Virginia Cavaliers vs. Boise State Broncos - 9/25/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Boise State Broncos (2-1) at Virginia Cavaliers (1-2)
College Football: Friday, September 25, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Scott Stadium)
The Line: Virginia Cavaliers +4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Virginia will try to collect their 2nd win in a row as they host the dangerous Boise State Broncos.
Virginia got their first win of the season last week when they beat William & Mary Tribe 35-29. Quarterback Matt Johns was 17/23 for 263 yards with 3 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. Running back Jordan Ellis carried the ball 5 times for 50 yards and a touchdown. Receiver Taquan Mizzel was the games leading receiver, catching 5 passes for 123 yards and a touchdown. Canaan Severin also added 3 catches for 53 yards and a score. This was a game that should not have been as close as it was. Virginia got lucky that they didn’t get upset at home. Virginia will need to try to get things going as they host Boise State this Thursday.
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Boise State is coming off a blowout win at home against Idaho State 52-0. Boise State played 3 different quarterbacks during the game, but Brett Rypien led the team going 8/9 for 126 yards. Running back Jeremy McNicholas recorded 15 carries for 69 yards and 3 touchdowns. Wide Receiver Thomas Sperback led the team with 7 catches for 99 yards. Holden Huff also added 4 catches for 56 yards and a touchdown. Jonathan Moxey led the defense with 1 interception. Boise State has played good this year and they will look to continue that when they travel to Virginia this week.
Boise State is 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 road games vs. a team with a losing home record. The Broncos are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games after covering the spread. Virginia is 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. MWC teams. Virginia is 2-9-1 against the spread in their last 12 games following a straight up win.
Virginia a hasnt looked like a good team at all this year. Virginia just allowed 29 points to a team they should have killed. Boise State has played well this year and should have no trouble against Virginia this week. Take Boise State to cover the spread.