The Boston College Eagles will take on the Massachusetts Minutemen at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday at Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium. Boston College is coming off a 51-0 win over Colgate in its season opener, while UMass is coming off a 51-7 drubbing at the hands of Pittsburgh. The programs have played 28 times previously with Boston College holding a 22-5-1 all-time advantage in the series.

That includes winning and covering all four head-to-head meetings during the 2010s, with Boston College most recently winning 55-21 as 20-point favorites in 2018. The Eagles are favored by 37 points in the latest Boston College vs. UMass odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 58. Before entering any Massachusetts vs. Boston College picks, you'll want to see the college football predictions from the model at SportsLine.

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Now, the model has set its sights on Boston College vs. UMass. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college football odds for UMass vs. Boston College:

  • Boston College vs. UMass spread: BC -37
  • Boston College vs. UMass over-under: 58 points

What you need to know about UMass

The evening started off rough for UMass last week, and it ended that way, too. They were dealt a punishing 51-7 defeat at the hands of the Pittsburgh Panthers. UMass was in a tough position by the half, with the score already sitting at 23-0. The only offensive touchdown came on a rush from QB Tyler Lytle.

The team is now 1-16 under head coach Walt Bell and was out-gained by 388 yards (597-209) in last week's loss. Gerrell Johnson had five tackles and a forced fumble while Avien Peah also had five tackles and a fumble recovery in the game.

What you need to know about Boston College

Meanwhile, BC beat the Colgate Raiders last week and took the game 51-0. QB Phil Jurkovec had a stellar game for the Eagles as he passed for three touchdowns and 332 yards on 27 attempts in addition to picking up 61 yards on the ground. Jurkovec's 51-yard touchdown toss to TE Trae Barry in the second quarter made for one of the most memorable moments of the day.

After catching 56 passes for 892 yards and scoring a total of 10 touchdowns a season ago, Zay Flowers reestablished himself as Jurkovec's favorite target in Week 1. He caught seven passes for 135 yards and a score and he'll be a serious challenge for a UMass defense that gave up 375 passing yards to Pitt last week.

How to make UMass vs. Boston College picks

The model has simulated Boston College vs. UMass 10,000 times and the results are in. It is leaning over on the total and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in almost 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

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