Matt Rooney

Matt Rooney

Sports Writer

Chicago, Illinois

Member Since: 13 Jun 2022

Summary
Matt comes from Chicago and has lived in the area his whole life. Graduated from and played football at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL while also serving as the director of student sports broadcasting. He writes for Betsperts as well as appears on several shows across the network.
Experience
Matt has experience wagering on all sports, but has an expertise in the NHL, MLB, NFL and College Football. He has written for Betsperts since May of 2021 and serves as the Digital Content Manager in addition to his writer and on-air duties.

More from Matt Rooney

Louisville vs. Cincinnati Wasabi Fenway Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 17, 2022
The Wasabi Fenway Bowl will feature a matchup between the Louisville Cardinals and the Cincinnati Bearcats. Louisville vs. Cincinnati Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 2.5 points, with sportsbooks listing Louisville as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Louisville has -133 odds to pick up the win, while Cincinnati […]
South Alabama vs. Western Kentucky R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 21, 2022
The South Alabama Jaguars will meet the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl. South Alabama vs. Western Kentucky Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 7.5 points, with oddsmakers listing South Alabama as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, South Alabama has -308 odds to pick […]
UAB vs. Miami (OH) Hometown Lenders Bahamas Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 16, 2022
The UAB Blazers will play the Miami (OH) RedHawks in the Hometown Lenders Bahamas Bowl. UAB vs. Miami (OH) Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 9.5 points, with oddsmakers listing UAB as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, UAB has -396 odds to pick up the win, while Miami […]
Navy vs. Army Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 10, 2022
The Army Black Knights (5-6) and the Navy Midshipmen (4-7) head to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to square off at Lincoln Financial Field. Navy vs. Army Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with sportsbooks listing Navy as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Navy has -123 odds to pick […]
Oregon State vs. Florida SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 17, 2022
The SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl will see the Oregon State Beavers play the Florida Gators. Oregon State vs. Florida Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 10 points, with bookmakers listing Oregon State as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Oregon State has -362 odds to pick up the […]
Minnesota vs. Syracuse Bad Boy Mowers Pinstripe Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 29, 2022
The Minnesota Golden Gophers will meet the Syracuse Orange in the Bad Boy Mowers Pinstripe Bowl. Minnesota vs. Syracuse Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 7.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Minnesota as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Minnesota has -286 odds to pick up the win, while Syracuse […]
SMU vs. BYU New Mexico Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 17, 2022
The SMU Mustangs will play the BYU Cougars in the New Mexico Bowl. SMU vs. BYU Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with bookmakers listing SMU as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, SMU has -119 odds to pick up the win, while BYU is listed at […]
Bowling Green vs. New Mexico State Quick Lane Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 26, 2022
The Quick Lane Bowl will feature a matchup between the Bowling Green Falcons and the New Mexico State Aggies. Bowling Green vs. New Mexico State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 2 points, with oddsmakers listing Bowling Green as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Bowling Green has -129 […]
Troy vs. UTSA Duluth Trading Cure Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 16, 2022
The Troy Trojans will meet the UTSA Roadrunners in the Duluth Trading Cure Bowl. Troy vs. UTSA Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1 point, with sportsbooks listing Troy as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Troy has -116 odds to pick up the win, while UTSA is listed […]
Ole Miss vs. Texas Tech Taxact Texas Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 28, 2022
The Taxact Texas Bowl will feature a matchup between the Ole Miss Rebels and the Texas Tech Red Raiders. Ole Miss vs. Texas Tech Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 4 points, with sportsbooks listing Ole Miss as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Ole Miss has -181 odds […]
Kentucky vs. Iowa Transperfect Music City Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 31, 2022
The Transperfect Music City Bowl will feature a matchup between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Iowa Hawkeyes. Kentucky vs. Iowa Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 2 points, with oddsmakers listing Kentucky as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Kentucky has -126 odds to pick up the win, while […]
Clemson vs. Tennessee Capital One Orange Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 30, 2022
The Clemson Tigers will play the Tennessee Volunteers in the Capital One Orange Bowl. Clemson vs. Tennessee Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with sportsbooks listing Clemson as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Clemson has -256 odds to pick up the win, while Tennessee is listed […]
Maryland vs. NC State Duke’s Mayo Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 30, 2022
The Maryland Terrapins will meet the NC State Wolf Pack in the Duke’s Mayo Bowl. Maryland vs. NC State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with bookmakers listing Maryland as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Maryland has -121 odds to pick up the win, while NC […]
San Jose State vs. Eastern Michigan Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 20, 2022
The San Jose State Spartans will play the Eastern Michigan Eagles in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. San Jose State vs. Eastern Michigan Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 3.5 points, with sportsbooks listing San Jose State as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, San Jose State has -174 […]
