BetAnySports Weekend Betting Preview- Aug. 30
The Labor Day Holiday weekend marks the end of preseason in the NFL with all 32 teams playing their final game on Thursday night. It also marks the start of the new season in college football will a full slate of games on the betting board at BetAnySports over the next few days.
Heading into the final weekend in August, the race to the MLB playoffs remains white hot with a number of tight division battles highlighted by the NL West and the AL West. One of the top series this weekend pits the Arizona Diamondbacks on the road against the Los Angeles Dodgers for four games starting with Game 1 on Thursday night. The Dodgers are one game in back of Arizona in the NL West with Colorado also in the mix.
BetAnySports also has betting odds posted for continuing action in the US Open in professional tennis as well as for this weekend PGA Tour event at the TPC of Boston. You can find betting action for any number of soccer matches along with some UFC action in MMA fighting and select bouts in boxing.
The top betting ticket this weekend is wall-to-wall college football action starting with a Big Ten West Division tilt between the Northwestern Wildcats and the Purdue Boilermakers this Thursday night on ESPN at 8 p.m. Purdue is favored by one point with the total set at 53 points.
Friday night action is highlighted by an annual battle between the Pac-12’s Colorado Buffaloes and the Mountain West’s Colorado State Rams with the Buffaloes favored by 7.5 points on the road and the total set at 65. Game time on CBS Sports Network at 9:30 p.m.
The betting action really heats up on Saturday starting at 12 noon all the way to 11 p.m. at night. The first of two huge showdowns between national powers pits the Pac-12’s No. 6 Washington Huskies on the road against the SEC’s No. 9 Auburn Tigers as slight two-point underdogs. The total for this 3:30 p.m. start on ABC has been set at 48 points.
At 7:30 p.m. on NBC, the Big Ten’s No. 14 Michigan Wolverines go on the road to face the No. 12 Notre Dame Fighting Irish. BetAnySports has the Fighting Irish listed as two-point favorites with a total line of 47 points.
The featured matchup on ABC this Sunday night in a 7:30 kickoff at AT&T Stadium in Arlington is a neutral-site showdown between the ACC’s No. 8 Miami Hurricanes as 3.5-point favorites against the SEC’s No. 25 LSU Tigers. The total for this game is set at 47.