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Clay Travis College Football 2023 Week 7 Picks

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Last week was rough for Clay Travis, going 7-9 to run his season record back to .500 at 43-43. But he’s got 14 winners picked out for this week’s college football action to get back on track. Let’s dive into Travis’ picks for Week 7 of college football.

Clay Travis’ Week 7 College Football Picks

  • Michigan State at Rutgers -5.5 and the under 40.5
  • Texas A&M at Tennessee -3.5, and the under 56.5
  • Florida at South Carolina -2
  • Oregon at Washington -2
  • Illinois at Maryland -13.5
  • Iowa at Wisconsin under 36.5
  • Louisville at Pittsburgh +7.5
  • Miami at North Carolina -3.5
  • Mizzou +2.5 at Kentucky, and the over 52.5
  • Southern California at Notre Dame -2, and the under 61.5

Michigan State at Rutgers -5.5 and the under 40.5

Travis believes that once Michigan State fired coach Mel Tucker, their season was over. Since his firing, the Spartans have lost 3 straight games by large margins and scored very little.

He thinks Rutgers wins 24-7, easily covering the -5.5 spread and going under the 40.5 total for a double win.

Texas A&M at Tennessee -3.5, Texas A&M at Tennessee under 56.5

Travis feels both teams have good defenses and run games, so it will be a lower scoring defensive battle similar to Texas A&M vs Alabama last week. He thinks Tennessee’s two weeks to prepare at home gives them the edge to win by a touchdown, something like 27-20.

Florida at South Carolina -2

Travis believes South Carolina will rebound after tough losses and win at home. He thinks Florida isn’t very good this year, so he is guaranteeing a South Carolina win by a touchdown.

Oregon at Washington -2

Travis believes Washington’s home crowd will give them the edge in this matchup of Pac-12 unbeatens. He sees Washington winning a close one, 34-31 behind Michael Penix Jr outplaying Bo Nix.

Illinois at Maryland -13.5

Travis loves betting on Maryland. He thinks their offense will score plenty while Illinois struggles to score, leading to a Maryland win by 20.

Iowa at Wisconsin under 36.5

Travis expects an ugly, low-scoring snoozefest similar to Iowa vs Purdue last week. He sees Wisconsin winning 17-13.

Louisville at Pittsburgh +7.5

Travis thinks Louisville will have a letdown after their big home win last week. He expects Louisville to struggle on the road, making it a close game with Pittsburgh covering the 7.5 spread.

Miami at North Carolina -3.5

Travis believes Miami will have a hangover from their heartbreaking loss last week. He expects North Carolina to win at home by 10 behind quarterback Drake Maye.

Mizzou +2.5 at Kentucky, Mizzou at Kentucky over 52.5

Travis loves the over in this matchup, expecting both defenses to struggle and a lot of points. He also likes Mizzou as an underdog to win outright.

Southern California at Notre Dame -2, Southern California at Notre Dame under 61.5

Travis expects Notre Dame to slow the game down and win a low scoring affair by a late field goal, 31-28. So he likes Notre Dame covering the small spread and the under hitting.

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