Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/31/2021
SMU vs. Houston College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/31/2021
SMU at Houston—Free pick is SMU Mustangs +10. Rematch game for SMU after dropping the first meeting. They enter play winning three of their past four games. Mustangs sit second best in offensive efficiency against the AAC conference as they are strong scoring around the bucket. They also are strong defending around the bucket. Mustangs are shooting 46% in conference and defending well. Cougars in the AAC hitting only 42.3% but play great defense. Rather take over three possessions here. Play SMU +10.
Rice vs. North Texas College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/31/2021
Rice at North Texas—College basketball pick is Rice Owls +11.5. Rice has the offense to stay within this number. Owls top three point shooting team in Conference USA connecting on 40.3% and there are also ranked second in shooting around the bucket. Owls covered Friday in a five point defeat. North Texas has faced weak competition thus far from Conference USA so the number is a bit high here. Play Rice +11.5
Bradley vs. Indiana St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/31/2021
Bradley at Indiana St—College basketball pick is Indiana St Sycamores -1. It is four straight wins for Indiana St as they host the Braves. There has been improvement for the Sycamores on the defensive end as in their past five games surrendering 42.8% shooting. Bradley has lost four straight. They have lost five of seven on the road shooting only 42.7%. Sycamores have done a good job in the Missouri Valley conference of shooting and defending threes. Bradley has struggled in that area and has been a poor free throw team facing the conference making just 67% and turnover the ball over at a high rate. Play Indiana St -1.
Valparaiso vs. Evansville College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/31/2021
Valparaiso at Evansville—College basketball free pick is Valparaiso and Evansville to play over the total of 129 points. These are two teams in poor defensive form. Against the Missouri Valley conference the Valparaiso Crusaders are allowing 48% shooting with Evansville giving up 49.2%. Evansville Aces a good three point shooting team in conference hitting on 39% but defensively surrendering 38%. Aces also weak defending around the bucket. Play Valparaiso and Evansville over 129.
NC State vs. Syracuse College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/31/2021
NC State at Syracuse—College basketball free pick Syracuse Orange -5.5. Syracuse was playing their fourth game in ten days when they dropped a decision to Virginia. Now the Orange is at home with three days of rest for NC State. Wolfpack has failed to cover six straight. Their defensive form is very poor as in their past five games allowing 52% shooting. Orange holding opponents to 39.7% shooting in their ACC games. Play Syracuse -5.5.