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With the regular season in the NFL winding down and the main portion of bowl games yet to come, it might be easy to forget about Monday afternoon’s Beef O’Brady’s St. Petersburg Bowl. However, the Ohio Bobcats and the East Carolina Pirates surely haven’t forgotten about this bowl battle yet, as they meet in the first of several bowl games to be played in the Sunshine State in December and January.
Our college football betting handicappers are always keeping a watchful eye on what we can expect on the field, and this year, we are looking at the Top 10 teams in the land that might ultimately be ATS surprises in 2013.
Conference-USA’s East Carolina Pirates come into this early bowl season showdown with an overall record of 8-4 straight-up and a 6-6 record against the spread. The Pirates closed-out the season with the total going OVER in four of their last five games including a wild 65-59 overtime victory over Marshall as a 6.5-point home favorite in its season finale.
Two teams with totally opposite styles of play take on the NCAA football betting lines in the Military Bowl, as the Maryland Terrapins face off with the East Carolina Pirates. This is the third annual bowl game here in Washington DC, formerly known as the Eagle Bank Bowl.
In what could be the more entertaining of the two duels on Thursday night, the East Carolina Pirates will look to stop their skid as they travel to the UAB Blazers.
The 2010 NCAA football betting campaign wrapped up its first week of play on Monday night. Here at Bang the Book, we’ve got you covered for all of the most important news and notes from around college football and its first week action!
It isn’t often that you see two teams playing a conference game right at the outset of the season, but for the Tulsa Golden Hurricane and the East Carolina Pirates, the prime college football betting action gets started right away on Sunday afternoon.