Oregon vs. North Carolina San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 28, 2022
The Oregon Ducks will meet the North Carolina Tar Heels in the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl. Oregon vs. North Carolina Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 12 points, with sportsbooks listing Oregon as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Oregon has -477 odds to pick up […]
Houston vs. Louisiana Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 23, 2022
The Houston Cougars will meet the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns in the Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl. Houston vs. Louisiana Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 6.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Houston as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Houston has -244 odds to pick up the win, while Louisiana is […]
Georgia Southern vs. Buffalo Camellia Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 27, 2022
The Camellia Bowl will feature a matchup between the Georgia Southern Eagles and the Buffalo Bulls. Georgia Southern vs. Buffalo Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 3.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Georgia Southern as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Georgia Southern has -166 odds to pick up the […]
Mississippi State vs. Illinois Reliaquest Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – January 2, 2023
The Mississippi State Bulldogs will play the Illinois Fighting Illini in the Reliaquest Bowl. Mississippi State vs. Illinois Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1 point, with bookmakers listing Mississippi State as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Mississippi State has -123 odds to pick up the win, while […]
Georgia vs. Ohio State CFP Semifinal At TheChick-fil-A Peach Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 31, 2022
The No. 1 Georgia Bulldogs (13-0) and No. 4 Ohio State Buckeyes (11-1) will play in the Peach Bowl for a spot in the College Football Playoff National Championship. Georgia vs. Ohio State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with sportsbooks listing Georgia as the favorites. Moneyline As […]
Wisconsin vs. Oklahoma State Guaranteed Rate Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 27, 2022
The Guaranteed Rate Bowl will feature a matchup between the Wisconsin Badgers and the Oklahoma State Cowboys. Wisconsin vs. Oklahoma State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with sportsbooks listing Wisconsin as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Wisconsin has -150 odds to pick up the win, […]
UCLA vs. Pittsburgh Tony The Tiger Sun Bowl Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 30, 2022
The UCLA Bruins will meet the Pittsburgh Panthers in the Tony The Tiger Sun Bowl. UCLA vs. Pittsburgh Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with bookmakers listing UCLA as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, UCLA has -272 odds to pick up the win, while Pittsburgh is […]
USC vs. Tulane Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Prediction: Picks & Start Time – January 2, 2023
The USC Trojans will play the Tulane Green Wave in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic. USC vs. Tulane Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 2 points, with sportsbooks listing USC as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, USC has -132 odds to pick up the win, while Tulane is […]
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Clemson vs. North Carolina ACC Championship Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 3, 2022
The ACC Championship Game is between the No. 10 Clemson Tigers (10-2) and the No. 24 North Carolina Tar Heels (9-3). Clemson vs. North Carolina Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 7.5 points, with sportsbooks listing Clemson as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Clemson has -302 odds to […]
Michigan vs. Purdue Big Ten Championship Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 3, 2022
The No. 2 Michigan Wolverines (12-0) and Purdue Boilermakers (8-4) will square off in in the Big Ten Championship Game. Michigan vs. Purdue Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 16 points, with bookmakers listing Michigan as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Michigan has -911 odds to pick up […]
TCU vs. Kansas State Big 12 Championship Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 3, 2022
The No. 3 TCU Horned Frogs (12-0) and No. 13 Kansas State Wildcats (9-3) will play in the Big 12 Championship Game. TCU vs. Kansas State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with oddsmakers listing TCU as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, TCU has -124 odds […]
Buffalo vs. Akron Prediction: Picks & Start Time – December 2, 2022
The Buffalo Bulls (5-6) face a MAC matchup against the Akron Zips (2-9). Buffalo vs. Akron Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 11.5 points, with sportsbooks listing Buffalo as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Buffalo has -447 odds to pick up the win, while Akron is listed at […]
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BYU vs. Stanford Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
It’ll be the BYU Cougars (6-5) versus the Stanford Cardinal (3-8) in college football play at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, California. BYU vs. Stanford Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 6.5 points, with bookmakers listing BYU as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, BYU has -236 odds to pick […]
Louisiana vs. Texas State Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
Sun Belt foes will clash when the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns (5-6) meet the Texas State Bobcats (4-7). Louisiana vs. Texas State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 5 points, with bookmakers listing Louisiana as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Louisiana has -202 odds to pick up the win, […]
Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
Big 12 foes will clash when the Oklahoma Sooners (6-5) face the Texas Tech Red Raiders (6-5). Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 2 points, with bookmakers listing Oklahoma as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Oklahoma has -127 odds to pick up the win, […]
