LSU vs. Arkansas College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/13/2021
LSU vs. Arkansas—College basketball free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks -3. LSU played the late night game and has a quick turnaround with a 3:30PM ET start for this SEC semifinal game. Razorbacks ran their win streak to nine straight after their six point win to Missouri. They have covered eight of nine. Arkansas has a recent eight point win against the Tigers. Razorbacks sits third in offensive and defensive efficiency in the SEC conference. They take care of the basketball and good at the free throw line. Tigers sit ninth in defensive efficiency in conference as they struggle to defend the paint and do not force turnovers. Play Arkansas -3.
Oklahoma St vs. Texas College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/13/2021
Oklahoma St vs. Texas—Free pick is Texas Longhorns -1.5. Texas has rest advantage as Kansas had to forfeit due to COVID protocols in the semifinals giving the Longhorns a day off with a free pass to the finals. Texas extended their win streak to four straight and four covers after beating Texas Tech on Thursday. Oklahoma St has been in back to back tough battles with West Virginia and Baylor coming out on top each time. But third straight tough game for the Cowboys will be too much against a rested Longhorns team here. Play Texas -1.5.
Iona vs. Fairfield College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/13/2021
Iona vs. Fairfield—College basketball pick is Fairfield Stags +8.5. It is four straight wins and covers for Fairfield after their five point win to St Peters on Friday. Past five games Stags shooting 38.3% from three and holding opponents to 38.1% shooting along with 27.2% from three. Iona sits last in the MAAC in turnovers and are weak on the defensive glass. Gaels do not use a lot of their bench sitting 303 in the nation in minutes. That is an issue playing their fourth game in five days. Stags do a good job on the offensive and defensive glass. They do use their bench. Play Fairfield +8.5.
Georgetown vs. Creighton College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/13/2021
Georgetown vs. Creighton—College basketball pick is Georgetown Hoyas +8. Georgetown playing their best basketball of the season down the stretch as they have won and covered seven of their past nine games after their eight point win to Seton Hall on Friday. Past five games Hoyas shooting 37.5% from three while limiting opponents to 41.7% and 29.9% from beyond the arc. Creighton shot just 37% and 5 of 18 from three in their three point win to UCONN on Friday. They did split their two meetings on the season. Hoyas are the best three point shooting team in the Big East and do a good job of making their free throws. Blue jays last in the Big East on the offensive glass and free throw line. Play Georgetown +8.