Western Michigan vs. BYU
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
Potential Starting QBs: Jon Wassink (151-245, 1994 YDS, 16 TD, 6 INT) vs. Zach Wilson (102-164, 1261 YDS, 8 TD, 3 INT)
Lines & Odds: Western Michigan +400/ BYU -550 – O/U 52.5
Western Michigan vs. BYU 12-21-18 Free College Football Picks, Parlays and Spreads
Western Michigan and BYU battle it out in this year’s Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
Western Michigan Betting News
Western Michigan is coming off of a 7-5 regular season heading into today’s bowl game vs. BYU. The main factor to look toward in this Western Michigan team is their offense, led by Jon Wassink. BYU’s defense has allowed a decent amount of passing yards this season, and expect Wassink to benefit off of that. The rush game for Western Michigan will be critical as well, as in the regular season they averaged over 200 rushing yards per game.
BYU Betting News
BYU is coming off of a 6-6 regular season heading into the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. The biggest factor for them in this game is their defense. If they can contain Wassink and pressure him enough, BYU will benefit as a result. The rush defense is critical to BYU as well, as they allow about 129 yards per game in the regular season. Against a team that produces over 200 rushing yards per game, BYU will really need to up the pass rush in this bowl game.
12-21-18 Free College Football Picks, Parlays and Spreads Western Michigan vs. BYU
This is going to be an extremely hard-fought game between both teams. However, Western Michigan will get the upset in this bowl game due to their more experienced offense. While BYU will stay in it until the very end, expect Western Michigan to gain the victory.
Pick: Western Michigan -21