UMass vs BYU 11/23/19 - College Football Pick, Odds & Prediction
Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM (Warren McGuirk Stadium)
BYU -42Â Total 69
The BYU Cougars visit Warren McGuirk Alumni Stadium in Amherst, Massachusetts to play the UMass Minutemen. BYU improved to 6-4 on the season following its 42-10 victory on Saturday over Idaho State. Zach Wilson threw for 187 yards with two touchdowns and one interception to lead the Cougars in the rout. BYU announced following the game it would play in the Hawaii Bowl.
Zach Wilson has thrown for 1,499 yards, seven touchdowns and five interceptions. Sione Finau is the leading rusher for BYU with 359 yards and two touchdowns. Matt Bushman is the leading receiver for the Cougars with 502 yards and four touchdowns. Kavika Fonua leads BYU in tackles with 68.
UMass is 1-10 on the season following its 45-6 loss to Northwestern on Saturday. The Minutemen kicked a field goal in each the first and second quarter but would not reach the end zone the entire game. Randall West passed for 175 yards while Bilal Ally rushed for 66 yards for UMass. The Minutemen lost their fifth straight.
Andrew Brito has thrown for 815 yards, seven touchdowns and six interceptions for UMass. The leading rusher is Bilal Ally with 726 yards and six touchdowns. Zak Simon is the leading receiver with 340 yards and two touchdowns. Cole McCubrey is the leading tackler for the Minutemen with 78.
BYU is 10-3 ATS in its last 13 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in 3 of the Cougars last 5 on the road
UMass is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 at home
The OVER has cashed in 23 of the Minutemen’s last 29 on fieldturf
BYU has announced it will play in the Hawaii Bowl. The Cougars have bounced back from a poor stretch during the middle of the season when they lost three straight, with four straight victories and Zach Wilson has returned as the starting quarterback. UMass has lost five straight and 10 of its 11 this season. The Minutemen have failed to cover the spread in 5 of the last 6 at home. Final Score Prediction, BYU Cougars win and cover ATS 49-3