Prediction lines for college football schedule first week on Thursday

College football predictions, schedule, game previews, streaks and TV listings for the Thursday and Friday of the first week of the season.


Results so far
Straight: 26-1
Anti-spread: 21-6
More / Less: 17-10

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ACC

Thursday 1 September

West Virginia in the house
Prediction: House 34, West Virginia 30
Line: Pitt -7.5 o / u: 51.5
Final score: House 38, West Virginia 31

VMI at Wake Forest
Prediction: Wake Forest 48, VMI 13
Line: Wake Forest -32, o/u: 67.5
Final score: Wake Forest 44, VMI 10

Friday 2 September

Virginia Tech at Old Dominion
7:00, ESPNU
Prediction: Virginia Tech 27, Old Dominion 17
Line: Virginia Tech -6.5, o/u: 49.5
Final score: Old Dominion 20, Virginia Tech 17

The temple in the duke
Prediction: Duke 30, Temple 17
Font: Duke -9.5, o/u: 51.5
Final score: Duke 30, Temple 0

American Athletic

Thursday 1 September

South Carolina at UCF
Prediction: UCF 45, South Carolina 16
Font: UCF -41, o / u: 59
Final score: UCF 56, South Carolina 10

Friday 2 September

The temple in the duke
Prediction: Duke 30, Temple 17
Font: Duke -9.5, o/u: 51.5
Final score: Duke 30, Temple 0

big 12

Thursday 1 September

West Virginia in the house
Prediction: House 34, West Virginia 30
Line: Pitt -7.5 o / u: 51.5
Final score: House 38, West Virginia 31

Central Michigan in Oklahoma
Prediction: Oklahoma State 30, Central Michigan 16
Font: Oklahoma State-22, o/u: 58.5
Final score: Oklahoma State 58, Central Michigan 44

Friday 2 September

Tennessee Tech in Kansas
Prediction: KS 38, TN 14
Font: KS-32, o/u: 58
Final score: KS 56, Tennessee Tech 10

TCU in Colorado
Prediction: Colorado 30, TCU 27
Font: TCU -14, o / u: 57.5
Final score: TCU 38, Colorado 13

big ten

Thursday 1 September

Pennsylvania in Purdue
Prediction: Penn State 30, Purdue 24
Font: Penn State -3.5, o/u: 53.5
Final score: Penn State 35, Purdue 31

New Mexico, Minnesota
Prediction: Minnesota 44, New Mexico State 10
Line: MN-36.5, o/u: 53
Final score: Minnesota 38, New Mexico State 0

Friday 2 September

Western Michigan in Michigan
Prediction: Michigan State 34, Western Michigan State 20
Font: Michigan State -21.5, o/u: 54
Final score: Michigan State 35, Western Michigan 13

Illinois in Indiana
Prediction: Illinois 27, Indiana 24
Font: Indiana -2, o/u: 45.5
Final score: Indiana 23, Illinois 20

USA Conference

Thursday 1 September

Bryant at FIU
Prediction: FIU 37, Bryant 17
Font: FIU-14, o/u: 55.5
Final score: FIU 38, Bryant 37 (overtime)

Alabama A&M at UAB
Prediction: UAB 34, Alabama A&M 16
Font: UAB -41, o / u: 64.5
Final score: UAB 59, Alabama A&M 0

Louisiana Tech in Missouri
Prediction: Missouri 37, Louisiana Tech 27
Font: Missouri -20.5, o/u: 61.5
Final score: Missouri 52, Louisiana Tech 24

Friday 2 September

William and Mary in Charlotte
Prediction: Charlotte 30, William and Mary 13
Font: Charlotte-7, o/u: 59.5
Final score: William & Mary 41, Charlotte 24

independent

Thursday 1 September

New Mexico, Minnesota
Prediction: Minnesota 44, New Mexico State 10
Line: MN-36.5, o/u: 53
Final score: Minnesota 38, New Mexico State 0

Mac

Thursday 1 September

Saint Francis in Akron
Prediction: Akron 31 St. Francis 17
Font: Akron -17, o/u: 54.5
Final score: Akron 30, Saint Francis 23 (OT)

Ball State in Tennessee
Prediction: Tennessee 47, Ball State 17
Font: TN -35.5, o/u: 66.5
Final score: Tennessee 59, Ball State 10

Central Michigan in Oklahoma
Prediction: Oklahoma State 30, Central Michigan 16
Font: Oklahoma State-22, o/u: 58.5
Final score: Oklahoma State 58, Central Michigan 44

LIU in Toledo
Prediction: Toledo 54, Leo 10
Font: Toledo-47.5, o/u: 55.5
Final score: Toledo 37, LIU 0

Eastern Illinois in Northern Illinois
Prediction: Northern Illinois 44, Eastern Illinois 13
Line: Northern Illinois -34.5, o/u: 54.5
Final score: Northern Illinois 34 ., Eastern Illinois 27

Friday 2 September

Eastern Kentucky in eastern Michigan
7:00, ESPN3
Prediction: Eastern Michigan 30, Eastern Kentucky 20
Line: Eastern Michigan -13.5, o/u: 59
Final score: Eastern Michigan 42, Eastern Kentucky 34

Western Michigan in Michigan
Prediction: Michigan State 34, Western Michigan State 20
Font: Michigan State -21.5, o/u: 54
Final score: Michigan State 35, Western Michigan 13

Mountain West

Thursday 1 September

Cal Poly in Fresno
Prediction: Fresno State 52, Cal Poly 13
Font: Fresno State -40, o/u: 57.5
Final score: Fresno State 35, Cal Poly 7

Portland in San Jose
Prediction: San Jose State 37, Portland State 23
Font: San Jose State -24.5, o/u: 55
Final score: San Jose State 21, Portland State 17

Buck 12

Thursday 1 September

Northern Arizona in Arizona
Prediction: Arizona State 38, Northern Arizona 10
Font: Arizona -24.5, o/u: 55
Final score: Arizona State 40, Northern Arizona 3

Friday 2 September

TCU in Colorado
Prediction: Colorado 30, TCU 27
Font: TCU -14, o / u: 57.5
Final score: TCU 38, Colorado 13

SEC

Thursday 1 September

Ball State in Tennessee
Prediction: Tennessee 47, Ball State 17
Font: TN -35.5, o/u: 66.5
Final score: Tennessee 59, Ball State 10

Louisiana Tech in Missouri
Prediction: Missouri 37, Louisiana Tech 27
Font: Missouri -20.5, o/u: 61.5
Final score: Missouri 52, Louisiana Tech 24

sun belt

Friday 2 September

Virginia Tech at Old Dominion
7:00, ESPNU
Prediction: Virginia Tech 27, Old Dominion 17
Line: Virginia Tech -6.5, o/u: 49.5
Final score: Old Dominion 20, Virginia Tech 17

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