A Conference USA battle is on tap Saturday between the Florida Atlantic Owls and the Charlotte 49ers at 4 p.m. ET at FAU Stadium. Charlotte is 0-1 this season, while Florida Atlantic has yet to play in 2020. The 49ers are 4-1 against the spread in their last five conference games. The Owls, meanwhile, are 4-0 against the spread in their last four home games.
]The under is 5-1 in Florida Atlantic's last six games against a team with a losing record. The Owls are favored by 6.5-points in the latest Florida Atlantic vs. Charlotte odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 62.5. Before you make any Charlotte vs. Florida Atlantic picks, check out the college football predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $4,000 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. It is a sizzling 16-2 on top-rated picks through four weeks of the 2020 college football season, returning over $1,100 in profit already. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.
Now, the model has set its sights on Charlotte vs. Florida Atlantic. You can visit SportsLine now to see the picks. Here are the college football odds from William Hill and trends for Florida Atlantic vs. Charlotte:
- Charlotte vs. FAU spread: FAU -6.5
- Charlotte vs. FAU over-under: 62.5 points
- Charlotte vs. FAU money line: FAU -230, Charlotte +195
- CHA: The 49ers are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games as an underdog.
- FAU: The Owls are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games.
What you need to know about Florida Atlantic
Florida Atlantic's offseason was tumultuous, as Taggart replaced Lane Kiffin -- who moved onto Ole Miss -- and 2019 starting quarterback Chris Robison left the team. Nick Tronti is expected to get the start at quarterback for the Owls on Saturday. Tronti completed 17-of-22 pass attempts for 180 yards and two touchdowns in 2019. He also ran the ball 51 times for 239 yards and two scores.
What you need to know about Charlotte
The 49ers lost their season opener on Sept. 12, falling to Appalachian State 35-20. Quarterback Chris Reynolds completed just 11-of-30 pass attempts for 140 yards and threw two interceptions in the loss. Running back Tre Harbison rushed 17 times for 87 yards and a touchdown.
How to make Florida Atlantic vs. Charlotte picks
SportsLine's model is leaning under on the total, with Charlotte's Reynolds throwing for just over 200 yards. It has also generated an against-the-spread pick that cashes in over 60 percent of simulations. You can only get the pick at SportsLine.
So who wins FAU vs. Charlotte? And which side of the spread hits over 60 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Charlotte vs. Florida Atlantic spread to jump on Saturday, all from the advanced model that is up over $4,000 on its top-rated college football spread picks, and find out.