In the New Era Pinstripe Bowl, West Virginia (7-5) takes on Syracuse (7-5) Saturday at 3:15ET. College football odds are found at Bovada sportsbook.
After defeating Texas to go 5-0, the Mountaineers proceeded to lose their next five games to the top teams from the Big 12. For the season, they are 7-5 SU and 5-7 ATS. They have turned things around recently, covering in their last three games, which included a 1 point loss to Oklahoma, and wins at Iowa St. and home against Kansas. West Virginia has not had trouble moving the ball behind Geno Smith, racking up over 500 yards per game.
The Orangemen started the season 1-3, but after that, have played pretty well. They have brought their record to 7-5 SU and 6-5-1 ATS. Syracuse has finished the season strong though, and is 5-1 straight up and against the spread in their last six games of the year, including wins against South Florida, UConn, and Louisville.
West Virginia is a 4 point favorite. They pose some problems offensively for Syracuse. Take West Virginia -4 at the sportsbook.