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College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 12

Cameron Rising, Utah Utes Football

College football's Week 12 slate for the 2021 season features 63 games from Wednesday to Saturday, and our NCAA experts are ready with their predictions and picks. Midweek MACtion continues (there were three games on Tuesday night) on Wednesday night with Northern Illinois-Buffalo and Central Michigan-Ball State. An ACC matchup between Louisville and Duke is on tap for Thursday, while five games dot the slate on Friday, including Air Force-Nevada and Memphis-Houston. The first wave of contests on Saturday features Iowa State-Oklahoma, Michigan State-Ohio State, Purdue-Northwestern, Florida State-Boston College, Wake Forest-Clemson, and Texas-West Virginia. The afternoon slate kicks off with Nebraska-Wisconsin, Michigan-Maryland, UCLA-USC, Baylor-Kansas State, SMU-Cincinnati, Arkansas-Alabama, UAB-UTSA, and Virginia-Pitt. The night slate includes California-Stanford, Oregon-Utah, Auburn-South Carolina, Virginia Tech-Miami, and Oklahoma State-Texas Tech. The final window of action features New Mexico-Boise State, Arizona State-Oregon State, and Colorado State-Hawaii for Week 12.

Each week, Athlon Sports’ editors will pick every game in the FBS ranks. Follow us on Twitter: (@AthlonSports)

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 12

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Central Michigan at Ball State (Wed.)

Central Michigan

Central Michigan

Central Michigan

Northern Illinois at Buffalo (Wed.)

Northern Illinois

Northern Illinois

Buffalo

Louisville at Duke (Thurs.)

Louisville

Louisville

Louisville

Southern Miss at Louisiana Tech (Fri.)

Louisiana Tech

Louisiana Tech

Louisiana Tech

Memphis at Houston (Fri.)

Houston

Houston

Houston

Arizona at Washington State (Fri.)

Washington State

Washington State

Washington State

Air Force at Nevada (Fri.)

Nevada

Nevada

Nevada

San Diego State at UNLV (Fri.)

San Diego State

San Diego State

San Diego State

Kent State at Akron

Kent State

Kent State

Kent State

UMass at Army

Army

Army

Army

Florida State at Boston College

Florida State

Florida State

Florida State

SMU at Cincinnati

Cincinnati

Cincinnati

Cincinnati

Charleston Southern at Georgia

Georgia

Georgia

Georgia

New Mexico State at Kentucky

Kentucky

Kentucky

Kentucky

Wofford at North Carolina

North Carolina

North Carolina

North Carolina

Syracuse at NC State

NC State

NC State

NC State

Rutgers at Penn State

Penn State

Penn State

Penn State

Texas at West Virginia

West Virginia

Texas

Texas

Tennessee State at Mississippi State

Mississippi State

Mississippi State

Mississippi State

Purdue vs. Northwestern (Chicago)

Purdue

Purdue

Purdue

Prairie View A&M at Texas A&M

Texas A&M

Texas A&M

Texas A&M

South Florida at Tulane

Tulane

Tulane

Tulane

Florida Atlantic at WKU

WKU

WKU

WKU

Texas State at Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina

Arkansas State at Georgia State

Georgia State

Georgia State

Georgia State

Illinois at Iowa

Iowa

Iowa

Iowa

Georgia Tech at Notre Dame

Notre Dame

Notre Dame

Notre Dame

Washington at Colorado

Washington

Washington

Washington

Marshall at Charlotte

Marshall

Marshall

Marshall

Minnesota at Indiana

Minnesota

Minnesota

Minnesota

Michigan at Maryland

Michigan

Michigan

Michigan

East Carolina at Navy

East Carolina

East Carolina

East Carolina

Old Dominion at Middle Tennessee

Middle Tennessee

Middle Tennessee

Middle Tennessee

Appalachian State at Troy

Appalachian State

Appalachian State

Appalachian State

BYU at Georgia Southern

BYU

BYU

BYU

UConn at UCF

UCF

UCF

UCF

Florida at Missouri

Florida

Florida

Florida

Kansas at TCU

TCU

TCU

TCU

Temple at Tulsa

Tulsa

Tulsa

Tulsa

Rice at UTEP

UTEP

UTEP

UTEP

Baylor at Kansas State

Baylor

Baylor

Baylor

North Texas at FIU

North Texas

North Texas

North Texas

Auburn at South Carolina

Auburn

Auburn

Auburn

South Alabama at Tennessee

Tennessee

Tennessee

Tennessee

Vanderbilt at Ole Miss

Ole Miss

Ole Miss

Ole Miss

Oklahoma State at Texas Tech

Oklahoma State

Oklahoma State

Oklahoma State

Wyoming at Utah State

Utah State

Utah State

Wyoming

ULM at LSU

LSU

LSU

LSU

New Mexico at Boise State

Boise State

Boise State

Boise State

Arizona State at Oregon State

Oregon State

Oregon State

Arizona State

Colorado State at Hawaii

Hawaii

Hawaii

Hawaii

UAB at UTSA

UAB

UAB

UTSA

Louisiana at Liberty

Louisiana

Louisiana

Liberty

Nebraska at Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Virginia Tech at Miami

Miami

Miami

Miami

California at Stanford

California

California

California

UCLA at USC

UCLA

UCLA

UCLA

Wake Forest at Clemson

Clemson

Clemson

Clemson

Virginia at Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Arkansas at Alabama

Alabama

Alabama

Alabama

Iowa State at Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Oregon at Utah

Utah

Oregon

Oregon

Michigan State at Ohio State

Ohio State

Ohio State

Ohio State

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