Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/23/2020
UTSA vs. North Texas College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/23/2020
UTSA vs. North Texas—College basketball free pick is North Texas Mean Green -10. Backed this Mean Green team in their 20 point home win to Rice. North Texas has won eight of their past nine games. They have pounded their three opponents at home in Conference USA by 18 or greater points. At home the Mean Green is hitting on 48.9% from the field with 40.4% from three. Defensively the numbers are good too with the team holding opponents to 38.6% and 28.4% from three point range. Tough to back UTSA as the team is 1-7 straight up on the road as they shoot just 36.9% with 27.9% from three point distance. Mean Green has covered ten of eleven games. Against conference USA the Mean Green has won and covered six of seven converting on 50.5% from the field. Offensive and defensively the Roadrunners have struggled around the basket as they lack size. Play North Texas -10.
Pepperdine vs. Santa Clara College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/23/2020
Pepperdine vs. Santa Clara—Free pick Santa Clara -3.5. The Broncos are a perfect 15-0 straight up on their home court. They have played well their shooting 51.3% with 39.3% from three while limiting opponents to 38.2% overall. Broncos do have a road win at Saint Mary’s. Pepperdine has not defended well on the road surrendering 48.1% with 41% from three. The Waves have not shot well against the WCC at 42%. Strength against weakness angle here. Season wide Pepperdine near the bottom in defending threes at 39% and that goes against a very good three point shooting team in Santa Clara. Play Santa Clara -3.5.
UCLA vs. Oregon St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/23/2020
UCLA vs. Oregon St—College basketball pick is UCLA Bruins +7.5. Oregon St has lost and failed to cover three of their past four after a 13 point loss at Washington St on Saturday. Beavers do have a six point home loss to Arizona St. UCLA bounced back with a ten point home win to California on Sunday covering that game. On the road in PAC 12 play the Bruins have a win at Washington and forced Washington St into overtime. Tough to lay points with Oregon St based on their defense against the PAC 12 where they allow 46.9% with 40.2% from three point range. Bruins do defend better in conference limiting opponents to 43.9%. Oregon St near the bottom against the conference shooting threes. Play UCLA +7.5.