College Football Predictions/Scoreboard

Last updated: Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - final ratings PICKING GAME WINNERS PICKING GAME WINNERS AND WITHIN 7 PTS. ON SPREAD WEEK 17: Brian Simmons: 2 right, 0 wrong - 100% right; 0% right and within 7 pts. (0/2) SEASON TO DATE: Brian Simmons: 1141 right, 428 wrong - 73% right; 30% right and within 7 pts. (465/1569) WEEK-BY-WEEK RESULTS: Week 1: 108 right, 27 wrong - 80% right; 30% right and within 7 pts. (40/135) Week 2: 110 right, 17 wrong - 87% right; 28% right and within 7 pts. (36/127) Week 3: 99 right, 24 wrong - 80% right; 27% right and within 7 pts. (33/123) Week 4: 84 right, 33 wrong - 72% right; 26% right and within 7 pts. (31/117) Week 5: 76 right, 41 wrong - 65% right; 23% right and within 7 pts. (27/117) Week 6: 75 right, 32 wrong - 70% right; 33% right and within 7 pts. (35/107) Week 7: 78 right, 30 wrong - 72% right; 37% right and within 7 pts. (40/108) Week 8: 76 right, 35 wrong - 68% right; 28% right and within 7 pts. (31/111) Week 9: 79 right, 31 wrong - 72% right; 32% right and within 7 pts. (35/110) Week 10: 79 right, 43 wrong - 65% right; 34% right and within 7 pts. (42/122) Week 11: 90 right, 34 wrong - 73% right; 31% right and within 7 pts. (39/124) Week 12: 90 right, 35 wrong - 72% right; 29% right and within 7 pts. (36/125) Week 13: 55 right, 21 wrong - 72% right; 28% right and within 7 pts. (21/76) Week 14: 16 right, 4 wrong - 80% right; 35% right and within 7 pts. (7/20) Week 15: 2 right, 3 wrong - 40% right; 20% right and within 7 pts. (1/5) Week 16: 22 right, 18 wrong - 55% right; 28% right and within 7 pts. (11/40) Week 17: 2 right, 0 wrong - 100% right; 0% right and within 7 pts. (0/2)




THIS WEEK'S PICKS/SCOREBOARD


To get the pick for each game, I take the power ratings of the two teams and add 3 points for the home team.



WEEK 17

FBS GAMES
MONDAY JANUARY 10
National Championship Game - Indianapolis, IN PICK SCORE
Georgia (13-1) vs. Alabama (13-1) G by 4 G 33-18

FBS game winners: 1/1


FCS GAMES
SATURDAY JANUARY 8
National Championship Game - Frisco, TX PICK SCORE
#8 Montana State (12-2) vs. #2 North Dakota State (13-1) N by 6 N 38-10

FCS game winners: 1/1
Total game winners: 2/2 100.0%
Correct winner and within 7 points or less: 0/2 0.0%



LAST WEEK'S RESULTS

WEEK 16

FBS BOWL SCHEDULE

FRIDAY DECEMBER 17
Bahamas Bowl - Nassau, Bahamas PICK SCORE
Middle Tennessee (6-6) vs. Toledo (7-5) T by 6 M 31-24

Cure Bowl - Orlando, FL PICK SCORE
Northern Illinois (9-4) vs. Coastal Carolina (10-2) C by 6 C 47-41


SATURDAY DECEMBER 18
Boca Raton Bowl - Boca Raton, FL PICK SCORE
Western Kentucky (8-5) vs. Appalachian State (10-3) A by 5 W 59-38

New Mexico Bowl - Albuquerque, NM PICK SCORE
UTEP (7-5) vs. Fresno State (9-3) F by 17 F 31-24

Independence Bowl - Shreveport, LA PICK SCORE
UAB (8-4) vs. BYU (10-2) B by 9 U 31-28

LendingTree Bowl - Mobile, AL PICK SCORE
Eastern Michigan (7-5) vs. Liberty (7-5) L by 6 L 56-20

LA Bowl - Inglewood, CA PICK SCORE
Utah State (10-3) vs. Oregon State (7-5) O by 1 U 24-13

New Orleans Bowl - New Orleans, LA PICK SCORE
Louisiana-Lafayette (12-1) vs. Marshall (7-5) L by 11 L 36-21


MONDAY DECEMBER 20
Myrtle Beach Bowl - Conway, SC PICK SCORE
Old Dominion (6-6) vs. Tulsa (6-6) T by 7 T 30-17


TUESDAY DECEMBER 21
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl - Boise, ID PICK SCORE
Kent State (7-6) vs. Wyoming (6-6) W by 2 W 52-38

Frisco Bowl - Frisco, TX PICK SCORE
UTSA (12-1) vs. San Diego State (11-2) U by 1 S 38-24


WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 22
Armed Forces Bowl - Fort Worth, TX PICK SCORE
Missouri (6-6) vs. Army (8-4) A by 3 A 24-22


THURSDAY DECEMBER 23
Frisco Football Classic - Frisco, TX PICK SCORE
North Texas (6-6) vs. Miami(Ohio) (6-6) M by 3 M 27-14

Gasparilla Bowl - Tampa, FL PICK SCORE
Central Florida (8-4) vs. Florida (6-6) F by 6 C 29-17


