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Boston College at Temple 9/18/21 - College Football Picks & Predictions

Temple Owls vs Boston College Eagles Odds & Info

Game Temple Owls vs Boston College Eagles
Date & Time Saturday September 18, 2021, 12:00 PM (EDT)
Location
Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA
Latest odds
BC -14.5 ; O/U 57
TV Channel
ESPNU

The Boston College Eagles visit Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday to play the Temple Owls. Boston College improved to 2-0 following a 45-28 victory over the UMass Minutemen on Saturday. Dennis Grosel took over for injured quarterback Phil Jurkovec and passed for 199 yards and one touchdown and rushed for another.

Phil Jurkovec has passed for 303 yards with three touchdowns, while Dennis Grosel has passed for 243 yards and one touchdown. The leading rusher is Pat Garwo with 189 yards and one touchdown, while the leading receiver is Zay Flowers with 167 yards and one touchdown. On defense, end Shitta Sillah is the leading tackler with 12.

Temple improved to 1-1 following a 45-24 victory over the Akron Zips on Saturday. Justin Lynch threw a pair of touchdown passes including one of 70 yards to Randle Jones to help rally the Owls to the victory. Temple's defense scored a pair of touchdowns in the victory. Lynch finished with 245 yards passing while Tayvon Ruley rushed for 62 yards and Jones had 179 yards receiving and two touchdowns.

Quarterback Justin Lynch has passed for 245 yards with two touchdowns and one interception. The leading rusher is Tayvon Ruley with 65, while the leading receiver is Randle Jones with 208 yards and two touchdown receptions. On defense, linebacker Jordan Magee is the leading tackler with 15, while safety MJ Magee is the second-leading tackler with 11.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Boston College is 2-4 ATS in its last 6
  • The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Eagles last 5
  • Temple is 3-7 ATS in its last 10
  • The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Owls last 5 in September

Free NCAAF Pick:

Boston College Eagles -14.5

Boston College starting quarterback Phil Jurkovec will not play on Saturday but back up Dennis Grossel passed for 299 yards on Saturday and a victory over UMass. Temple is coming off a victory but the Owls have failed to cover the number in seven of the last 10 and in six of the last nine played on Saturday. Boston College has had success against Temple, covering the number in five of the last six played between the two. Final Score Prediction, Boston College Eagles win and cover ATS 37-13.

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