Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/11/2022
USC vs. Stanford College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
USC at Stanford—Trojans off to a 13-0 start. They are 3-0 in the PAC 12 with road wins at California by 14 and Washington St. They did beat San Diego St by 15 on a neutral court. USC has been strong against the PAC 12 scoring and defending inside. They do a good job on the glass and secure the basketball. Stanford is 1-1 in the PAC 12. Cardinal last against the PAC 12 in committing turnovers and weak on the defensive glass. They struggle with perimeter defense in conference and don’t force turnovers. This is not an experience team. Trojans have good size. Play USC -5.5.
DePaul vs. Marquette College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
DePaul at Marquette—Golden Eagles sit 2-3 in Big East play. After starting 0-3 they put together a 32 point win at home to Providence and by 28 at Georgetown. Marquette sits best in defensive efficiency in the Big East and sit third on the offensive side. Golden Eagles strong defending the perimeter and paing. They are effective scoring inside and from three. They have been tested by a tough non-conference schedule. DePaul sits 0-4 in the Big East. They rank 10th in both offensive and defensive efficiency in conference play. Blue Demons very weak shooting inside and at the free throw line in conference. DePaul weak in defending the three point shot where they allow 45.3%. They are also sloppy with the basketball. Play Marquette -6.
Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Pittsburgh at Syracuse—Pittsburgh has covered four of their past five. In Big East play the Panthers have done a good job of shooting the three point shot where they make 40%. They do a good job defending inside and on the glass. All four of their games against the ACC have been decided by one possession. Syracuse sit 1-3 in the ACC having lost three straight. Orange sits 10th in offensive efficiency and 9th on the defensive side in conference play. They are weak scoring and defending inside. Orange a sloppy team with the ball as they commit a high number of turnovers. Play Pittsburgh +10.5.
Texas Tech vs. Baylor College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Texas Tech at Baylor—Bears sit 3-0 in the conference and 15-0 overall. In the Big 12 Baylor has been hot from three converting on 44.8% and holding opponents to 24.1%. They are strong on the offensive glass and with scoring inside. Baylor forces turnovers on defense. Texas Tech is 1-1 in conference with a road defeat at Iowa St. They are 0-2 in true road games. In Conference play the Red Raiders sit 10th in offensive efficiency, three point shooting at 21.2% and at the free throw line where they make only 56.8%. Red Raiders did not have a lot of minutes together as this season started. Play Baylor -12.
Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Kentucky at Vanderbilt—Kentucky has lost both of their true road games dropping decisions by four at Notre Dame and five at LSU. On the road the Wildcats shoot only 40.7% along with 23.3% from three. They have struggled against the SEC on the offensive glass and don’t force turnovers. Vanderbilt 1-1 in the SEC with a road win by one at Arkansas and losing by two at home to South Carolina. They do have a notable 2 point win to BYU on a neutral court. Facing the SEC, the Commodores have made 38.5% from three while holding teams to 23.1%. They have been strong against the conference on the defensive glass and forcing turnovers. Play Vanderbilt +7.
Miami Florida vs. Florida St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Miami Florida at Florida St—Hurricanes are a perfect 5-0 in ACC play with a true road win at Duke. Miami sits tops in offensive efficiency in the conference as they convert on 41.7% from three and have been strong scoring inside. Hurricanes do a good job of securing the basketball and they do force turnovers on defense. Florida St 2-2 in the ACC. They have struggled in conference shooting the basketball as they rank 15 in effective field goal percentage. Seminoles have been poor against the conference on the glass, with inside score and at the charity stripe. Play Miami +6.
Iowa St vs. Kansas College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Iowa St at Kansas—The Jayhawks 1-1 in the Big 12 as they split games on the road beating Oklahoma St and losing at Texas Tech. Jayhawks have been sharp shooting and defending the three point shot against the Big 12. They make their free throws at an 80% clip in conference and has defended the perimeter well. Iowa St 1-2 in the Big 12 with the losses coming by 13 at Oklahoma and five at home to Baylor. Cyclones 9th in offensive efficiency against the conference struggling on the offensive glass and three point line. Iowa St has been poor securing the basketball and with defending inside. Play Kansas -11.5.
Oklahoma vs. Texas College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Oklahoma at Texas—Oklahoma 2-1 against the Big 12 with their loss coming at Baylor by 10 but covering. In conference the Sooners are strong scoring inside and hitting 37.3% from three. They have done a good job on the defensive glass. Defense has been lacking against the Big 12 from three and inside as the team is 9th in defensive efficiency in the Big 12. Texas is 2-1 in the Big 12 with the loss coming at Oklahoma St by 13 on Saturday. Longhorns in conference has struggled shooting the three at 31.9% and surrendering 38.3%. Play Oklahoma +6.5.
Auburn vs. Alabama College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Auburn at Alabama—Crimson Tide 2-1 in the SEC. They have a home win to Tennessee in conference and Houston in the non-conference. Against the conference the Crimson Tide has been strong scoring and defending inside as well as defending the three point shot. They secure the basketball and strong on the offensive glass. Auburn a perfect 3-0 in the SEC. They have true road wins at USF, Saint Louis and South Carolina. Tigers best in defensive efficiency against the conference and strong making three at 38.9%. Must respect the Auburn double digit wins to LSU and Florida even at home. They beat Syracuse by 21 on a neutral court. Play Auburn +1.5.
Oklahoma St vs. West Virginia College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Oklahoma St at West Virginia—Mountaineers 1-1 in the Big 12. They dropped a game at Texas but beat Kansas St at home. West Virginia also has a notable home non-conference win to UCONN. In conference the Mountaineers have shot the three ball well converting on 38.2% and defend well inside. Oklahoma St is 1-1 in the Big 12 but play their first road game in conference here. They have dropped four games on their home court. Cowboys rank 10 in the Big 12 in effective field goal percentage and in scoring inside. They are weak on the defensive glass. Play West Virginia -4.
Providence vs. Creighton College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
Providence at Creighton—Bluejays sit at 2-1 in the Big East. In their lone home game in Big East play they were able to pound Villanova by 20. Behind 54% shooting. Creighton has been able to defend the three well in conference and strong on the offensive glass. Providence sits 4-1 in the Big East with a blowout loss by 32 at Marquette. In Big East play the Friars sit ninth in effective field goal percentage. On defense they struggled to force turnovers and on the glass. Play Creighton -4.
San Jose St vs. Fresno St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/11/2022
San Jose St at Fresno St—Tim Miles has taken over at San Jose St this year. They have covered 8 of 11. Spartans have done a good job making their three pointers as they convert 38.7% and defensively hold opponents to 30.5%. This team has good size. Fresno St dropped their conference opener at Boise St by 10 points. Bulldogs have struggled at the three point line this season where they make only 30.5% sitting 282nd in the nation. In their loss at the Broncos they allowed 47.4% from three and did a poor job defending inside. They hit just 22.2% from three and 50.9% at the free throw line in defeat and were poor on the glass. Play San Jose St +15.5.