Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/21/2020
Butler vs. Villanova College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/21/2020
Butler at Villanova—College basketball pick is Butler Bulldogs +4. Villanova has failed to cover their past two home games in close wins to DePaul and Connecticut. Wildcats have not shot the ball well in conference hitting only 40.5% and 31.5% from three. Butler has shot and defended better than Villanova against the Big East where they have held opponents to 38.5% and 28.2% from beyond the arc. They have played well but look to respond off back to back losses. Wildcats have not been strong defending around the bucket. Bulldogs have scored well against the Big East around the bucket and have been great on the glass. Butler can clean up the turnovers. Play Butler +4.
Kansas St vs. Kansas College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/21/2020
Kansas State at Kansas—College basketball free pick is Kansas St +15. Just think it is a bit too many points to lay with Kansas in this spot. Jayhawks have been held to 66 points or fewer in four of their past five games. They have failed to cover their past two at home. Against the Big 12 the Jayhawks shooting only 44.7% with 33.8% from three. The free throw shooting is poor at 66.5%. We are not seeing the usual shooting percentages from Kansas as in the past where they were once near 50% overall and 40% from three. Will lean on the Wildcats defense that has held conference opponents to 42.2% and 33.6% from three. In conference Kansas St has been good around the basket. Wildcats can build from an 84-68 home win to a very good West Virginia team behind 59% shooting. Play Kansas St +15.
Georgia vs. Kentucky College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/21/2020
Georgia at Kentucky—Free pick is Kentucky Wildcats -11.5. Want nothing to do with Georgia on the road. They have had ugly losses by 20 at Arizona St, 22 at Auburn and 32 at Mississippi St on Saturday. Georgia is last in defensive efficiency against the SEC. They are allowing 60.5% shooting from two point defense which is troublesome against the big frames of the Kentucky Wildcats. Against the SEC Georgia is shooting 41.8% with 27.7% from three while surrendering 51.2% shooting. Kentucky has quietly improved their three point shooting hitting on 40.3% in SEC play. They come off a good win at Arkansas 73-66. Wildcats second best against the SEC in defensive efficiency. Play Kentucky -11.5.
Miami vs. Duke College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/21/2020
Miami at Duke—College basketball pick is Duke Blue Devils -17.5. These teams met back on January 4th with Duke pounding Miami 95-62. Forget about the revenge angle because Duke is coming off back to back losses to Clemson on the road and home to Louisville. Blue Devils have pounded the lower tier ACC teams with wins by 14 at Virginia Tech, home by 39 to Boston College and at home to Georgia Tech by 31 points. Duke the tops in offensive efficiency against the ACC and second defensively. Hurricanes against the ACC is shooting only 40.4% and giving up 46.9% from three. Blue Devils against the ACC is shooting 50.2% with 37.8% from three. Blue Devils outscoring teams by 21 at home. Play Duke -17.5.