January 19 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Friday’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.

Louisiana at Louisiana-Monroe

Side Prediction/Full Game: Louisiana-Monroe -4 (3/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 155 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Louisiana-Monroe -1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 74 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Missouri at Texas A&M

Side Prediction/Full Game: Missouri +5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 139 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Missouri +2.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 65 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Akron at Miami of Ohio:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Miami of Ohio +2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 135 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Akron -0.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 63.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

No. 14 Kentucky at No. 12 Auburn:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Auburn -4.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 147.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Kentucky UNDER 71.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Auburn -2.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 69 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Southern Miss at ODU:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Southern Miss +8 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 124.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Southern Miss +4 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 58 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Wake Forest at No. 9 Virginia Tech:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Virginia Tech -18.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 140.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Virginia Tech -10 (3/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 70 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Colorado State at Utah State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Utah State -15.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 147 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Utah State -9.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 70 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Day’s Record: 11-16-2 (.414)
Previous Day’s Record: 2-4-0 (.333)
January Record 97-93-3 (.510)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 264-246-14 (.517)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-0-0 (.000) in January)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (1-1-0 (.500) in January)
3-Star Pick Record: 5-8-2 (.400)          (49-47-3 (.510) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 4-3 (.571)             (25-21-0 (.543) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-5 (.286)             (22-24-0 (.478) in January)

January 12 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Friday’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.

No. 1 Duke at No. 13 Florida State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Duke -7 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 156.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Florida State +4 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 74.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

No. 16 Ohio State at Iowa

Side Prediction/Full Game: Iowa -2.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 147 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Iowa -1.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 69 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Seton Hall at No. 21 Marquette

Side Prediction/Full Game: Marquette -4.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 151 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Marquette -2.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 71 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

VCU at Davidson

Side Prediction/Full Game: Davidson -2.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 130 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Davidson -2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 61 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Toledo at Western Michigan

Side Prediction/Full Game: Toledo -6 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 145 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Western Michigan +3 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 69 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Texas-Arlington at Coastal Carolina

Side Prediction/Full Game: Coastal Carolina -6 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 142.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Coastal Carolina -3 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 67 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Today’s Record: 15-9-0 (.625)
Previous Day’s Record: 0-5-0 (.000)
January Record 63-49-1 (.562)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 230-202-12 (.532)

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: 6-6 (.500)             (32-24-1 (.570) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 5-1 (.833)             (16-12-0 (.571) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 4-2 (.667)             (15-13-0 (.536) in January)

January 5 NCAA Basketball Afternoon 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.

Valparaiso at Missouri State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Missouri State -4.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 141.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Missouri State -2 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 67 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Wake Forest at Georgia Tech

Side Prediction/Full Game: Georgia Tech -7.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 136.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Georgia Tech -4 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 64 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Central Michigan at Miami of Ohio:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Miami -4.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 148.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Central Michigan +2.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 70.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Western Michigan at Akron:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Akron -10.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 137.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Akron -6 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 64.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

VCU at Fordham:

Side Prediction/Full Game: VCU -6 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 126.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: VCU -4 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 58.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Today’s Record: 12-8-0 (.600)
Previous Day’s Record: 6-2-0 (.750)
January Record 27-18-0 (.600)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 191-170-11 (.528)

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: 8-2 (.800)             (16-7-0 (.696) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 2-3 (.400)             (5-6-0 (.455) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-3 (.400)             (6-5-0 (.545) 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)

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)

Nov. 28 NCAA Basketball Picks

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

Bradley vs. IUPUI
Rutgers vs. Miami
Hawaii vs. UCLA
Valparaiso vs. UNLV

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.

Bradley vs. IUPUI

Side Prediction/Full Game: Bradley -3.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 134 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: IUPUI +2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 63 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Rutgers vs. Miami

Side Prediction/Full Game: Miami -11 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 139 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Miami -6.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 65 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Hawaii at UCLA

Side Prediction/Full Game: UCLA -14.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 150 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: UCLA -7.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 71 points (3/5) — PUSH!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Valparaiso at UNLV

Side Prediction/Full Game: UNLV -5.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 140 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: UNLV -3.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 65 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 6-9-1 (.406)
November Record: 79-85-5 (.482)
Season Record: 79-85-5 (.482)

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: 3-4-1 (.438)       (38-48-3 (.444) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-3 (.250)          (20-18-2 (.525) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-2 (.500)          (21-19 (.525) in November)

NCAA Basketball Picks — November 27

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

Illinois at Notre Dame
No. 13 Virginia Tech at Penn 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.

Illinois at Notre Dame

Side Prediction/Full Game: Notre Dame -5.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 148 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Notre Dame -3.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 71 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

No. 13 Virginia Tech at Penn State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Virginia Tech -1.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 139 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Virginia Tech -2 (3/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 65.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 2-5-1 (.313)
November Record: 73-76-4 (.503)
Season Record: 73-76-4 (.503)

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: 1-2-1 (.375)       (35-44-2 (.444) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 0-2 (.000)          (19-15-2 (.556) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)          (19-17 (.528) in November)