Your cranky uncle might say there are too many bowl games, but we love the matchups and most of the kooky names, including Saturday’s Wasabi Fenway Bowl in Boston. That one features a spicy duel between coach Scott Satterfield’s old (Louisville) and new (Cincinnati) schools. Here are recommended plays for other weekend games:
[$30] Troy-UTSA Over 55.5 (3 p.m. ET Friday): Both teams scored at least 34 points in their last three games, including conference title victories.
[$25] Oregon State -10 vs. Florida (2:30 p.m. ET Sat): Gators QB Anthony Richardson opted out, leaving the task to Ohio State transfer Jack Miller.
[$30] Fresno State -3.5 vs. Washington State (3:30 p.m. ET Sat): The Bulldogs are 6-0 since QB Jake Haener returned from a high-ankle sprain.
[$15] Boise State-North Texas Over 59.5 (9:15 p.m. ET Sat): The Mean Green score 33.9 ppg but yield 31.5 ppg. So simple math tells you …