LOUISIANA TECH at NORTH TEXAS
After loss to UTSA, North Texas is 6-19 in last 25 on board since mid-2018. Skip Holtz and Louisiana Tech have won and covered five of last six vs. Mean Green. Tech edge: Louisiana Tech, based on team and series trends.
AIR FORCE at UTAH STATE
Win over New Mexico broke Aggies’ 0-5 SU and spread skid since late last season. USU still just 5-10 vs. line in last 15 on board since mid-2019. Air Force on 4-0-1 spread uptick in series. Tech edge: Air Force, based on team and series trends.
LOUISIANA at APPALACHIAN STATE
Even after big win vs. Troy, Appalachian State having a miserable 2020 vs. spread for new coach Shawn Clark, just 2-7 vs. line, 2-8 last 10 vs. number since late 2019. If Ragin’ Cajuns getting points, note 8-3-1 dog mark for Billy Napier since 2018. Tech edge: Louisiana, especially if dog, based on recent trends.