College Football

How America is picking the Pinstripe Bowl

It should be a Yankee Doodle Dandy ... or not

Without prognostications and point-spreads, college football would be college lacrosse and ESPN would be airing monster truck extravaganzas instead of third-tier bowl games.

That said, here are some views on Wednesday’s Iowa-Boston College Pinstripe Bowl clash:

Yahoo Sports: The two panelists say Iowa, 9-6 and 21-17

Ryan Mayer, Iowa to cover the 3-point spread

Boston Herald: Boston College and the 2.5 points

Teddy Greenstein, Chicago Tribune: BC and the 2.5 points

Adam Rittenberg, Iowa, 19-16

Pete Fiutak, College Football News: Iowa, 19-16 (yes, another 19-16)

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Tom Fornelli, Iowa, and gives 3.5 points

Bill Bender, The Sporting News: Iowa, 23-17

Dallas Morning News: Four of the seven panelists pick Iowa to win

Kyle Koster, The Big Lead: BC, 30-17



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