Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/15/2023
Ohio St vs. Rutgers College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/15/2023
Ohio St at Rutgers—Ohio St is 10-6 overall and 2-3 in the Big Ten. Road win at Northwestern with a loss at Maryland. Buckeyes have shot the three well in conference at 43.8% but only 45% shooting inside. Tenth in defensive efficiency against the Big Ten behind poor rebounding, allowing 34.2% from three and 49.1% around the bucket. Rutgers checks in at 12-5 overall and 4-2 in Big Ten play. Scarlet Knights struggle offensive in conference with turnovers and hitting only 45.1% inside. They do rebound well offensively and make 37.1% from three. Scarlet Knights do a good job of forcing turnovers in conference and limit teams to 44.7% around the bucket. Though on the wrong side of three games in conference the Buckeyes have been competitive. On the road Ohio St is shooting 45.8% and 38.5% from three while holding opponents to 39.1% overall. Play Ohio St +3.5.
Maryland vs. Iowa College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/15/2023
Maryland at Iowa—Maryland is 11-5 overall and 2-3 in Big Ten play. Terrapins road losses at Wisconsin, Michigan and Rutgers. Team sits last in Big Ten offensive efficiency with high turnovers, 34.6% from three and 41.1% around the bucket. On defense they do allow conference foes to 50.5% around the hole. Iowa enters play at 11-6 and 3-3 in conference. Hawkeyes a home loss to Wisconsin with wins to Indiana and Michigan in overtime. Iowa struggles offensively against the conference by shooting 33.3% from three and 46.6% around the hole. They sit 14th in defensive effective field goal defense as they allow 39.4% from three and 52.3% inside. Iowa is shooting 48.4% in conference and Maryland only 38.5% Play Iowa -5.5.
Memphis vs. Temple College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/15/2023
Memphis at Temple—Memphis is 12-5 on the year and 2-2 in the AAC. Tigers road losses at Tulane and UCF. Team struggles offensively in conference from three where they make 32.4% but 52.6% around the bucket. On defense the Tigers do a good job of forcing turnovers against the conference but struggles on the defensively glass and gives up 40.2% from three. Temple checks in at 10-8 overall and 4-1 in the AAC. Home win to Cincinnati and a loss to Tulane. Owls struggle in AAC with turnovers and make only 32% from three. They do make 50.3% inside against the conference with 76.1% at the line. Strong defensively team in AAC play allowing 29.5% from three and 44.2% around the bucket. Tigers on the road giving up 45.2% shooting and 40.6% from three. Owls defending well in conference by allowing 39.5% and shoot well from three at home. Play Temple +6.5.
Indiana St vs. Missouri St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/15/2023
Indiana St at Missouri St—Indiana St is 13-5 and 6-1 in the Missouri Valley Conference. Sycamores have road wins at Southern Illinois, Valparaiso and Illinois St. Team in conference strong shooting inside at 59% and 80.5% at the free throw line. Indiana St a strong defensive team in MVC play allowing 29% from three and 47.3% around the bucket. Missouri St is 8-9 on the season and 4-3 in the Missouri Valley conference. Bears a bad home loss to Bradley with wins to Drake and Evansville. Poor offensively team in conference with high turnovers, 31.5% from three, 48.1% shooting inside and 58.2% at the line. They do force turnovers on defense against the conference but poor rebounding team and allow 36% from three. Past five games Sycamores shooting 50.4%. Play Indiana St +2.
Quinnipiac vs. Mount St Mary’s College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/15/2023
Quinnipiac at Mount St Mary’s—Quinnipiac is 13-5 and 4-3 in the MAAC. Bobcats strong shooting team inside at 50.9% but make only 31.4% from three and 70% at the line against the conference. Mount St Mary’s is 6-11 and 2-4 in conference. Mountaineers home conference losses to Rider and Manhattan. Team good from three in the MAAC with 39.3% and make their free throws at 81.1%. Mount St Mary’s a high turnover team against the conference plus make only 43.9% inside. Poor defensively on the glass in conference. Mountaineers have defended well in conference and at home where they allow 38.8%. Play Mount St. Mary’s +6.
Fairfield vs. Saint Peters College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/15/2023
Fairfield at Saint Peters—Fairfield is 6-10 and 2-4 in the MAAC. Stags road conference losses at Manhattan and Iona. Last in conference with effective field goal shooting in conference making 26.7% from three and 44.5% around the bucket. Fairfield strong defensively team in MAAC with rebounding and perimeter where they allow 28.4%. Stags give up 50% shooting inside against the conference. Saint Peters is 7-10 and 2-6 in conference action. Peacocks home wins to Quinnipiac and Manhattan with a road overtime loss to Canisius. Team sits last in offensive efficiency in conference with 25.3% from three and 67% at the line. Defensively they do hold MAAC teams to 46.5% around the bucket. Stags road defense the concern where they allow 48.4% overall and 40.2% from three. Play Saint Peters -2.