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2011 ARCHIVES
PICKS / SCORES
Week 9: 10/25-10/29


2011 RECORD
WEEK W L PCT SEASON W L PCT
Straight Up 38 15 .717 Straight Up 312 126 .712
FBS vs. FCS 1 0 1.000 FBS vs. FCS 85 7 .924
Total SU 39 15 .722 Total SU 397 133 .749
ATS 27 26 .509 ATS 229 209 .523
Above records through games of 10/29/11 ATS=against the spread (opening line)

SCHEDULES, PICKS AND SCORES
Week 1: 9/1-9/5
Week 2: 9/8-9/10
Week 3: 9/15-9/17
Week 4: 9/22-9/24
Week 5: 9/29-10/1
Week 6: 10/6-10/8
Week 7: 10/13-10/15
Week 8: 10/18-10/22
Week 9: 10/25-10/29
Week 10: 11/1-11/5
Week 11: 11/8-11/12
Week 12: 11/15-11/19
Week 13: 11/22-11/26
Week 14: 12/1-12/3
Week 15: 12/10-12/10
Week 16: Bowls (12/17-1/9)

THIS WEEK'S PICKS
Notes: There are 54 games involving 107 teams from the FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision).
1 team plays a school from the FCS (Football Championship Subdivision).
13 Teams are IDLE: Alabama, Boise State, Cincinnati, Eastern Michigan, FAU, Fresno State, LSU, Northern Illinois, Ohio, Temple, Toledo, USF, Utah State.

Games are listed in alphabetical order. (Ex. - Air Force at Wyoming would be under "A").
CAPS - Home Team.
* Bold Red * - Computer selects Vegas underdog as outright winner.
LINE - Opening line at VegasInsider.com. Later lines are used in the event of a "pick 'em" opening.
COMPUTER - The computer "line", according to the Congrove Computer Rankings.
NL - Opponent from lower division than FBS. Computer "line" based on avg. result of lower division schools vs. FBS.

Score Favorite Line (Open) Computer Underdog Score
Tuesday, October 25
23 FIU -5 -6.47 Troy 20 (OT)
Wednesday, October 26
35 PITTSBURGH -10.5 -5.14 Connecticut 20
Thursday, October 27
73 HOUSTON -26.5 -18.74 Rice 34
21 MIAMI, FLA. -14.5 -10.93 Virginia 28
Friday, October 28
38 Tcu -11.5 -9.73 Byu (Arlington) 28
Saturday, October 29
42 Air Force -28.5 -26.51 NEW MEXICO 0
23 Central Michigan -8.5 -7.84 AKRON 22
42 WASHINGTON -8 -6.48 Arizona 31
48 ARIZONA STATE -30.5 -19.51 Colorado 14
31 Arkansas -12.5 -15.93 VANDERBILT 28
37 ARKANSAS STATE -14.5 -10.09 North Texas 14
55 ARMY NL -24.35 Fordham (FCS) 0
41 AUBURN -10.5 -12.56 Mississippi 23
45 WESTERN MICHIGAN -13.5 -12.57 Ball State 35
59 OKLAHOMA STATE -18 -19.90 Baylor 24
17 MARYLAND -7.5 -1.49 Boston College 28
15 Bowling Green -5 -1.20 KENT STATE 27
41 MIAMI, O. -8 -17.43 Buffalo 13
14 California -5.5 -5.12 UCLA 31
17 Clemson -4.5 -5.62 GEORGIA TECH 31
35 Colorado State -3.5 -5.84 UNLV 38
14 Virginia Tech -14 -15.29 DUKE 10
34 EAST CAROLINA -18 -10.50 Tulane 13
24 Georgia -3 *+1.26* Florida (Jacksonville) 20
34 FLORIDA STATE -19.5 -16.02 North Carolina St. 0
16 Hawaii -11 -3.12 IDAHO 14
10 PENN STATE -6 -5.60 Illinois 7
59 Northwestern -9.5 -12.33 INDIANA 38
21 Iowa -17.5 -13.93 MINNESOTA 22
7 TEXAS TECH -17.5 -20.61 Iowa State 41
43 TEXAS -24 -21.38 Kansas 0
58 Oklahoma -13.5 -15.05 KANSAS STATE 17
28 Mississippi State -10.5 -11.70 KENTUCKY 16
38 LOUISIANA TECH -9.5 -8.81 San Jose State 28
20 MIDDLE TENNESSEE -3 -3.61 La.-Lafayette 45
28 LOUISIANA-MONROE -6.5 -7.92 Western Kentucky 31 (OT)
27 LOUISVILLE -4 *+1.61* Syracuse 10
59 MARSHALL -6 -3.14 Uab 14
41 UCF -29 -33.02 Memphis 0
36 MICHIGAN -15 -14.21 Purdue 14
24 NEBRASKA -5.5 -2.61 Michigan State 3
31 TEXAS A&M -11 -5.31 Missouri 38 (OT)
56 NOTRE DAME -17.5 -16.26 Navy 14
48 Nevada -15 -14.13 NEW MEXICO STATE 34
49 NORTH CAROLINA -7 -3.51 Wake Forest 24
29 Wisconsin -8.5 -8.26 OHIO STATE 33
43 OREGON -32.5 -31.55 Washington State 28
27 UTAH -7 -9.75 Oregon State 8
41 West Virginia -7 -2.46 RUTGERS 31
27 SAN DIEGO STATE -17 -16.70 Wyoming 30
38 TULSA -3 -5.71 Smu 7
14 South Carolina -6.5 -8.64 TENNESSEE 3
31 Southern Miss -11 -11.08 UTEP 13
56 Stanford -8.5 -8.48 USC 48 (3 OT)