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2011 College Football Season-to-Date

Upsets, Picks, Predictions and Performance
WhatIfSports.com
January 10, 2012

Each Monday morning, we publish our College Football Predictions for every DI FBS game of the upcoming week. Below is a breakdown of our prediction performance (whether our favored team actually wins), as well as some our Upset of the Week (a team we pick to win outright that is an underdog) and Lock of the Week (the team that wins the highest percentage against the spread).

All of our college football content, including our most recent College Football Power Rankings and links to the Preseason Previews are located here.

You can review our 2010 college football prediction accuracy here. We finished with a winning percentage of 75.5 on the season.

Overall Performance (through 12/10/11)
Record
Winning Percentage 74.5% (579-198)
Top 25 Winning Percentage: 78.1% (243-68)
Game of the Week10-6
Upset of the Week7-6
Link to 2011 College Football Content


College Football Bowl Season
Overall Winning Percentage: 68.6% (24-11)
Link to 2011 Bowl Predictions

College Football Week 14
Overall Winning Percentage: 82.6% (19-4)*
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 64.7% (11-6)
Games of the Week: Wisconsin over Michigan State (correct, Wisconsin won 42-39)
Games of the Week II: Oregon over UCLA (correct, Oregon won 49-31)
Link to Week 14 College Football Picks
NOTE: *includes Army vs. Navy prediction from Week 15

College Football Week 13
Overall Winning Percentage: 74.1 (40-14)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 86.4 (19-3)
Game of the Week: LSU 31 - Arkansas 25 (correct, LSU won 41-17)
Upset of the Week: Clemson (+4) covers over South Carolina (incorrect, South Carolina won 34-13)
Link to Week 13 College Football Picks

College Football Week 12
Overall Winning Percentage: 78.3% (47-13)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 64.0% (16-9)
Game of the Week: Nebraska 27 - Michigan 24 (incorrect, Michigan won 45-17)
Upset of the Week: Nebraska (+3) covers over Michigan (incorrect, Michigan won 45-17)
Link to Week 12 College Football Picks

College Football Week 11
Overall Winning Percentage: 56.1% (32-25)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 66.7% (16-8)
Game of the Week: Stanford 33 - Oregon 31 (incorrect, Oregon won 53-30)
Upset of the Week: Kentucky (+11) covers over Vanderbilt (incorrect, Vanderbilt won 38-8)
Link to Week 11 College Football Picks

College Football Week 10
Overall Winning Percentage: 64.2% (34-19)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 70.0% (14-6)
Game of the Week: Alabama 25 - LSU 23 (incorrect, LSU won 9-6)
Upset of the Week: Pitt (+2.5) covers over Cincinnati (incorrect, Cincinnati won 26-23)
Link to Week 10 College Football Picks

College Football Week 9
Overall Winning Percentage: 74.1% (40-14)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 72.7% (16-6)
Game of the Week: Oklahoma 38 - Kansas State 24 (correct, Oklahoma won 58-17)
Upset of the Week: Syracuse (+3) covers over Louisville (incorrect, Louisville won 27-10)
Link to Week 9 College Football Picks

College Football Week 8
Overall Winning Percentage: 65.4% (34-18)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 76.2% (16-5)
Game of the Week: Wisconsin 36 - Michigan State 24 (incorrect, Michigan State won 37-31)
Upset of the Week: Fresno State (+10.5) covers over Nevada (correct, Nevada won 45-38)
Link to Week 8 College Football Picks

College Football Week 7
Overall Winning Percentage: 78.0% (39-11)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 85.7% (18-3)
Game of the Week: Michigan 32 - Michigan State 31 (incorrect, Michigan State won 28-14)
Upset of the Week: Utah (+6.5) covers over Pitt (correct, Utah won 26-14)
Link to Week 7 College Football Picks

College Football Week 6
Overall Winning Percentage: 80.8% (42-10)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 91.7% (22-2)
Game of the Week: Oklahoma 33 - Texas 22 (correct, Oklahoma won 55-17)
Upset of the Week: Southern Miss (+1) covers over Navy (correct, Southern Miss won 63-35)
Link to Week 6 College Football Picks

College Football Week 5
Overall Winning Percentage: 70.9% (39-16)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 72.7% (16-6)
Game of the Week: Wisconsin 28 - Nebraska 19 (correct, Wisconsin won 48-17
Upset of the Week: Clemson (+7) covers over Virginia Tech (correct, Clemson won 23-3)
Link to Week 5 College Football Picks

College Football Week 4
Overall Winning Percentage: 75.0% (45-15)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 83.3% (20-4)
Game of the Week: Oklahoma State 38 - Texas A&M 35 (correct, Oklahoma State won 30-29)
Upset of the Week: USC (+3) covers over Arizona State (incorrect, Arizona State won 43-22)
Link to Week 4 College Football Picks

College Football Week 3
Overall Winning Percentage: 75.0% (48-16)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 88.0% (22-3)
Game of the Week: Oklahoma 33 - Florida State 31 (correct, Oklahoma won 23-13)
Upset of the Week: Utah (+6.5) covers over BYU (correct, Utah won 54-10)
Link to Week 3 College Football Picks

College Football Week 2
Overall Winning Percentage: 76.9% (50-15)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 81.0% (17-4)
Game of the Week: Notre Dame 31 - Michigan 29 (incorrect, Michigan won 35-31)
Upset of the Week: Missouri (+7.5) covers over Arizona State (correct, Arizona State won 37-30)
Link to Week 2 College Football Picks

College Football Week 1
Overall Winning Percentage: 89.7% (70-8)
AP Top 25 Winning Percentage: 87.0% (20-3)
Game of the Week: Boise State 35 - Georgia 30 (correct, Boise State won 35-21)
Upset of the Week: Maryland (+5.5) covers over Miami (FL) (correct, Maryland won 32-24)
Link to Week 1 College Football Picks



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