Uconn Huskies vs. Fresno State Bulldogs NCAAF Betting Picks & Spread (08/28/2021)
Top USA sportsbooks online favor the Fresno State Bulldogs by more than 27 points over the Connecticut Huskies when the two meet on August 28, 2021, 2:00 PM ET at Bulldog Stadium.
Uconn Huskies vs. Fresno State Bulldogs Odds by MyBookie.ag
|Connecticut||+27½ ( -110 )||62½ ( -110 )||+2000|
|Fresno State||-27½ ( -110 )||62½ ( -110 )||-4000|
Betting Connecticut Huskies
The Huskies are underdogs at the best online sportsbooks. The Huskies did not compete in the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They finished the 2019 season 2–10 (0–8 in American Athletic Conference play), finishing in last place in the East Division.
Head coach Randy Edsall, in the third year of his second tenure at UConn, led the Huskies. The school played their home games at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut.
The 2019 season was the Huskies’ last playing in the American Athletic Conference. The Huskies will compete this season as an independent. They will be led by fourth-year head coach Randy Edsall.
UConn’s 2019 schedule started with three non-conference games. They played at home against Wagner of the Northeast Conference. At home again against Illinois of the Big Ten Conference. And on the road versus Indiana, also of the Big Ten.
Their fourth non-conference game took place mid-season against UMass. In American Athletic Conference play, the Huskies faced the other members of the East Division as well as Houston, Navy, and Tulane from the West Division. They did not meet Memphis, SMU, or Tulsa as part of the regular season.
According to the top sportsbooks online, Connecticut is 7-13 ATS in their last 20 games. Connecticut is 1-10 SU in their last 11 games. Huskies are 1-12 SU in their last 13 road games. Connecticut is 0-5 ATS in their last five games played in August.
Connecticut is 1-6 ATS in their last seven games played in week 1. Huskies are 1-18 SU in their last 19 games played on a Saturday. The total has gone UNDER in four of Connecticut’s last six games playing as the underdog.
Betting Fresno State Bulldogs
The Bulldogs are favored by top sportsbooks online. The 2020 Fresno State Bulldogs football team was led by first-year head coach Kalen DeBoer. They played their games at Bulldog Stadium as members of the Mountain West Conference.
On August 10, 2020, the Mountain West Conference suspended all fall sports competitions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. On September 24, 2020, the Mountain West Conference continued all fall sports competitions.
Fresno State’s non-conference games against Colorado and Texas A&M were canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. On November 19, the game versus San Jose State slated for November 21 was canceled due to a positive COVID-19 test as well as contact tracing in the Fresno State program.
On November 22, the game versus San Diego State on November 27 was canceled as a result of COVID-19 protocols in the Fresno State football program. The Bulldogs finished 2020 with a 3-3 record, all conference games.
Fresno State is 3-7 SU in their last 10 games. Bulldogs are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games at home. Fresno State is 4-1 SU in their last five games against an independent opponent. Bulldogs are 4-1 ATS in their last five games played in week 1.
Fresno State is 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games played on a Saturday. The total has gone OVER in six of Fresno State’s last eight games when playing as the favorite. The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Fresno State’s past 15 games played on a Saturday at home.
Uconn Huskies vs. Fresno State Bulldogs NCAAF Pick
Fresno State will Win, and Cover the Spread, and the Total will go Under.