Free College Basketball Picks For Today 2/18/2020
Illinois vs. Penn St College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/18/2020
Illinois vs. Penn St—College basketball pick is Penn St Nittany Lions -6.5. Illinois is struggled right now as the team has lost four straight failing to cover three of those games. Past five games Fighting Illini shooting only 35.6% with 30.5% from three while allowing 45% shooting. Penn St has won and covered eight straight after their 77-61 home win to Northwestern. In that span of five games the Nittany Lions are shooting 45.9% with 41.3% from beyond the arc. They are number one against the Big Ten in offensive efficiency. Illinois 13th in three point shooting and 14th and last against conference opponents in two point shooting. Play Penn St -6.5.
Purdue vs. Wisconsin College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/18/2020
Purdue vs. Wisconsin—College basketball free pick is Wisconsin Badgers -4. Wisconsin has been a strong home team sitting at 1-1 straight up on the season. They have won and covered their past two at home to Ohio St and Michigan St. At home the Badgers are connecting on 45.8% with 39.7% from three while holding opponents to 40.1% overall. Purdue is 3-7 straight up on the road where they shoot only 37.6% and 27.4% from three point range. Recent road losses on the road in the Big Ten came by 16 at Ohio St, 7 at Rutgers, 7 at Maryland, 15 at Michigan, 26 at Illinois and 14 at a bad Nebraska team. They sit near the bottom against the Big Ten in two point shooting and defense as well as the free throw line where they make only 65.9%. Play Wisconsin -4.
Oklahoma St vs. West Virginia College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/18/2020
Oklahoma St vs. West Virginia—College basketball free pick is Oklahoma St and West Virginia to play under the total of 136. Tough spot for the Cowboys heading into a tough place to play in on the road at West Virginia. Oklahoma St has struggled offensively against the Big 12 where they average 61.9 points and 38.6% shooting. They are worst against the conference shooting threes and second worst in two point shooting. West Virginia has played to under in 18 of 25 games. Mountaineers are number two in the nation in defensive efficiency and third best in defending the three. They have played to under in five straight. Play Oklahoma St and West Virginia under 136.
Arkansas vs. Florida College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/18/2020
Arkansas vs. Florida—Free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks +7. Looking at Florida this team is 4-4 straight up in their past eight games. They have failed to cover five of their past seven games. They have lost three games this season on their home court. Perimeter defense a current issue as in their past five games allowing 36.3% from three point range. Arkansas has been involved in a lot of close games. Five of their past six games have been decided by four points or fewer. Against the SEC, Arkansas does a good job of taking care of the basketball and do a good job of defending the three point line. Razorbacks have been competitive and are well coached. Play Arkansas +7.
Baylor vs. Oklahoma College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/18/2020
Baylor vs. Oklahoma—Free pick is Oklahoma Sooners +3.5. Oklahoma played the Bears tough in their first meeting losing by four and covering on the road. Team is 11-1 straight up on their home court. Past five games the Sooners are shooting 44.4% with 37.3% from three while holding opponents to 42.4% overall from the field. Respect Baylor but they have shot only 41.8% against the Big 12 conference on the year. Sooners have done a good job of protecting the basketball. They also shoot and protect around the rim well. Kansas up next for Baylor after this one. Play Oklahoma +3.5.
Ole Miss vs. Missouri College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/18/2020
Ole Miss vs. Missouri—College basketball pick is Missouri +1.5. Tigers have won three straight at home after their 85-73 win to Auburn on Saturday. Team is 10-3 straight up on their home court where they defend well holding opponents to 38.4% with 30.1% from three. Tough to back Ole Miss on the road where the team is 1-7 straight up. Away from home the Rebels are shooting 36.9% with 29.8% from beyond the arc. Ole Miss is 13th and second worst against the SEC in offensive efficiency. Play Missouri +1.5.