867 yards and 10 touchdowns. Quarterback Grant Hedrick has thrown for 1,831 yards with eight touchdowns and 10 interceptions while rushing for 260 yards and two more scores.
Brigham Young Cougars Betting Trends
Brigham Young Cougars are 2-5-0 Against the Spread
Brigham Young Cougars are 5-2-0 against the Over/Under
Boise State Broncos Betting Trends
Boise State Broncos are 4-3-0 Against the Spread
Boise State Broncos are 4-3-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
Brigham Young Cougars
10/19/14 RB Adam Hine Ankle "?" Friday vs. Boise State
10/19/14 LB Alani Fua Ankle "?" Friday vs. Boise State
10/19/14 RB Algernon Brown Ankle injured last game, "?" Friday vs. Boise State
10/19/14 OL Brayden Kearsley Ankle "?" Friday vs. Boise State
10/19/14 DB Craig Bills Concussion "?" Friday vs. Boise State
10/19/14 RB Jamaal Williams Ankle "?" Friday vs. Boise State
10/13/14 DB Jordan Johnson Arm out for season
10/12/14 WR Nick Kurtz Foot out indefinitely
10/05/14 QB Taysom Hill Leg out for season
Boise State Broncos
10/19/14 CB Bryan Douglas Arm "?" Friday vs. BYU
10/19/14 CB Mercy Maston Shin "?" Friday vs. BYU
10/19/14 WR Tanner Shipley Undisclosed "?" Friday vs. BYU
10/12/14 WR Matt Miller Ankle out for season
09/16/14 CB Kevin Person Academics left the team
09/05/14 DT Tyler Horn Knee out for season
08/28/14 DL Justin Taimatuia Undisclosed out for season
08/28/14 DB Taylor Loffler Undisclosed out for season
Tony's Pick: Take BYU
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