NCAAB Picks — Nov. 18 (Indiana at Arkansas; Charleston at Oklahoma State; Washington at Santa Clara; Texas A&M at Minnesota)

These are the condensed versions of picks for Sunday’s college basketball games for Winners and Whiners featuring:

Indiana at Arkansas
Charleston at Oklahoma State
Washington at Santa Clara
Texas A&M at Minnesota

A link to the full preview is below, and confidence ratings are in parentheses. Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games when there are multiple games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Indiana at Arkansas:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Indiana -4 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 149.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Indiana Over 76.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Indiana -1.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 70.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Indiana Over 36 points (5/5) — LOSS!

Charleston at Oklahoma State:)

Side Prediction/Full Game: Oklahoma State -7 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 140.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Oklahoma State -3.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 65.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Washington at Santa Clara:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Washington -15.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 138 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Washington -8.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 64 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Texas A&M at Minnesota:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Minnesota -5 (4/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 152.5 points (3/5) — LOSE!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Minnesota -2.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 71 points (5/5) — LOSE!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 7-10-1 (.417)
November Record: 53-51-3 (.509)
Season Record: 53-51-3 (.509)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)          (0-0 (.000) in November)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)          (0-0 (.000) in November)
3-Star Pick Record: 4-6 (.400)          (26-30-1 (.465) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-2-1 (.375)       (13-10-2 .560 in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-2 (.500)          (14-11 .560 in November)

Author: Chris Altruda

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