Free College Basketball Picks For Today 11/17/2022
Michigan vs. Arizona St College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/17/2022
Michigan vs. Arizona St—Michigan returns one starter from a team that lost in the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tournament. The team replenished with transfers and returning rotational players. They did have the benefit of a trip to Europe in August to build chemistry. Arizona St has two starts back from a team that finished at 10-10 in conference and knocked off in the first round of the PAC 12 Tournament. A leading score and four transfers help fill the roster. Wolverines have won all three games this season including a 91-60 win to open this tournament on Wednesday. They are doing a good job of securing the basketball and shooting inside. Rebounding and perimeter defense good. ASU beat VCU to open this tournament by four. They did bounce back from an overtime road loss at Texas Southern. ASU struggling with turnovers, two and three point shooting. Play Michigan -7.5.
Pittsburgh vs. VCU College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/17/2022
Pittsburgh vs. VCU—Panthers return three starters from a team that went 6-14 in conference. Nine rotational players exited due to graduation and transfer. Head coach Jeff Capel rebuilding again in his fourth season at the school. Rams return two starters from a team eliminated in the NIT second round last season. VCU point guard missed games last season and his loss was felt big time. He returns this season. Team added three talented freshman and transfers to fill holes. Pittsburgh is 1-2 with losses at home to West Virginia by 25 and by 31 to Michigan on a neutral court on Wednesday. They are struggling with turnovers, three point shooting and defending inside. VCU is 2-1 after their 63-59 defeat to Arizona St on Wednesday. Rams playing solid defense from two, three point range and forcing turnovers. They shoot well inside but must improve on turnovers. Pitt shooting 39.8% and giving up 47.5%. Play VCU -3.5.
Utah St vs. San Diego College Basketball Pick Prediction 11/17/2022
Utah St at San Diego—Utah St returns three starters from a team eliminated in the first round of the NIT. They lose their top two scores from last season who were also seniors. They look to fill starting holes from their rotation and a transfer. San Diego returns three starters for Steve Lavin who is in his first season with the school. Lavin has name power and brings in several transfers. Both teams 3-0. Toreros securing the basketball and making 42.1% from three. They are doing a great job on the defensive glass. Aggies shooting well and have double digit home wins to Utah Valley, Bradley and Santa Clara. But first true road game for Utah St. Play San Diego +6.5.