Minnesota vs Syracuse Prediction, Odds, Prop Bets: Pinstripe Bowl

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The Syracuse Orange (9-4) visit Yankee Stadium to take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers (7-6) on Dec. 29. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00pm EST in Bronx.

are betting favorites in Week 18, with the spread sitting at ().

The Minnesota vs. Syracuse Over/Under is total points.

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Minnesota vs. Syracuse Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 18

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Minnesota vs Syracuse Prediction for Week 18

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Minnesota will win this game with 69.8% confidence.

Minnesota vs Syracuse Spread Prediction for Week 18

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Syracuse will cover the spread with 51.9% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both Minnesota and Syracuse, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


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Best Minnesota Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite college football player prop bets for Minnesota players for Week 18, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • No trends found

Best Syracuse Player Prop Best Bets Today

Top NCAAF player prop bets for Syracuse players for Week 18, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Tanner Morgan has hit the TD Passes Under in his last 5 games at home (+5.00 Units / 58% ROI)
  • Daniel Jackson has hit the Receiving Yards Over in his last 4 games (+4.00 Units / 86% ROI)
  • Tanner Morgan has hit the Passing Yards Under in 5 of his last 7 games (+2.60 Units / 31% ROI)
  • team high – away
  • team high – home

Minnesota Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Minnesota has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Minnesota is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
  • Minnesota is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
  • Minnesota is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

Syracuse Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Syracuse has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Syracuse is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
  • Syracuse is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
  • Syracuse is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

Minnesota: Keys to the Game vs. Syracuse

Syracuse is 2-8 (.200) when in a one score game since the 2021 season– 4th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .494

Syracuse is 2-5 (.286) when allowing 200 or more passing yards since the 2021 season– tied for 14th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .468

Syracuse is 4-11 (.267) when having a turnover margin within one of the opposing team since the 2021 season– tied for 12th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .496

Syracuse is 3-9 (.250) when allowing 100 or more rushing yards since the 2021 season– tied for 14th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .400

Syracuse: Keys to the Game vs. Minnesota

Minnesota is 9-3 (.750) when the opposing team rushes more than 30 times since the 2021 season– 6th-best in FBS; Average: .421

Minnesota is 11-2 (.688) when scoring 22 or more points since the 2021 season– tied for 9th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .527

Minnesota is 9-7 (.562) when sacking the QB less than 3 times since the 2021 season– 12th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .378

Minnesota is 10-4 (.714) when having a turnover margin within one of the opposing team since the 2021 season– tied for 10th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .496

Matchup Notes for Minnesota vs. Syracuse

There are no matchup notes available for this game

There are no matchup notes available for this game

Minnesota Offensive Stats & Trends

Syracuse RBs have averaged 9.6 yards from scrimmage per touch (164 yards / 17 touches) on 3rd and short this season– 3rd best among FBS Teams; Average: 4.3

Syracuse TEs have no touchdowns on 11 receptions since last season– tied for 3rd worst Receptions Per TD among Power 5 Teams; Average: 9.4

Syracuse Skill Players have averaged 15.5 yards per reception (1,088 yards/70 catches) in the 4th quarter since last season– 2nd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 11.9

Syracuse Skill Players have averaged 16.3 yards per reception (699 yards/43 catches) in the 4th quarter this season– 3rd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 11.6

Syracuse WRs have caught 7 touchdown passes in the 4th quarter this season– tied for most among Power 5 Teams

Syracuse Offensive Stats & Trends

Minnesota WRs have averaged 28.5 yards per reception (57 yards/2 catches) in short yardage situations this season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 10.6

Minnesota WRs have averaged 18.8 yards per reception (75 yards/4 catches) in short yardage situations since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 10.8

Minnesota Skill Players have averaged 15.3 yards per reception (765 yards/50 catches) in the 4th quarter since last season– 3rd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 11.9

Minnesota Skill Players have averaged 16.7 yards per reception (467 yards/28 catches) in close and late situations since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 11.8

Minnesota WRs have averaged 18.8 yards per reception (713 yards/38 catches) on 1st down this season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 13.3

Syracuse Orange Defensive Stats & Trends

Syracuse has allowed just 10.5 yards per completion (2,463 yards/234 completions) this season– tied for 3rd best in FBS; Average: 12.6

Syracuse has allowed a Completion Pct of 70% (251 completions/360 attempts) in the 1st half since last season– worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 62%

Syracuse has allowed a Completion Pct of 67% (234 completions/351 attempts) this season– tied for 4th worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 60%

Syracuse has sacked opposing QBs on 10% of pass attempts (67/688) since last season– 4th best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 7%

Syracuse opponents has averaged just 2.9 Passing Attempts per TD (35 Pass Attempts/12 Passing TDs) in the Red Zone this season– tied for 4th worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 4.2

Minnesota Golden Gophers Defensive Stats & Trends

Minnesota opponents has averaged 10.0 Passing Attempts per TD (20 Pass Attempts/2 Passing TDs) in the Red Zone this season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 4.2

Minnesota opponents has averaged 44.6 Passing Attempts per TD (312 Pass Attempts/7 Passing TDs) this season– 5th best in FBS; Average: 20.7

Minnesota opponents has averaged 10.0 Passing Attempts per TD (20 Pass Attempts/2 Passing TDs) in the Red Zone this season– 4th best in FBS; Average: 4.0

Minnesota has allowed a passer rating of just 88.2 in the Red Zone (20.0 Pass Attempts) this season– 2nd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 158.0

Minnesota has no interceptions (45 pass attempts) in the Red Zone since last season– tied for worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 42.5


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