Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/17/2024
Creighton vs. Connecticut College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/17/2024
Creighton at UCONN 7PM ET—UCONN against the Big East is tops in offensive efficiency as they rebound plus convert 39.6% from three and 57.1% inside. The Huskies have been strong defensively against the conference by allowing 30.1% from three and 44.5% around the bucket. Creighton against the Big East has struggled with turnovers and the offensive glass. They make just 30.7% from three against the Big East. They don’t force turnovers on defense and give up 32.8% from three. Past five games the Huskies are making 52.2% and holding foes to 38.2%. Play Connecticut -6.5.
The Citadel vs. UNC Greensboro College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/17/2024
The Citadel at UNC Greensboro—The Citadel is winless against the SoCon as they struggle defensively by allowing 41.4% from three and 59.5% around the basket. They turn the ball offensively in conference and struggle rebounding. Three of their four losses in conference play as been by nine points or greater. UNC Greensboro has been strong offensively in the Southern from three where they make 43.1%. The Spartans are tops in defensively efficiency against the SoCon. UNC Greensboro in their two home conference wins have won by double digits. The Spartans in conference is holding foes to 35.9% shooting and the Bulldogs are allowing 50.8%. Play UNC Greensboro -11.
Drake vs. Illinois St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/17/2024
Drake at Illinois St 8PM ET—
Drake has secured the basketball against the Missouri Valley conference. Their team has been dominant scoring and defending inside against the conference and force turnovers and strong on the defensive glass. Illinois St has struggled in conference on the offensive glass and scoring plus defending threes. They have turned the ball over against the MVC and make only 67.9% at the line. Drake away from home is shooting 48.4%. The Redbirds dropped home games in conference to Valparaiso by 9 and to Southern Illinois by 7. They have a six-point home loss to Norfolk St. The Bulldogs won the first meeting by 17 at home. Drake has conference wins on the road to Valparaiso by 17 and Southern Illinois by 18. Play Drake -8
Texas Tech vs. Houston College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/17/2024
Texas Tech at Houston 9PM ET—Houston in conference has been strong on the offensive glass plus convert 51.7% inside and secures the basketball. Defensively they hold Big 12 foes to 28.3% from three and 42.6% inside. Texas Tech in Big 12 plays are weak on the glass on both ends plus surrender 37.9% from three. The Cougars have been dominant at home by shooting 46.4% and allowing 32.8%. Red Raiders in their past five games are allowing 44% shooting. Play Houston -12.5.
Nevada vs. San Diego St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/17/2024
Nevada at San Diego St 11PM ET—Nevada has struggled in the Mountain West with offensive rebounding and making only 42.7% inside. The Wolf Pack defensively in conference struggles on the glass by allow 35% from three. They come off an eight-point home loss to Boise St. San Diego St has been dominant at home in the MWC with two wins by double digits. The Aztecs in conference have been strong on the glass and inside on both ends of the court. They limit Mountain West teams to 29.2% from three and force turnovers. Play San Diego St -6.5.