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 18 NCAA Basketball Picks — Xavier at No. 22 Villanova

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.

Xavier at No. 22 Villanova

Side Prediction/Full Game: Villanova -9.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 139.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Xavier UNDER 64.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Villanova -5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 64.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Xavier UNDER 30 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Day’s Record: 2-4-0 (.333)
Previous Day’s Record: 7-1-0 (.875)
January Record 86-77-1 (.527)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 253-230-12 (.523)

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: 1-3 (.250)             (44-39-1 (.530) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 0-1 (.000)             (21-18-0 (.538) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)           (20-19-0 (.513) in January)

January 15 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Tuesday’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.

No. 15 Marquette at Georgetown:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Marquette -2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 159 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Marquette OVER 80.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Georgetown +1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 75.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

LSU at No. 18 Mississippi:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Ole Miss -3.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 156 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Ole Miss -2 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 73.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Miami of Ohio at Toledo:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Toledo -7.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 148 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Toledo -4.5 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 70 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Today’s Record: 6-7-0 (.462)
Previous Day’s Record: 0-4-0 (.000)
January Record 72-66-1 (.522)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 239-219-12 (.521)

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: 3-4 (.429)             (36-34-1 (.507) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-2 (.333)             (18-16-0 (.529) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-1 (.667)             (18-16-0 (.529) in January)

January 13 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.

Northwestern at No. 2 Michigan

Side Prediction/Full Game: Michigan -12 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 129 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Michigan -7 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 60 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Southern Cal at Oregon

Side Prediction/Full Game: USC +5.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 141.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: USC OVER 67.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: USC +4 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 65 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Today’s Record: 3-6-0 (.333)
Previous Day’s Record: 15-9-0 (.625)
January Record 66-55-1 (.545)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 233-208-12 (.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: 1-4 (.200)             (33-28-1 (.540) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)             (17-13-0 (.567) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)             (16-14-0 (.533) 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 1 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.

No. 16 Marquette at St. John’s

Side Prediction/Full Game: St. John’s Pick ’em (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 156 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: St. John’s OVER 79.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: St. John’s -1 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 74.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Previous Day’s Record: 4-1-0 (.800)
January Record 4-1-0 (.800)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 171-154-11 (.524)

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: 3-0 (1.000)           (3-0-0 (1.000) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)           (1-0-0 (1.000) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 0-1 (.000)             (0-1-0 (.000) in January)

December 29 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.

No. 6 Nevada at Utah

Side Prediction/Full Game: Nevada -7.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 145 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Nevada -4.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 69.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Eastern Michigan at No. 5 Kansas

Side Prediction/Full Game: Kansas -22.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 140 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Kansas -13 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 65 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Xavier at DePaul

Side Prediction/Full Game: Xavier +2.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 144 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:  DePaul UNDER 73 points (5/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: DePaul -1 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 68 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Santa Clara vs. Washington State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Washington State -7 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 150 points (3/5) — PUSH!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Washington State -4.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 71 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Previous Day’s Record: 9-7-1 (.559)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 167-153-11 (.521)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)             (0-0 (.000) in December)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (1.000)           (1-1 (.500) in December)
3-Star Pick Record: 4-4-1 (.500)          (41-34-2 (.545) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 3-1 (.750)             (22-13-3 (.618) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-2 (.500)             (22-14-0 (.611) in December)