Free College Basketball Picks For Today 2/15/2022
Kent vs. Toledo College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Kent at Toledo—Golden Flashes 10-4 in the MAC and 5-2 on the road. Poor shooting team in conference hitting 31.9% from three and 50.9% inside. Strong on the glass on both ends in the MAC. Second in defensive efficiency in conference holding conference opponents to 32.2% from three and 47.6% inside. Toledo sits at 12-2 in conference and 6-0 at home. Tops in offensive efficiency in the conference hitting 36.4% from three, 55.9% inside and 79.8% at the line. They sit best in conference defensive effective field goal percentage holding opponents to 30.2% from three and 46% inside. They beat Akron 84-76 in the first meeting. Golden Flashes has won and covered six straight. Play Kent +9.
Michigan St vs. Penn St College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Michigan St at Penn St—Spartans enter play at 9-4 in the Big Ten and 5-2 on the road. Worst in turnovers in conference but the team shoots 38.7% from three, 50% inside and 81.5% at the line. Good defensive team in the Big Ten holding opponents to 29.6% from three and 48.6% inside. Penn St is 4-9 in conference and 3-3 at home. Poor offensive team ranking 13th in efficiency against the Big Ten shooting 32.9% from three and 47.5% inside. On defense the Nittany Lions surrender 37.1% from three but only 45.3% inside. Penn St has covered six straight at home. Play Penn St -4.
Wake Forest vs. Duke College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Wake Forest at Duke—Demon Deacons 10-5 in the ACC and 5-3 on the road. High turnover but good shooting team against the ACC behind 35.5% from three and 61.3% inside. Defensively strong holding conference foes to 31.1% from three and 44.5% inside. They lost at home to Duke in their first meeting 76-64. Blue Devils are 11-3 in conference and 5-2 at home. On offense Blue Devils strong on the glass plus hit 36.3% from three and 53.9% inside. The team is tops in defensive efficiency against the ACC holding opponents to 26.6% from three and 45.4% inside. Demon Deacons have covered five of their past six as a road underdog and have covered seven of nine overall. Wake Forest dos shoot well on the road hitting 50.6% overall and 35.5% from three. Play Wake Forest +10.5.
Texas vs. Oklahoma College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Texas at Oklahoma—Longhorns are 7-5 in the Big 12 and 2-4 on the road. The team on offense strong on the glass but shoot only 31.3% from three and 47.9% inside. Above average defense where they allow 31.9% from three and 48.15 inside. Oklahoma sits at 4-8 in conference and 2-3 at home. Sloppy high turnover team on offense in the Big 12 and poor on the glass. Strong scoring team in Big 12 hitting 55.1%. Poor defensive team in conference as the Sooners allow 34.2% from three and 53% inside. Oklahoma lost to Texas on the road by 14 in the first meeting. Longhorns have two straight road losses by 13 or greater points. They shoot just 41.8% overall and 31.7% from three on the road. Sooners hit 49.1% at home. Play Oklahoma +1.
Memphis vs. Cincinnati College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Memphis at Cincinnati—Tigers are 8-4 in the AAC and 3-3 on the road. Strong rebounding and shooting team against the conference but the struggles come with turnovers. On defense third in efficiency against the ACC with strong rebounding and defending inside. Cincinnati 6-5 in conference and 3-2 at home. Weak rebounding and shooting team inside against the AAC. On defense strong rebounding team and defending the paint. Memphis has won five straight and Cincinnati has failed to cover four of five. In this span Tigers shooting 48.2% with 37.4% from three and Bearcats hitting only 36.2% and 28.5% from three. Memphis defense has been solid in this period holding opponents to 35.8% overall and 31.6% from three. Play Memphis -3.
Villanova vs. Providence College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Villanova at Providence—Wildcats are 12-3 in the Big East going 5-2 on the road. Tops in offensive efficiency in conference behind 34.3% from three, 52.6% inside and 86% at the line. Defensively second in efficiency as they rebound and guard the perimeter well but allow 47% inside. Providence 11-1 in the Big East and 6-0 on the home court. Good three point shooting and defending team in conference. Third in the Big East in both offensive and defensive effective field goal percentage. Villanova has failed to cover four of five. They shoot only 41% on the road with 30.1% from three. Friars have won eight straight. Play Providence +4.5.
Kentucky vs. Tennessee College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Kentucky vs. Tennessee—Wildcats check in at 10-2 in the SEC going 5-2 on the road. Tops in offensive efficiency in conference behind 37.6% shooting from three and 51.7% inside. Defensively they rebound well in conference and hold teams to 29.7% from three. Tennessee sits at 9-3 in conference 6-0 at home. Good three point shooting team in conference at 35.7% and strong on the glass on both ends. Defensively in the SEC an issue as the Vols allow 34.3% from three and 50.8% inside. They lose to the Wildcats 107-79 in their first meeting. Wildcats have won six straight. Play Kentucky +1.
