Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019
Prairie View vs. Farleigh Dickinson College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
Prairie View vs. Farleigh Dickinson—College basketball pick is Farleigh Dickinson Knights -1.5. Farleigh Dickinson a very good three point shooting team hitting on 40.5% which is fifth best in all of college basketball. This is a team that also is good at the free throw line. Knights have shot well in their past five games hitting on 50.6% with 44% from three while giving up 39% and 31.8% from beyond the arc. Team is also good scoring on the inside. Prairie View a poor shooting team from a weak conference. Panthers weak with two point defense and on the glass. Prairie View one of the smallest teams in college basketball so the Knights will be able to get their three point shots over the defense. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 Farleigh Dickinson -1.5.
Temple vs. Belmont College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
Temple vs. Belmont—College basketball free pick is Belmont Bruins -3. Belmont has won 13 of their past 14 games. Bruins are a very good shooting team as they shot 38.9% from three and 63.2% from two against the OVC conference. Team ranks 20th overall in college basketball in offensive efficiency. Temple has issues on the glass and not a good shooting team from three. Owls also weak with their two point defense. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 Belmont -3.
Hofstra vs. NC State College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
Hofstra vs. NC State—Free pick is Hofstra Pride +11. NC State not happy in the NIT as the team felt it was slighted by the NCAA Tournament committee. They played a weak non-conference schedule and it cost them early in ACC play and an NCAA Tournament berth Wolfpack struggled shooting the basketball down the stretch hitting only 38.2% with 28.9% from three. Hofstra in better shooting form as in that same span hitting on 48.3% with 38.5% from three. Don’t expect much intensity from the Wolfpack from the defensive side of the court in an NIT first round game. Hofstra 12th in the nation from three and 34th with their two point shooting. Team hits 80.2% from the free throw line ranking second best in the nation. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 Hofstra +11.
St Francis PA vs. Indiana College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
St Francis PA vs. Indiana—College basketball pick is St Francis PA +18.5. Tough to lay this many points with Indiana. Hoosiers have struggled shooting the basketball this season and it is a reason why they are in the NIT. Hoosiers in their conference was last from three hitting on only 27.5% and was poor at the free throw line. Red Flash improved their three point shooting in conference hitting on 37.9%. Team does a good job of taking care of the ball a low turnover team strong on the offensive glass. First round NIT power conference team at home is not very motivated and the defense is lacking. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 St Francis PA +18.5.
Loyola Chicago vs. Creighton College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
Loyola Chicago vs. Creighton—College basketball pick is Creighton Blue Jays -9. This one team in the power conference that will show up in the NIT. Blue Jays a very good shooting team at home converting on 49.8% with 41.1% from three point range. They also make their free throws. Loyola Chicago struggled with defense this season. Ramblers also poor on the offensive glass and free throw. What was really striking is that Loyola Chicago defensive got worse in Horizon League play where they allowed 40.3% from three worst in conference and 50.9% with two point shooting second worse. That is a bad resume for facing Creighton on the road who has a very good fan base. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 Creighton -9.
South Dakota St vs. Texas College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
South Dakota St vs. Texas—College basketball free pick South Dakota St Jackrabbits +9. Texas must be disappointed to be playing in the NIT Tournament. They pay a lot of money to their head coach and have their own network television station. They hit the skids down the stretch losing three straight and five of their past six games. Their form bad as in their past five games shooting 41.5% while giving up 46.3% with 44.8% from three. Longhorns also struggled making threes. South Dakota St was upset in the Summit League tournament. This is a very good shooting team ranking third in the nation from three hitting at 41.5% with 56.5% with their two point shots. They also are 11th in the nation from the free throw line. A power conference at team at home in a first round NIT game at home often lacks defensive intensity and are upset victims. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 South Dakota St +9.
Arkansas vs. Providence College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
Arkansas vs. Providence—Free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks +5.5. Arkansas battled some very good teams in the SEC conference. They did manage road wins at LSU and Texas A&M on the season. Razorbacks found their shooting touch down the stretch of the season as in their past five games shot 45.3% with 46.7% from three. Team did force turnovers on defense in conference. Providence a young team in the Big East which is not quite as strong as the SEC. Friars started five seniors last year and couldn’t rebuild the team into the NCAA Tournament. Friars last in the Big East in offensive efficiency. They were last in two, three and free throw shooting against the Big East. Power conference home teams in first round NIT games usually don’t bring intensity on defense. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 Arkansas +5.5.
Dayton vs. Colorado College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/19/2019
Dayton vs. Colorado—College basketball pick Colorado Buffaloes -4.5. Colorado in high elevation always a tough spot for the visiting team. Colorado has won six straight on their home court covering five of those games. Buffaloes were strong on the glass in PAC 12 play and with two point shooting along with defense. They also make their free throws. Flyers are weak on the glass and with their three and free throw shooting. Buffaloes home court key in this spot. Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/19/2019 Colorado -4.5.