Thursday, October 20
ARIZONA (-4) by 6.38 over Ucla - The computer is 5-1 SU, 2-3 ATS with Arizona. It's 5-1 SU, 4-2 ATS with UCLA.
Arizona won 48-12. The computer won SU, won ATS.
Saturday, October 22
ALABAMA (-27.5) by 29.47 over Tennessee - Alabama ranks 1st in the SEC on defense and 2nd on offense. The computer is 7-0 SU, 5-02 ATS with the Tide. 'Bama was a 25.73-point computer favorite in the preseason and that's climbed nearly 4 points.
Alabama won 37-6. The computer won SU, won ATS.
Arkansas (-14.5) by 19.61 over MISSISSIPPI - The SEC's top passing offense of Arkansas meets the league's 3rd-worst pass defense. The Razorbacks are averaging 39.2 points per game and the Rebels have allowed 20 per game. Ole Miss also has the SEC's 2nd-worst scoring offense.
Arkansas won 29-24. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
LSU (-21) by 22.90 over Auburn - LSU's projected margin of victory (PMOV) in this game has climbed 4.09 points since the season began. Defense is the key in this battle of teams nicknamed Tigers as LSU has allowed 150 fewer yards and 14.2 fewer points per game. The computer is 7-0 SU, 6-0 ATS with the Bayou Bengals.
LSU won 45-10. The computer won SU, won ATS.
BALL STATE (-1) by 3.10 over Central Michigan - The computer is 5-2 SU with both teams. It's 4-3 ATS with the Cardinals and 4-2 with the Chippewas.
Ball State won 31-27. The computer won SU, won ATS.
Temple (-12.5) by 12.93 over BOWLING GREEN - Temple has defeated Ball State and Buffalo by a combined 76-0 in its last two games and the computer is 6-1 SU, 6-0 ATS with the Owls.
Bowling Green won 13-10. The computer lost SU, lost ATS.
UTEP (-6.5) by 11.71 over Colorado State - The margin in favor of UTEP has grown nearly 3 points since the preseason. The Miners return home after a 44-7 win at Tulane while the Rams hit the road after ann embarrassing 63-13 home loss to Boise State. The computer is 4-1 ATS with the CSU.
UTEP won 31-17. The computer won SU, won ATS.
NAVY (-10) by 12.97 over East Carolina - Navy was a 9.48 favorite in the preseason and that margin has now increased by over 3 points. ECU ranks 95th in stopping the run and the Midshipmen boast the nation's 4th-best rushing offense. Navy outscored the Pirates 76-35 in Greenville, North Carolina last year. The computer is a combined 11-1 SU with these teams in 2011 and 7-4 against the spread.
East Carolina won 38-35. The computer lost SU, lost ATS.
NEVADA (-10) by 15.13 over Fresno State - The computer is 6-0 SU, 4-2 ATS with the Wolf Pack. It's 4-3 SU, 3-3 ATS with the Bulldogs. Nevada has taken three straight from Fresno State, including a 52-14 win the last time they met in Reno in 2009.
Nevada won 45-38. The computer won SU, lost ATS.
Texas A&M (-17.5) by 23.72 over IOWA STATE - The Aggies' projected win margin has jumped from 19.24 in the preseason to 23.72 this week. The Cyclones have lost their last three games by 23 points or more to Texas, Baylor and Missouri.
Texas A&M won 33-17. The computer won SU, lost ATS.