Pittsburgh vs. Miami Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
ACC opponents will do battle when the Pittsburgh Panthers (7-4) battle the Miami Hurricanes (5-6) at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. Pittsburgh vs. Miami Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 6.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Pittsburgh as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Pittsburgh has -258 odds […]
TCU vs. Iowa State Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
Big 12 rivals will clash when the No. 4 TCU Horned Frogs (11-0) face the Iowa State Cyclones (4-7). TCU vs. Iowa State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 9.5 points, with sportsbooks listing TCU as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, TCU has -349 odds to pick up […]
Tennessee vs. Vanderbilt Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The No. 9 Tennessee Volunteers (9-2) face an SEC matchup with the Vanderbilt Commodores (5-6). Tennessee vs. Vanderbilt Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 14 points, with sportsbooks listing Tennessee as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Tennessee has -551 odds to pick up the win, while Vanderbilt is […]
Penn State vs. Michigan State Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The Land Grant Trophy is on the line when the No. 11 Penn State Nittany Lions (9-2) and the Michigan State Spartans (5-6) take the field. Penn State vs. Michigan State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 19.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Penn State as the favorites. Moneyline As for […]
UCF vs. South Florida Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
AAC opponents will do battle when the No. 25 UCF Knights (8-3) face the South Florida Bulls (1-10) at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. UCF vs. South Florida Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 20 points, with bookmakers listing UCF as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, UCF […]
Utah vs. Colorado Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The No. 14 Utah Utes (8-3) face a Pac-12 matchup with the Colorado Buffaloes (1-10). Utah vs. Colorado Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 29.5 points, with sportsbooks listing Utah as the favorites. Over/Under Finally, the total for the game is set at 52.5 points. Game Info How to Watch […]
Air Force vs. San Diego State Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
MWC opponents will do battle when the Air Force Falcons (8-3) face the San Diego State Aztecs (7-4) at Snapdragon Stadium in San Diego, California. Air Force vs. San Diego State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with sportsbooks listing Air Force as the favorites. Moneyline As for […]
Appalachian State vs. Georgia Southern Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
Sun Belt opponents will meet when the Appalachian State Mountaineers (6-5) meet the Georgia Southern Eagles (5-6). Appalachian State vs. Georgia Southern Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 6 points, with bookmakers listing Appalachian State as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Appalachian State has -231 odds to pick […]
Purdue vs. Indiana Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
Big Ten opponents will meet when the Purdue Boilermakers (7-4) meet the Indiana Hoosiers (4-7). Purdue vs. Indiana Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 10.5 points, with bookmakers listing Purdue as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Purdue has -405 odds to pick up the win, while Indiana is […]
Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The Oklahoma State Cowboys (7-4) and West Virginia Mountaineers (4-7) will face each other in clash of Big 12 opponents at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 8 points, with oddsmakers listing Oklahoma State as the favorites. Moneyline As […]
East Carolina vs. Temple Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The East Carolina Pirates (6-5) face an AAC matchup against the Temple Owls (3-8). East Carolina vs. Temple Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 10 points, with oddsmakers listing East Carolina as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, East Carolina has -405 odds to pick up the win, while […]
Georgia vs. Georgia Tech Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The No. 1 Georgia Bulldogs (11-0) and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (5-6) square off in Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate. Georgia vs. Georgia Tech Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 35.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Georgia as the favorites. Over/Under Finally, the total for the game is set at 49 points. […]
Troy vs. Arkansas State Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The Troy Trojans (9-2) have a Sun Belt matchup against the Arkansas State Red Wolves (3-8). Troy vs. Arkansas State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 13.5 points, with bookmakers listing Troy as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Troy has -603 odds to pick up the win, while […]
Illinois vs. Northwestern Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The Illinois Fighting Illini (7-4) and the Northwestern Wildcats (1-10) meet to try to take home the Land of Lincoln Trophy. Illinois vs. Northwestern Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 14.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Illinois as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Illinois has -655 odds to pick […]
Liberty vs. New Mexico State Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
FBS Independent opponents will clash when the Liberty Flames (8-3) meet the New Mexico State Aggies (4-6). Liberty vs. New Mexico State Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 24 points, with bookmakers listing Liberty as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Liberty has -4243 odds to pick up the […]
Ohio State vs. Michigan Prediction: Picks & Start Time – November 26, 2022
The No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes (11-0) and the No. 3 Michigan Wolverines (11-0) meet in the 2022 edition of The Game. Ohio State vs. Michigan Odds Point Spread The spread for this matchup is set at 8 points, with bookmakers listing Ohio State as the favorites. Moneyline As for the moneyline, Ohio State has […]