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College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 13

Bryce Young, Alabama Crimson Tide Football

College football's Week 13 slate for the 2021 season features 65 games from Tuesday to Saturday, and our NCAA experts are ready with their predictions and picks. The last installment of Midweek MACtion kicks things off on Tuesday night with Buffalo-Ball State and Western Michigan-Northern Illinois. Two games are on tap for Thanksgiving, as San Jose State hosts Fresno State and Ole Miss travels to Starkville to take on Mississippi State in the Egg Bowl. The busy slate of games continues with 16 matchups on Black Friday, including Boise State-San Diego State, Iowa-Nebraska, Cincinnati-East Carolina, North Carolina-NC State, and Washington State-Washington. The first wave of contests on Saturday features Ohio State-Michigan, Wake Forest-Boston College, and Florida State-Florida. The afternoon slate kicks off with Alabama-Auburn, Oregon State-Oregon, Penn State-Michigan State, Virginia Tech-Virginia, and Wisconsin-Minnesota. The night slate includes Texas A&M-LSU, Oklahoma-Oklahoma State, Kentucky-Louisville, and Clemson-South Carolina. The final window of action features BYU-USC and California-UCLA for Week 13

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 13

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Buffalo at Ball State (Tues.)

Ball State

Ball State

Ball State

Western Michigan at Northern Illinois (Tues.)

Western Michigan

Western Michigan

Western Michigan

Fresno State at San Jose State (Thurs.)

Fresno State

Fresno State

Fresno State

Ole Miss at Mississippi State (Thurs.)

Ole Miss

Ole Miss

Ole Miss

Boise State at San Diego State (Fri.)

Boise State

Boise State

Boise State

Kansas State at Texas (Fri.)

Kansas State

Kansas State

Texas

Eastern Michigan at Central Michigan (Fri.)

Central Michigan

Central Michigan

Central Michigan

Ohio at Bowling Green (Fri.)

Ohio

Ohio

Ohio

Utah State at New Mexico (Fri.)

Utah State

Utah State

Utah State

Iowa at Nebraska (Fri.)

Iowa

Iowa

Iowa

UTEP at UAB (Fri.)

UAB

UAB

UAB

Cincinnati at East Carolina (Fri.)

Cincinnati

Cincinnati

Cincinnati

Missouri at Arkansas (Fri.)

Arkansas

Arkansas

Arkansas

South Florida at UCF (Fri.)

UCF

UCF

UCF

UNLV at Air Force (Fri.)

Air Force

Air Force

Air Force

Coastal Carolina at South Alabama (Fri.)

Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina

Colorado at Utah (Fri.)

Utah

Utah

Utah

TCU at Iowa State (Fri.)

Iowa State

Iowa State

Iowa State

North Carolina at NC State (Fri.)

North Carolina

North Carolina

NC State

Washington State at Washington (Fri.)

Washington State

Washington State

Washington

Georgia at Georgia Tech

Georgia

Georgia

Georgia

Texas Tech at Baylor

Baylor

Baylor

Baylor

Wake Forest at Boston College

Wake Forest

Wake Forest

Wake Forest

Houston at UConn

Houston

Houston

Houston

Maryland at Rutgers

Rutgers

Rutgers

Maryland

Army at Liberty

Army

Army

Liberty

Navy at Temple

Navy

Navy

Navy

Miami (Ohio) at Kent State

Kent State

Kent State

Miami (Ohio)

Akron at Toledo

Toledo

Toledo

Toledo

Miami at Duke

Miami

Miami

Miami

Louisiana Tech at Rice

Rice

Rice

Louisiana Tech

UTSA at North Texas

UTSA

UTSA

UTSA

Charlotte at Old Dominion

Old Dominion

Old Dominion

Charlotte

Troy at Georgia State

Georgia State

Georgia State

Georgia State

Texas State at Arkansas State

Arkansas State

Arkansas State

Arkansas State

Georgia Southern at Appalachian State

Appalachian State

Appalachian State

App State

FIU at Southern Miss

Southern Miss

Southern Miss

Southern Miss

UMass at New Mexico State

New Mexico State

New Mexico State

New Mexico State

Hawaii at Wyoming

Wyoming

Wyoming

Wyoming

Indiana at Purdue

Purdue

Purdue

Purdue

Northwestern at Illinois

Northwestern

Illinois

Illinois

WKU at Marshall

Marshall

Marshall

Marshall

Vanderbilt at Tennessee

Tennessee

Tennessee

Tennessee

Arizona at Arizona State

Arizona State

Arizona State

Arizona State

Tulsa at SMU

Tulsa

Tulsa

SMU

ULM at Louisiana

Louisiana

Louisiana

Louisiana

West Virginia at Kansas

West Virginia

West Virginia

West Virginia

Middle Tennessee at Florida Atlantic

Florida Atlantic

Florida Atlantic

Florida Atlantic

Clemson at South Carolina

Clemson

Clemson

Clemson

Pittsburgh at Syracuse

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Notre Dame at Stanford

Notre Dame

Notre Dame

Notre Dame

Tulane at Memphis

Memphis

Memphis

Memphis

Nevada at Colorado State

Nevada

Nevada

Nevada

California at UCLA

UCLA

UCLA

UCLA

BYU at USC

BYU

BYU

BYU

Virginia Tech at Virginia

Virginia

Virginia

Virginia

Kentucky at Louisville

Kentucky

Kentucky

Kentucky

Penn State at Michigan State

Penn State

Penn State

Penn State

Texas A&M at LSU

Texas A&M

Texas A&M

Texas A&M

Wisconsin at Minnesota

Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Florida State at Florida

Florida State

Florida State

Florida

Oregon State at Oregon

Oregon

Oregon

Oregon

Alabama at Auburn

Alabama

Alabama

Alabama

Oklahoma at Oklahoma State

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Ohio State at Michigan

Ohio State

Ohio State

Ohio State

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