#22 WEST VIRGINIA (-7.5) 29 Connecticut 20
This is an emotional game for Connecticut players after last weekend's fatal stabbing of teammate Jasper Howard.
It's uncertain how the Huskies will play after being so distracted all week but also playing with a lot of emotion, but it's pretty certain that they'll miss Howard's on field contributions. Howard was 3rd on the team in tackles and was also a good cover cornerback. My math model favors West Virginia by 9 points and I'll lean with the Mountaineers.
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