Iowa State Cyclones vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish - 12/28/19 College Football Pick, Odds & Prediction
Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Iowa State Cyclones
Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 12:00 PM (Camping World Stadium)
Iowa State Cyclones 3.5 (-110), over 54.5 (-110)
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are facing off against the Iowa State Cyclones in the Camping World Bowl at the Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are 10-2 on the year, following a 21-point win against a solid Stanford team. The Iowa State Cyclones are 7-5 on the year but, have had quality wins and losses all year.
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are averaging 37.1 points per game and allow 18.7 points a game. The Fighting Irish 429.2 yards per game and rush for 176.6 yards per game. Notre Dame is allowing 324.3 yards a game and only 163.7 passing yards a game. Notre Dame needs to get their offense going against this solid Iowa State defense if they want a chance to win and cover the spread.
The Iowa State Cyclones are averaging 34.1 points per game and also allow 25.3 points a game. The Cyclones are averaging an impressive 458.7 yards a game and 318.3 of those come through the air. Iowa State has a great young coach that has turned this program around with an even better sophomore quarterback, Brock Purdy. Purdy has thrown for 3760 yards and 27 touchdowns this year. Purdy has also thrown for only 9 interceptions on the year, even though Iowa State throws the ball over 40 times a game.
Recent Betting Trends
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish is 8-4 ATS this year.
Notre Dame is 4-1 ATS their last 5 games.
Iowa State is 6-6 ATS this year.
Iowa State is 1-4 ATS their last 5 games.
In this matchup I like the Iowa State Cyclones to win and grab the points. Iowa State is great against the run and will be able to slow up Notre Dame’s attack. Iowa State is able to throw the ball and put up a lot of points. Notre Dame has not seen an offense like Iowa State. Iowa State averages 458.7 yards a game. Final score prediction, Iowa State wins and grabs the points 24-21.