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)

NCAAB Picks — Nov. 13 (Georgia Tech at Tennessee; Cal Riverside at UNLV)

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

Georgia Tech at Tennessee
Cal Riverside at 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.

Georgia Tech at Tennessee:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Tennessee -16 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 139.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Tennessee -9 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 65 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Tennessee Over 37 points (5/5) — LOSS!

Cal Riverside at UNLV:

Side Prediction/Full Game: UNLV -11.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 142 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: UNLV -7 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 65 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 4-5 (.444)
November Record: 29-28-2 (.517)
Season Record: 29-28-2 (.517)

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: 2-3 (.400)          (14-16-1 (.468) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)          (7-6-1 (.536) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)          (8-6 (.571) in November)

Week 7 NCAAF Picks — October 13

These are the condensed versions of picks for the following October 13 college football games for Winners and Whiners. Links to the full previews are below and all times listed are Eastern:

Duke at Georgia Tech
UAB at Rice
Ball State at Central Michigan
Purdue at Illinois
No. 22 Texas A&M at South Carolina
Louisiana-Monroe at Coastal Carolina
Hawaii at BYU

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.

 

Game 1: Duke at Georgia Tech:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Georgia Tech -2 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 56.5 points (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Georgia Tech -130 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Georgia Tech -1 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 27.5 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Over 10.5 points 1Q (3/5)

Game 2: UAB at Rice:

Side Prediction/Full Game: UAB -16.5 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 54 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/Half Time: UAB -460 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 27 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: UAB -450 1Q (3/5)

Game 3: Ball State at Central Michigan:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Ball State +2 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 54 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Ball State +120 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Ball State +1.5 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 27.5 points -115 (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Under 10.5 points 1Q -115 (3/5)

Game 4: Purdue at Illinois:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Purdue -10 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 61.5 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Purdue Over 36.5 points -120 (4/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Purdue -6.5 points (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 32 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Purdue Over 19.5 points (3/5)

Game 5: No. 22 Texas A&M at South Carolina:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Texas A&M -2 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 52 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Texas A&M -135 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Texas A&M -1 -110 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 26.5 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Texas A&M -0.5 points +120 (3/5)

Game 6: Louisiana-Monroe at Coastal Carolina:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Coastal Carolina -4.5 (4/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 66.5 points (2/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Coastal Carolina -260 (3/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: Coastal Carolina -4 -110 (5/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 34.5 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Over 14 points 1Q -135 (3/5)

Game 7: Hawaii at BYU:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Hawaii +15 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 54.5 points (4/5)
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Hawaii Over 22.5 points (5/5)
Side Prediction/Half Time: BYU -330 (3/5)
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 28.5 points (3/5)
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Hawaii Over 10.5 points (4/5)

Previous Week’s Record: 11-15 (.423)
Season Record: 100-97 (.508)

1-star play record: (0-0, .000)           Season: (0-0, .000)
2-star play record: (0-0, .000)           Season: (0-0, .000)
3-star play record: (6-10, .375)       Season: (61-56, .521)
4-star play record: (2-3, .400)           Season: (18-26, .409)
5-star play record: (3-2, .600)           Season: (21-15, .583)