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Sports Betting Spotlight: College bowls preview

Matt Youmans, Kelly Stewart and Golden Nugget sports book director Tony Miller preview the college football bowl season.

Matt Youmans, Las Vegas Review-Journal

  • Memphis (+5) over Western Kentucky, (Boca Raton Bowl, Dec. 20)
  • Idaho (+13.5) over Colorado State, (Idaho Potato Bowl, Dec. 22)
  • Oklahoma State (+3) over Colorado, (Alamo Bowl, Dec. 29)
  • Florida (-2) over Iowa, (Outback Bowl, Jan. 2)
  • Best Bet: Louisville (+3) over Louisiana State, (Citrus Bowl, Dec. 31)

Kelly Stewart, @kellyinvegas

  • Arkansas State (+6) over Central Florida, (Cure Bowl, Saturday)
  • Idaho (+13.5) over Colorado State, (Idaho Potato Bowl, Dec. 22)
  • West Virginia (+3) over Miami, (Russell Athletic Bowl, Dec. 28)
  • Wake Forest (+12) over Temple, (Military Bowl, Dec. 27)
  • Best Bet: Michigan (-7) over Florida State, (Orange Bowl, Dec. 30)

Tony Miller, Golden Nugget sports book

  • West Virginia (+3) over Miami, (Russell Athletic Bowl, Dec. 28)
  • Florida State (+7) over Michigan, (Orange Bowl, Dec. 30)
  • Oklahoma (-3) over Auburn, (Sugar Bowl, Jan. 2)
  • Southern California (-7) over Penn State, (Rose Bowl, Jan. 2)
  • Best Bet: Temple (-12) over Wake Forest, (Military Bowl, Dec. 27)
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