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)

Dec. 18 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.

East Carolina at Charlotte

Side Prediction/Full Game: East Carolina -1 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 135 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: East Carolina +0.5 (4.5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 61 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Bradley at Georgia Southern

Side Prediction/Full Game: Georgia Southern -5 (4/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 154.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Georgia Southern -3 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  OVER 72.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Missouri State at Arkansas State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Arkansas State +3.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 153.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Arkansas State +1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  OVER 72.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 4-7-1 (.375)
December Record 46-43-3 (.516)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 127-134-9 (.487)

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: 2-4 (.333)             (21-23-1 (.478) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-1-1 (.500)         (12-9-2 (.565) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-2 (.333)             (13-10-0 (.565) in December)