Free College Basketball Picks For Today 11/29/2021
Iowa vs. Virginia Basketball Pick Prediction 11/29/2021
Iowa at Virginia—Iowa returns only two starters from last season. Hawkeyes lose Garza and Wieskamp to the NBA draft. Frederick and Nunge transferred out. Hawkeyes have played a weak schedule and play their first true road game. Virginia has played a tough early schedule facing Houston on the road and Providence on a neutral court. They did beat the Friars 58-40. Cavaliers have defended well at the three point line and inside. Iowa lost a lot of scoring from a hear ago. Play Virginia +1.
Tulsa vs. Oral Roberts Basketball Pick Prediction 11/29/2021
Tulsa at Oral Roberts—Oral Roberts returns four starters from their Sweet Sixteen team from a year ago. Their top scorer returns as does their depth. Golden Eagles are shooting 37.4% from three point range and holding opponents to 39.6% and 26.5% from beyond the arc. They covered their lone home lined game losing to Oklahoma St by one. Tulsa plays their first true road game. Golden Hurricane has struggled defensively on the glass and inside. They do have a home loss to Air Force and at a neutral site to a rebuilding Utah team by 14. Golden Hurricane defensively surrendering 46.2% and play their first true road game. Play Oral Roberts -1.
Notre Dame vs. Illinois Basketball Pick Prediction 11/29/2021
Notre Dame at Illinois—Notre Dame returns only one starter from last year. This program has failed to make the NCAA Tournament in four straight years. Illinois has a strong backcourt. Fighting Illinois is great inside on both ends of the court and a strong rebounding team. Perimeter defense has been an issue for the Fighting Irish by allowing 42.7% shooting. They are making only 28.4% from three and weak on the offensive glass. Play Illinois -6.5.
UC Riverside vs. Saint Mary’s Basketball Pick Prediction 11/29/2021
UC Riverside at Saint Mary’s—The Saint Mary’s Gaels returns five starters back from last year. They have notable wins on neutral courts to Notre Dame and Oregon. Their only loss came to Wisconsin playing their third game in three days. Gaels shoot and defend well inside. Defensively they are holding opponents to 41.2% with 30.3% from three. They are strong on the defensive glass. Highlanders have struggled shooting connecting on 41.4% along with 32.4% from beyond the arc. Riverside commits a high number of turnovers, poor on the offensive glass, free throw line and a poor shooting team inside. Play Saint Mary’s -9.5.