Free College Basketball Picks For Today 12/2/2023
Gonzaga vs. USC College Basketball Pick Prediction 12/2/2023
Gonzaga vs. USC—Game played in Las Vegas. Gonzaga returned two starters from a 31 win team that was eliminated in the Elite Eight last season. The transfer portal brough talent in this season. USC returned three starters from a team eliminated in the First Round of the NCAA tournament last year. A strong recruiting class headed to the Trojans this season. Gonzaga is strong on the glass. They defend and score well around the basket. The Bulldogs are 17th in defensive efficiency as they limit opponents to 26.5% from three. Their lone loss came to Purdue. USC has dropped a home game to UC Irvine and a two-point loss to Oklahoma on a neutral court. Their issues this season have been with turnovers and defensive rebounding. They shot poorly in recent wins against Brown and Seton Hall. Play Gonzaga -3.5.
Loyola Marymount vs. Nevada College Basketball Pick Prediction 12/2/2023
Loyola Marymount at Nevada—Loyola Marymount returns two starters back from a team that won 19 games last year and missed the NCAA Tournament. Neveda has three starters back from a team that was eliminated in the NCAA Tournament First Four. The roster this year has six seniors. Loyola Marymount is a good three-point shooting team making 37.2% and they make their free throws. The Lions are strong on the defensive glass and with interior defense. Nevada is 5-0 with a notable road win at Washington. The remaining schedule has been weak. The Lions are defending as in their past five games allowing 39.3% shooting. Play Loyola Marymount +8.5.