Free College Basketball Picks For Today 3/21/2021
Loyola Chicago vs. Illinois College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Loyola Chicago vs. Illinois—College basketball pick is Loyola Chicago Ramblers +7. Loyola Chicago has won 18 of their past 19 following their 11 point win to ACC Tournament champion Georgia Tech. Past five games Ramblers are shooting 49%. Before blowing Drexel in their opening NCAA Tournament game, Illinois couldn’t separate enough to cover in a three point win to Ohio St last Sunday. In conference the Ramblers tops in defensive efficiency and second on the offensive side. They are strong scoring and defending around the bucket. Loyola Chicago does a great job on the glass defends the three point line. Illinois did have a high turnover count facing the Big Ten and struggled at the free throw line making 68.8%. Play Loyola Chicago +7.
Wisconsin vs. Baylor College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Wisconsin vs. Baylor-College basketball free pick is Baylor Bears -6. Baylor opened their NCAA Tournament with a 24 point win to Hartford. They have shot the ball well this season at 49%. Wisconsin had lost six of eight prior to their win to a down North Carolina team. Badgers have struggled to make shots this year hitting only 42.4%. Bears best in offensive efficiency in the Big 12 as they make 42% from three and best scoring inside. They are second on the defensive side as they do a good job of forcing turnovers Wisconsin weak in the Big Ten scoring from three, inside and offensive rebounding in Big Ten play. Play Baylor -6.
Syracuse vs. West Virginia College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Syracuse vs. West Virginia—Free pick is Syracuse Orange +3.5. Orange is in good form as in their past five games shooting on 46.2% and holding opponents to 37.8%. They have covered five straight after their 16 point win to San Diego St in their NCAA Tournament opener. Mountaineers had failed to cover three straight after their win to Morehead St. West Virginia not in the same form as the Orange as in that span of five games shooting 43.1% and surrendering 49% to opponents. Syracuse in the ACC did a good job of taking care of the basketball and made their free throws at 78.2%. On defense the Orange forces turnovers and strong defending threes. Mountaineers a team that struggled in the Big 12 on the defensive glass plus scoring and defending inside. Play Syracuse +3.5.
Texas Tech vs. Arkansas College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Texas Tech vs. Arkansas—College basketball pick is Texas Tech Red Raiders -1. Texas Tech has got their shooting in good form as in their past five games hitting on 47.5% and holding teams to 42.3%. They beat Utah St by 12 to open the tournament and has a recent win to Texas. Arkansas in their loss to LSU in the SEC Tournament showed weakness against a physical style team. Razorbacks do have a loss to Big 12 team Oklahoma. Red Raiders do a good job defending inside and takes care of the basketball. Razorbacks were not strong scoring and defending inside plus weak on the offensive glass. Play Texas Tech -1.
Rutgers vs. Houston College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Rutgers vs. Houston—Free pick is Houston Cougars -8.5. Rutgers have been blown out a lot with six losses by double digits. They exited the Big Ten tournament with a 22 point loss to Illinois. Eight straight wins for Houston after their 31 point win to Cleveland St the Horizon champion. Past five games Houston shooting 46.7% while holding opponents to 39.2%. Rutgers in poor shooting form as in that span of five games making 41.6%. Scarlet Knights facing the Big Ten weak on the glass, a poor shooting team from three and make only 63.1% of their free throws. Cougars best in the AAC in offensive efficiency. They are strong on the glass as well as scoring and defending inside. Play Houston -8.5.
Oral Roberts vs. Florida College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Oral Roberts vs. Florida—College basketball pick is Oral Roberts Golden Eagles +8. It is six game win streak for Oral Roberts after their three point win to Ohio St to open the tournament. Past five games they are holding opponents to 39.7% shooting. Florida lost three of four entering the tourney and needed overtime to beat Virginia Tech by three in their opener. They had failed to cover seven of nine prior to their win to the Hokies. Golden Eagles second best in offensive efficiency in the Summit. A very good three point shooting team in conference where they made 41.3% and make 82% at the free throw line. They take good care of the basketball and force them on defense. Gators a sloppy high turnover team facing the SEC and weak on the glass. Play Oral Roberts +8.
North Texas vs. VIllanova College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
North Texas vs. Villanova—Free pick is Villanova Wildcats -6.5. Villanova a talented team even without Collin Gillespie. They opened the NCAA Tournament with a ten point win to a good Winthrop team. Past five games Wildcats holding opponents to 40.7%. North Texas will be challenged to defend the talented guards for this Villanova team. In that span of five games Mean Green shooting only 43.8%. Wildcats best in the Big East in offensive efficiency. They take care of the basketball and make their free throws. Mean Green is a high turnover team against Conference USA. They did lose three straight entering the Conference USA tournament. Notable losses in non-conference by 15 to Arkansas, 12 to West Virginia and 8 to Loyola Chicago. They have a recent 14 point defeat to UAB. Play Villanova -6.5.
Oregon St vs. Oklahoma St College Basketball Pick Prediction 3/21/2021
Oregon St vs. Oklahoma St—College basketball pick is Oregon St Beavers +6. Oregon St 11 of their past 12 after their 14 point win to Tennessee to open the NCAA Tournament. They enter this round in great form as in their past five games hitting on 48% while holding teams to 43.8%. Oklahoma St does have March losses to Baylor and Texas. Oregon St best in the PAC 12 of defending the three point line. Cowboys committed a high number of turnovers against the Big 12 and struggled at the free throw line. Play Oregon St +6.