Free College Basketball Picks For Today 1/28/2024
Xavier vs. Connecticut College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Xavier at UCONN 12PM ET—Xavier is eighth in Big East defensive efficiency as they struggle on the glass plus allow 35.1% from three. On offense the Musketeers struggled against the conference inside as they shoot 45.1%. Connecticut is tops in offensive efficiency in the Big East as they rebound plus connect on 36.8% from three and 53.4% around the bucket. The Huskies are second against the conference in effective field goal defense by allowing 28.9% from three and 45.9% around the bucket. UCONN is 10- straight up at home by shooting 50.8% and allowing 36.3%. The Musketeers have losses on the road by margin at Purdue, St Johns, and Creighton. Play Connecticut -11.
Wright St vs. IUPUI College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Wright St at IUPUI 12PM ET—Wright St is tops in offensive efficiency against the Horizon as they secure the basketball plus make 42.6% from three, 61.4% inside and 78% at the line. Defensively the Raiders hold conference foes to 51.3% inside but don’t force turnovers and surrender 40.8% from three. IUPUI is power rated 361st by a major service. The Jaguars are last in defensive efficiency in the conference with poor rebounding plus surrendering 60.8% around the basket. IUPUI is 10th in offensive efficiency in the conference with high turnovers plus make only 30.2% from three and 49.2% around the hole. Wright St in conference is allowing 47.2%. Past five games the Jaguars are shooting 45.1%. Play IUPUI +15.
Purdue vs. Rutgers College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Purdue at Rutgers 1PM ET—Purdue is tops in offensive efficiency in the Big Ten as they rebound plus make 41.3% from three and 51.8% around the bucket. The Boilermakers defensively against the conference rebounds plus holds opponents to 44.4% around the bucket. Rutgers is last in offensive efficiency against the Big Ten as they convert 29.6% from three, 43.7% inside and 65.6% at the line. They struggle on the defensive glass against the conference. The Scarlet Knights have a home loss to Illinois by 18. The Scarlet Knight shot only 39.1% at home. Play Purdue -10.
North Texas vs. FAU College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
North Texas at FAU 1PM ET—North Texas is second in defensive efficiency against the AAC as they force turnovers plus surrender 31.5% from three and 43.1% inside. The Mean Green are strong on the glass on both ends of the court against the conference. They made 34.1% from three against the AAC. FAU has issues defensively in the AAC with forcing turnovers plus allow 34.8% from three and 51.4% around the hole. The Owls are allowing 45.5% shooting against the conference with the Mean Green giving up 38.9%. Play North Texas +9.
Northern Kentucky vs. Youngstown St College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Northern Kentucky at Youngstown St 1:30PM ET—NKU is ninth in offensive efficiency against the Horizon as they turn the ball over plus make only 29.7% from three and 69.4% at the line. Youngstown St is second in both offensive and defensive efficiency against the conference behind their play inside plus at the three-point line. The Penguins are strong on the glass on both ends in the Horizon. The Norse are shooting only 43.1% away from home. The Penguin at home is shooting 47.7% and allowing 40.1%. Play Youngstown St -7.
Manhattan vs. Niagara College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Manhattan at Niagara 2PM ET—Manhattan against the MAAC does connect on 50.7% inside and 74.3% around the bucket. Niagara struggles in conference on the offensive glass. Defensively the Purple Eagles are last in effective field goal defense against the MAAC by allowing 35.5% from three and 54.2% inside. Past five games Niagara is allowing 50% shooting. Play Manhattan +9.5.
Memphis vs. UAB College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Memphis at UAB 5PM ET—Memphis has struggled against the AAC with turnovers plus make only 70.9% at the line. Defensively the Tigers are weak against the conference on the glass plus allow 36.3% from three. UAB defends well against the AAC with strong rebounding plus surrendering 34.3% from three and 49.1% inside. The Blazers are holding conference foes to 43.3%. They are 3-0 straight up in the AAC at home. Play UAB +4.
Temple vs. East Carolina College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Temple at East Carolina 5PM ET—Temple is last in offensive efficiency against the AAC with poor rebounding plus connecting on only 29.8% from three and 43.7% inside. Defensively the Owls are 12th in effective field goal defense in the conference by allowing 37.3% from three and 50.9% around the bucket. East Carolina rebounds offensively in the conference. They sit third in defensive efficiency against the AAC by forcing turnovers and allowing only 29.4% from three. Past five games the Owls are shooting only 36.6% and allowing 46.7%. At home the Pirates are allowing 42.7%. The Owls have covered only 1 of 6 against the AAC. Play East Carolina -7.
Nevada vs. New Mexico College Basketball Pick Prediction 1/28/2024
Nevada at New Mexico 10PM ET—Nevada has performed poorly against the Mountain West on the glass on both ends plus make only 50.9% inside and 66.4% at the line. On defense the Wolf Pack allow 35.4% shooting inside. New Mexico is second in offensive and defensive efficiency against the conference. On defense they force turnovers against the MWC plus allow 32% from three and 53.5% around the bucket. Offensively the Lobos in conference make 55.9% inside. New Mexico has been dominant at home in the Mountain West winning by 13 or greater points. Play New Mexico -8.5.