January 2 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Tuesday’s college basketball game for Winners and Whiners. 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.

Northern Iowa at Bradley:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Bradley -8 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 129 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Bradley -4 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 59.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Illinois State at Valparaiso:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Illinois State +2.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 143 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Illinois State +1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 67 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

East Carolina at SMU:

Side Prediction/Full Game: SMU -15 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 138.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: SMU -8.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 65.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Day’s Record: 5-7-0 (.417)
January Record 9-8-0 (.529)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 176-161-11 (.522)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-0-0 (.000) in January)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-0-0 (.000) in January)
3-Star Pick Record: 2-4 (.333)             (5-4-0 (.556) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-2 (.333)             (2-2-0 (.500) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-1 (.667)             (2-2-0 (.500) in January)

NCAA Football Picks — Birmingham Bowl

These are the condensed versions of picks for the following Dec. 22 Birmingham Bowl for Winners and Whiners. Links to the full previews are below:

Memphis vs. Wake Forest

Confidence rating is in parentheses. Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Memphis vs. Wake Forest

Side Prediction/Full Game: Memphis -3.5 (5/5) LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 73.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Memphis OVER 38.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Memphis -2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Half Time: OVER 37.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Memphis OVER 19.5 points (3/5) — WIN!

Previous Week’s Record: 3-0-0 (1.000)
Season Record: 243-192-1 (.558)

1-star play record: (0-0, .000)             Season: (0-0, .000)
2-star play record: (0-0, .000)             Season: (0-2, .000)
3-star play record: (3-0, 1.000)           Season: (149-115, .564)
4-star play record: (0-0, .000)             Season: (47-42, .528)
5-star play record: (0-0, .000)             Season: (47-35-1, .572)

December 21 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Thursday’s college basketball game for Winners and Whiners. 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.

Cal Irvine at Butler

Side Prediction/Full Game: Cal Irvine +8.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 132.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Butler -5.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 62 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Oregon at Baylor

Side Prediction/Full Game: Baylor -2.5 (2/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 131 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Oregon Under 62.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Baylor -2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 60.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Illinois State at UCF

Side Prediction/Full Game: UCF -13 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 141 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: UCF -7.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 66.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Previous Day’s Record: 11-2 (.846)
December Record 66-46-3 (.587)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 147-137-9 (.517)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-0 (.000) in December)
2-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)           (1-1 (.500) in December)
3-Star Pick Record: 4-2 (.600)             (30-26-1 (.535) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 3-0 (1.000)           (17-9-2 (.643) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 3-0 (1.000)           (18-10-0 (.643) in December)

NCAA Football Picks — Gasparilla Bowl

These are the condensed versions of picks for the following Dec. 20 Gasparilla Bowl for Winners and Whiners. Links to the full previews are below:

Marshall vs. South Florida

Confidence rating is in parentheses. Note: The 5/5 does not represent the best overall pick of the day’s games, simply the best pick of each individual game.

Marshall vs. South Florida

Side Prediction/Full Game: Marshall -2.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 55 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: South Florida UNDER 25.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Marshall -1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Half Time: UNDER 26 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Marshall to score 1st -125 (3/5) — WIN!

Previous Week’s Record: 4-2-0 (.667)
Season Record: 237-192-1 (.552)

1-star play record: (0-0, .000)             Season: (0-0, .000)
2-star play record: (0-0, .000)             Season: (0-2, .000)
3-star play record: (2-2, .500)            Season: (146-115, .562)
4-star play record: (1-0, 1.000)          Season: (47-42, .528)
5-star play record: (1-0, 1.000)          Season: (47-35-1, .572)

Dec. 15 — NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Saturday’s college basketball games for Winners and Whiners. 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.

UCSB at Rice

Side Prediction/Full Game: UCSB -5.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 142 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: UCSB -3 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 67.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Kent State at Louisville

Side Prediction/Full Game: Kent State +14 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Over 148 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Kent State +7.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Over 70 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Charleston at VCU

Side Prediction/Full Game: VCU -6.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 128 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: VCU -3 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 60.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Utah at No. 19 Kentucky

Side Prediction/Full Game: Kentucky -14.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 146.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Kentucky -8.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 68.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Cincinnati at No. 18 Mississippi State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Mississippi State -2.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 130 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Cincinnati +1.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 61 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 10-10 (.500)
December Record 37-29-2 (.559)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 118-120-8 (.496)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-0 (.000) in December)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-1 (.000) in December)
3-Star Pick Record: 5-5 (.500)       (16-16-1 (.500 in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 3-2 (.600)             (11-5-1 (.676) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-3 (.400)             (10-7-0 (.588 in December)

NCAAB Picks — Nov. 19

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

Western Michigan at Cincinnati
Eastern Michigan at Rutgers
Utah State vs. Saint Mary’s
Arizona State vs. No. 15 Mississippi State

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.

Western Michigan at Cincinnati:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Western Michigan +16 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 135.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Cincinnati -10 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 64 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Eastern Michigan at Rutgers

Side Prediction/Full Game: Eastern Michigan +6.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 135 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Rutgers -3 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 63 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Utah State vs. Saint Mary’s

Side Prediction/Full Game: Saint Mary’s -5.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Over 144.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Saint Mary’s over 73.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Saint Mary’s -2.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 67 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Saint Mary’s over 35 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Arizona State vs. No. 15 Mississippi State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Mississippi State -4.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 149.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Arizona State under 73 (4/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Mississippi State -2 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 71 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Arizona State under 34.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Previous Day’s Record: 5-11 (.313)
November Record: 58-62-3 (.484)
Season Record: 58-62-3 (.484)

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: 3-7 (.300)          (29-37-1 (.440) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 2-2 (.500)          (15-12-2 (.552) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 0-4 (.000)          (14-15 (.483) in November)

NCAAB Picks — Nov. 16 (Milwaukee at Cincinnati; Harvard at Rhode Island; IUPUI at Richmond)

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

Milwaukee at Cincinnati
Harvard at Rhode Island
IUPUI at Richmond

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.

Milwaukee at Cincinnati:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Cincinnati -20 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 133 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Cincinnati -12 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 62.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Harvard at Rhode Island

Side Prediction/Full Game: Harvard +4 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 139 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Harvard +2 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 65 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

IUPUI at Richmond:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Richmond -7.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 144 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: IUPUI +4.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 68 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 5-7 (.417)
November Record: 39-38-2 (.506)
Season Record: 39-38-2 (.506)

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: 3-3 (.500)          (19-21-1 (.476) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 2-1 (.667)          (10-8-1 (.553) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 0-3 (.000)          (10-9 (.526) in November)