College Football Picks: Recent 2018-19 Bowl Betting Odds

Bowl season kicks off on Saturday and continues through the College Football Playoff National Championship Game on January 7. Before betting on these games, make sure you consider each team's motivation heading into the bowls. Most of the time teams with more to play for have an advantage. Keep in mind that teams on a bowl losing streak could motivated to end it while teams that fell far short of expectations in the regular season might play just because they have too.

Here's the full bowl schedule along with betting odds courtesy of Jazz Sports.


Saturday, December 15

Cure Bowl: Tulane (-3.5) vs. Louisiana (1:30 PM ET, CBS Sports Network)

New Mexico Bowl: North Texas vs. Utah State (-7.5) (2:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Las Vegas Bowl: No. 21 Fresno State (-4.5) vs. Arizona State (3:30 PM ET, ABC)

Camellia Bowl: Georgia Southern (-2) vs. Eastern Michigan (5:30 PM ET, ESPN)

New Orleans Bowl: Middle Tennessee vs. Appalachian State (-6.5) (9:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Tuesday, December 18

Boca Raton Bowl: UAB (-2.5) vs. Northern Illinois (7:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Wednesday, December 19

Frisco Bowl: San Diego State vs. Ohio (-3) (8:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Thursday, December 20

Gasparilla Bowl: Marshall (-3) vs. South Florida (8:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Friday, December 21

Bahamas Bowl: Florida International vs. Toledo (-5.5) (12:30 PM ET, ESPN)

Idaho Potato Bowl: Western Michigan vs. BYU (-12.5) (4:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Saturday, December 22

Birmingham Bowl: Memphis (-3.5) vs. Wake Forest (12:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Armed Forces Bowl: Houston vs. Army (-3) (3:30 PM ET, ESPN)

Dollar General Bowl: Buffalo (-2) vs. Troy (7:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Hawaii Bowl: Hawaii (-1) vs. Louisiana Tech (10:30 PM ET, ESPN)


Wednesday, December 26

First Responder Bowl: Boston College vs. No. 25 Boise State (-3) (1:30 PM ET, ESPN)

Quick Lane Bowl: Minnesota vs. Georgia Tech (-6) (5:15 PM ET, ESPN)

Cheez-It Bowl: California vs. TCU (PK) (9:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Thursday, December 27

Independence Bowl: Duke vs. Temple (-3.5) (1:30 PM ET, ESPN)

Pinstripe Bowl: Miami (-4) vs. Wisconsin (5:15 PM ET, ESPN)

Texas Bowl: Baylor vs. Vanderbilt (-3.5) (9:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Friday, December 28

Music City Bowl: Purdue vs. Auburn (-3.5) (1:30 PM ET, ESPN)

Camping World Bowl: No. 16 West Virginia (-1.5) vs. No. 20 Syracuse (5:15 PM ET, ESPN)

Alamo Bowl: No. 24 Iowa State vs. No. 13 Washington State (-3.5) (9:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Saturday, December 29

Peach Bowl: No. 10 Florida vs. No. 7 Michigan (-7.5) (12:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Belk Bowl: South Carolina (-4) vs. Virginia (12:00 PM ET, ABC)

Arizona Bowl: Arkansas State (-1.5) vs. Nevada (1:15 PM ET, CBS Sports Network)

Cotton Bowl (College Football Playoff Semifinal): No. 3 Notre Dame vs. No. 2 Clemson (-11.5) (4:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Orange Bowl (College Football Playoff Semifinal): No. 4 Oklahoma vs. No. 1 Alabama (-14) (8:00 PM ET, ESPN)


Monday, December 31

Military Bowl: Cincinnati (-5) vs. Virginia Tech (12:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Sun Bowl: Stanford (-6.5) vs. Pittsburgh (2:00 PM ET, CBS)

Redbox Bowl: Michigan State vs. Oregon (-3) (3:00 PM ET, Fox)

Liberty Bowl: No. 23 Missouri (-8.5) vs. Oklahoma State (3:45 PM ET, ESPN)

Holiday Bowl: No. 22 Northwestern vs. No. 17 Utah (-7) (7:00 PM ET, FS1)

Gator Bowl: NC State vs. No. 19 Texas A&M (-6) (7:30 PM ET, ESPN)


Tuesday, January 1

Outback Bowl: No. 18 Mississippi State (-7) vs. Iowa (12:00 PM ET, ESPN2)

Fiesta Bowl: No. 11 LSU (-7.5) vs. No. 8 UCF (1:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Citrus Bowl: No. 14 Kentucky vs. No. 12 Penn State (-6.5) (1:00 PM ET, ABC)

Rose Bowl: No. 9 Washington vs. No. 6 Ohio State (-6.5) (5:00 PM ET, ESPN)

Sugar Bowl: No. 15 Texas vs. No. 5 Georgia (-11) (8:45 PM ET, ESPN)

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