FRIDAY DECEMBER 24
Hawaii Bowl - Honolulu, HI PICK SCORE
Memphis (6-6) at Hawaii (6-7) cancelled cancelled


SATURDAY DECEMBER 25
Camellia Bowl - Montgomery, AL PICK SCORE
Georgia State (7-5) vs. Ball State (6-6) G by 5 G 51-20


MONDAY DECEMBER 27
Quick Lane Bowl - Detroit, MI PICK SCORE
Western Michigan (7-5) vs. Nevada (8-4) N by 7 W 52-24

Military Bowl - Annapolis, MD PICK SCORE
Boston College (6-6) vs. East Carolina (7-5) cancelled cancelled


TUESDAY DECEMBER 28
Birmingham Bowl - Birmingham, AL PICK SCORE
Houston (11-2) vs. Auburn (6-6) A by 2 H 17-13

First Responder Bowl - Dallas, TX PICK SCORE
Air Force (9-3) vs. Louisville (6-6) A by 1 A 31-28

Liberty Bowl - Memphis, TN PICK SCORE
Mississippi State (7-5) vs. Texas Tech (6-6) M by 7 T 34-7

Holiday Bowl - San Diego, CA PICK SCORE
UCLA (8-4) vs. North Carolina State (9-3) cancelled cancelled

Guaranteed Rate Bowl - Phoenix, AZ PICK SCORE
West Virginia (6-6) vs. Minnesota (8-4) M by 8 M 18-6


WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 29
Fenway Bowl - Boston, MA PICK SCORE
SMU (8-4) vs. Virginia (6-6) cancelled cancelled

Pinstripe Bowl - Bronx, NY PICK SCORE
Maryland (6-6) vs. Virginia Tech (6-6) Even - M M 54-10

Cheez-It Bowl - Orlando, FL PICK SCORE
Clemson (9-3) vs. Iowa State (7-5) C by 1 C 20-13

Alamo Bowl - San Antonio, TX PICK SCORE
Oregon (10-3) vs. Oklahoma (10-2) Okl by 3 Okl 47-32


THURSDAY DECEMBER 30
Duke's Mayo Bowl - Charlotte, NC PICK SCORE
North Carolina (6-6) vs. South Carolina (6-6) N by 4 S 38-21

Music City Bowl - Nashville, TN PICK SCORE
Tennessee (7-5) vs. Purdue (8-4) P by 3 P 48-45(ot)

Peach Bowl - Atlanta, GA PICK SCORE
Pittsburgh (11-2) vs. Michigan State (10-2) P by 1 M 31-21

Las Vegas Bowl - Las Vegas, NV PICK SCORE
Wisconsin (8-4) vs. Arizona State (8-4) W by 9 W 20-13


FRIDAY DECEMBER 31
Gator Bowl - Jacksonville, FL PICK SCORE
Wake Forest (10-3) vs. Rutgers (5-7) W by 13 W 38-10

Sun Bowl - El Paso, TX PICK SCORE
Washington State (7-5) vs. Central Michigan (8-4) W by 7 C 24-21

Arizona Bowl - Tucson, AZ PICK SCORE
Central Michigan (8-4) vs. Boise State (7-5) cancelled cancelled

Cotton Bowl - Arlington, TX (National Semifinal) PICK SCORE
Cincinnati (13-0) vs. Alabama (12-1) A by 7 A 27-6

Orange Bowl - Miami, FL (National Semifinal) PICK SCORE
Georgia (12-1) vs. Michigan (12-1) G by 2 G 34-11


SATURDAY JANUARY 1
Outback Bowl - Tampa, FL PICK SCORE
Penn State (7-5) vs. Arkansas (8-4) P by 3 A 24-10

Citrus Bowl - Orlando, FL PICK SCORE
Iowa (10-3) vs. Kentucky (9-3) I by 1 K 20-17

Fiesta Bowl - Glendale, AZ PICK SCORE
Oklahoma State (11-2) vs. Notre Dame (11-1) N by 1 O 37-35

Rose Bowl - Pasadena, CA PICK SCORE
Utah (10-3) vs. Ohio State (10-2) O by 9 O 48-45

Sugar Bowl - New Orleans, LA PICK SCORE
Baylor (11-2) vs. Mississippi (10-2) Even - M B 21-7


TUESDAY JANUARY 4
Texas Bowl - Houston, TX PICK SCORE
LSU (6-6) vs. Kansas State (7-5) Even - K K 42-20

FBS game winners: 21/37


FCS GAMES
FCS PLAYOFFS - QUARTERFINALS
FRIDAY DECEMBER 17 PICK SCORE
#3 James Madison (12-1) at #2 North Dakota State (12-1) N by 4 N 20-14


SATURDAY DECEMBER 18 PICK SCORE
South Dakota State (11-3) at #8 Montana State (11-2) S by 1 M 31-17

Celebration Bowl - Atlanta, GA PICK SCORE
South Carolina State (6-5) vs. Jackson State (11-1) J by 17 S 31-10

FCS game winners: 1/3
Total game winners: 22/40 55.0%
Correct winner and within 7 points or less: 11/40 27.5%