Wisconsin vs. Indiana College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Wisconsin at Indiana—Badgers are 10-4 in the Big Ten sitting 5-2 on the road. Badgers struggle in the Big Ten on the glass and three point line where they make 30.8%. Strong defensively on the glass but surrenders 50.3% inside. Indiana is 7-7 in conference and 5-2 at home. Poor rebounding and shooting team in conference behind 31.5% from three, 47.3% inside as well as 67.7% at the line. Second in defensive efficiency in conference holding foes to 32.2% from three and 44.9% inside. Hoosiers have lost three straight and Badgers won four of six. Play Wisconsin +3.5.
Iowa St vs. TCU College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Iowa St at TCU—Cyclones check in at 3-9 in the Big 12 and 1-5 on the road. Last in offensive efficiency in conference behind high turnovers, poor rebounding and 28% from three. Last in conference with two and three point defense. TCU is 5-5 and 3-3 at home. They struggle in the Big 12 with turnovers and poor three point shooting as they hit 29.6% and at the free throw line 63.4%. Strong rebounding team in conference on both ends. Defensively they hold Big 12 opponents to 31.7% from three and 50.1% inside. Cyclones have lost and failed to cover four straight. Poor defensive team on the road giving up 47.4% overall and 35.8% from three. Play TCU -3.5.
Utah St vs. San Diego St College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Utah St at San Diego St—Aggies are 6-7 in the Mountain West and 2-4 on the road. Weak from three in conference where they shoot 29.1% and surrender 36.1% from three. Utah St good shooting team inside in the Mountain West at 58.4% and surrender only 48.1% inside. San Diego St is 7-3 in conference with 5-1 at home. Ninth in offensive efficiency in the Mountain West with high turnovers and 33.9% shooting from three as well as 46.4% inside. Tops in defensive efficiency in conference holding conference foes to 30.9% from three and 42.2% inside. Aggies crushed the Aztecs 75-57 at home in their first meeting behind 50% shooting and a +13 rebounding advantage. Play Utah St +4.
Bradley vs. Southern Illinois College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Bradley at Southern Illinois—Braves are 9-5 in the Missouri Valley Conference and 3-4 in those road games. Strong rebounding team on both ends that hits 35.9% from three and 51.9% inside against the conference. Team is tops in offensive efficiency in the MVC holding teams to 31.2% from three and 47.3% inside. Salukis sit at 6-8 in conference and 3-4 at home. Struggles offensively with rebounding, two point shooting and 69.7% at the free throw line. Salukis strong defensive team on the glass and defending three plus interior defense. Braves have won and covered seven of eight. They defend on the road holding opponents to 40.7% and 33.5% from three. Play Bradley at pick.
Arkansas vs. Missouri College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Arkansas at Missouri—Razorbacks check in at 8-4 in the SEC and 3-3 on the road. Not strong shooting team in conference but defend threes and two point shots second best in conference. Missouri 4-7 in conference and 2-3 at home. Above average shooting team in the SEC and holds opponents to 31.6% from three and 48% inside. Weak on the glass on both ends and turns the ball over in conference. Razorbacks crushed the Tigers in their first meeting by 44. They have covered five straight conference home games. One possessions losses to Auburn, Florida, Texas A&M and outright win to Alabama. Play Missouri +7.5.
Minnesota vs. Ohio St College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Minnesota at Ohio St—Golden Gophers 3-10 in conference going 0-5 on the road. Poor rebounding team in conference with 35.7% shooting from three. They are last in the Big Ten in defensive efficiency surrendering 37.6% from three and 53.9% inside. Ohio St sits 8-4 in conference and 5-0 in those home games. Second in offensive efficiency in conference shooting 36.5% from three, 53.5% from two and 77% at the line. They defend well in conference. Golden Gophers have covered seven of eight as a road underdog. Minnesota fell to Ohio St 75-64 at home in their first meeting. Play Minnesota +13.
Colorado vs. Oregon St College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
Colorado at Oregon St—Buffs sit at 7-7 in the PAC 12 and 2-3 on the road. Good three point shooting team at 37.8% in conference but high turnovers, poor rebounding. Above average defensively but give up 34.3% from three in the PAC 12. Oregon St 1-11 in conference and 1-5 at home. Poor on the glass and three point line in conference. Beavers last in defensive efficiency giving up 36.1% from three and 58.4% inside. Oregon St lost 86-63 in their first meeting at Colorado. Play Colorado -4.
South Carolina vs. Ole Miss College Basketball Pick Prediction 2/15/2022
South Carolina at Ole Miss—Gamecocks sit at 5-7 in the SEC and 3-3 on the road. Team is 13th in offensive efficiency in conference behind high turnovers, poor two and free throw shooting. Near the bottom in two and three point defense against the conference. Ole Miss 3-9 in conference and 3-4 at home. They do hit 34.9% from three in conference but struggles on defense surrendering 34.3% from three and 57.5% inside. Ole Miss is 0-3 straight up since losing scorer Ruffin. Gamecocks have covered five of seven. Play South Carolina +4.