|This Is How We Bowl— |
The Conference-USA sent six programs to play in bowl games last year. The conference finished the 2018 bowl season with a 4-2 record. The .667 winning percentage was the best among all FBS conferences, the fourth time in eight years that Conference USA has posted the best bowl winning percentage among all leagues. In addition, the Conference-USA is 30-18 SU and 28-19-1 ATS in bowl games since 2011. Its .625 mark leads the Group of Five in bowl win percentage over that span. And never one to back off a tough opponent during the regular season, a total of 22 games are scheduled in 2019 against teams that played in a bowl game last season. For an in-depth betting preview of the Conference-USA for the 2019 season click here.
Colorado: Gray 5-0 $ home in July … Oakland: Bailey 0-6 $ in July … Boston: Rodriguez 6-0 $ in July … Baltimore: 2-12 Wednesdays this season … Texas: Chavez 2-11 $ in July.
Grinding Out The Profits
Houston’s Gerrit Cole will bring a 7-2 mark with a 2.21 ERA and a 0.95 WHIP in his last nine team-starts into Anaheim tonight knowing he is 38-15 as a favorite since last season. In addition, Cole is 4-0 in his last four team-starts against the Halos, and 2-0 in his career this park, not to mention 10-4 with a 3.36 ERA in follow-up games when coming off a team-start loss since last season. Yes, he checks a lot of boxes tonight.