Free College Basketball Picks For Today 2/23/2021
Akron vs. Ohio College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/23/2021
Akron at Ohio—College basketball free pick is Akron Zips +2.5. Zips have won ten of their past eleven. They are shooting 46% against the MAC conference and holding opponents to 42.6%. Bobcats have defended poorly in the MAC as they surrender 47.3%. Ohio is worst in conference defending threes and near the bottom defending around the rim. Bobcats are weak on the offensive glass. Zips second in the MAC in both offensive and defensive efficiency. A good three point shooting and rebounding team. Play Akron +2.5.
Massachusetts vs. Richmond College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/23/2021
Massachusetts at Richmond—College basketball pick is UMASS Minutemen +8.5. Massachusetts have won and covered six of their past seven games after a ten point win at Rhode Island. On the road they hold teams to 42.4% shooting. Tough to lay nearly three possessions on a Spiders team that has allowed nearly 48% shooting. UMASS top team in the A10 in defensive efficiency. Minutemen take care of the basketball and make their free throws. Spiders weak defending around the bucket and on the offensive glass. Play Massachusetts +8.5.
Georgia Tech vs. Virginia Tech College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/23/2021
Georgia Tech at Virginia Tech—College basketball free pick is Virginia Tech Hokies -1.5. Hokies have recent impressive home wins to Virginia by 14, Duke by 7 and Notre Dame by 14. On their home court Virginia Tech holds teams to 41% shooting. Yellow Jackets defensive form poor as in their past five games surrendering 49% shooting. Virginia Tech second best in defensive efficiency against the ACC and strong on the defensive glass. Yellow Jackets have struggled on the glass in conference and defending threes. Play Virginia Tech -1.5.
Penn St vs. Nebraska College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/23/2021
Penn St at Nebraska—Free pick is Nebraska Cornhuskers +6.5. Tough spot for the Nittany Lions as they play their third game in six days. They sit near the bottom of the Big 10 in defensive efficiency as they are weak around the rim both on offense and defense. Cornhuskers beat Penn St over a week ago. Defensively they hold opponents to 41.2% shooting at home. Penn St against the Big Ten is shooting only 39.9% and surrendering 47.2% shooting. Play Nebraska +6.5.
St Johns vs. Villanova College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/23/2021
St Johns at Villanova—College basketball pick is St Johns Red Storm +11.5. Red Storm has covered nine of their past eleven games. They did beat Villanova in their first meeting at home by 11 points. Wildcats have failed to cover three of their past five as they are surrendering nearly 47% shooting. Red Storm a good three point shooting team that takes care of the basketball. Wildcats have struggled with three and two point defense. They surrender nearly 39% from three near the bottom against the Big East. Play St Johns +11.5.
Kansas vs. Texas College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/23/2021
Kansas at Texas—Free pick is Kansas Jayhawks +2.5. Kansas has covered five straight with good defensive play holding opponents to 36.3% shooting. Big revenge game for the Jayhawks getting blown out over a month ago. Longhorns have failed to cover seven of their past eight games. Past five games They are surrendering 45% shooting. Longhorns have struggled at the free throw line making only 66.5%. Jayhawks second best in the Big 12 in defensive efficiency. They are strong defending and scoring around the hoop. Play Kansas +2.5.