Free College Basketball Picks For Today 11/18/2021
Ohio St vs. Xavier College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/18/2021
Ohio St at Xavier—The Musketeers return only one starter from last season. Ohio St returns four starters from a 21 win team a year ago. Xavier three point shooting and defense has not been good to start the season in wins against Kent and Niagara. They are also turning the ball over a lot. Ohio St is shooting well to open the season connecting on 49.4% and 36.1% from three while holding opponents to 41.7%. Play Ohio St -2.5.
Rutgers vs. DePaul College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/18/2021
Rutgers at DePaul—Rutgers shooting to start the season has been dismal. The Scarlet Knights are converting only 37.6% and 21.7% from three. Their opponents to start the season were Merrimack, NJIT and Lehigh. They needed overtime to beat Lehigh. DePaul is shooter better with 51% and 34% from three and holding their opponents to 39.7% overall. Head coach stocked his team with talented transfers and recruits in Tony Stubblefield’s first year of head coaching after spending much time as an assistant. Take DePaul +2.5.
San Jose St vs. Cal Baptist College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/18/2021
San Jose St at Cal Baptist—Tim Miles is coaching San Jose St now. The former Nebraska and Colorado St head coach. Team has covered both games on the year. He has two returning starters and used the transfer portal to help restock his team. Cal Baptist is not an experienced team and played a weak schedule. They finished 6-6 in the WAC a season ago. The Lancers re transitioning to Division 1 and not eligible for the NCAA Tournament until next season. Spartans are hitting 41.7% from the three point line. Play San Jose St +11.5.
Arizona St vs. San Diego St College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/18/2021
Arizona St at San Diego St—Aztecs return home after a six point defeat at BYU. San Diego St has struggled from the three point line converting only 15.7%. They have failed to cover their first two games of the season. This is a team that lost three starters from last season. They lost a lot of scoring from a season ago. Head coach Bobby Hurley recruited in size through recruiting and transfers to get better size. Goal is to improve the defense and rebounding. Sun Devils have shown improvement on the glass and their defense in the paint. They are doing a much better job than the Aztecs of making threes. Play Arizona St +8.5.