January 17 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Thursday’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.

Louisiana Tech at Old Dominion:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Old Dominion -5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 130 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Old Dominion -2.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 60.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Northern Kentucky at Cleveland State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Northern Kentucky -9 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 144.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Northern Kentucky -5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 70 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Today’s Record: 7-1-0 (.875)
Previous Day’s Record: 5-6-0 (.455)
January Record 84-73-1 (.535)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 251-226-12 (.526)

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: 4-0 (1.000)           (43-36-1 (.544) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 2-0 (1.000)           (21-17-0 (.553) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)             (19-19-0 (.500) in January)

December 22 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.

Loyola of Chicago at Saint Joseph’s

Side Prediction/Full Game: Saint Joseph’s -3 (4/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 142 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Saint Joseph’s -1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 67 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Stanford at San Francisco

Side Prediction/Full Game: Stanford +8.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 138.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: San Francisco -4.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 67 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Wisconsin-Green Bay at Evansville

Side Prediction/Full Game: Evansville -4.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: OVER 160 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Evansville -2.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 76.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Previous Day’s Record: 4-7-1 (.375)
December Record 70-53-4 (.567)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 151-144-10 (.511)

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: 3-3 (.500)             (33-29-1 (.532) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 0-2-1 (.167)          (18-11-3 (.609) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-2 (.333)             (19-11-0 (.633) in December)

Dec. 16 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Sunday’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.

Pacific at Cal State Northridge

Side Prediction/Full Game: Pacific -6 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Over 152 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Pacific -2 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Over 73.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Miami of Ohio at Northern Kentucky

Side Prediction/Full Game: Northern Kentucky -7.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 142 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Northern Kentucky -3.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 67.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 4-4 (.500)
December Record 41-33-2 (.553)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 122-124-8 (.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: 2-2 (.333)             (18-18-1 (.500 in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 0-2 (.000)             (11-7-1 (.605) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 2-0 (1.000)           (12-7-0 (.632 in December)

Dec. 1 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.

Charlotte at Charleston

Side Prediction/Full Game: Charleston -17.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 129.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Charleston -8.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 58.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

George Washington at Princeton

Side Prediction/Full Game: Princeton -7 (4/5)  — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 133 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Princeton -4 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 62 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Texas State at UTSA:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Texas State pick’em (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 138.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Texas State -0.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 65.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Loyola of Chicago at Illinois-Chicago

Side Prediction/Full Game: Loyola -3 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 147.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Loyola -2 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 69.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

New Mexico at Bradley

Side Prediction/Full Game: New Mexico +6.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 153.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: New Mexico +3.5 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 72 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 14-6-0 (.700)
December Record 14-6-0 (.700)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 95-97-6 (.495)

1-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)          (0-0 (.000) in December)
2-Star Pick Record: 0-0 (.000)          (0-0 (.000) in December)
3-Star Pick Record: 7-3 (.700)          (7-3-0 (.700) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 4-1 (.800)           (4-1-0 (.800) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 3-2 (.600)          (3-2-0 (.600) 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)

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)

NCAAB Picks — Nov. 9 (Northern Kentucky vs. Northern Illinois; Rice vs. Penn; Air Force vs. Texas State)

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

Northern Kentucky vs. Northern Illinois
Rice vs. Penn
Air Force vs. Texas 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.

Northern Kentucky vs. Northern Illinois:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Northern Kentucky -4 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 141 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Northern Kentucky -2 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 67 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Rice vs. Penn:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Penn -15 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 148 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Penn -7.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 68.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Air Force vs. Texas State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Air Force +6 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 132 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Texas State -2.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 61 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 5-7 (.417)
November Record: 16-11-1 (.589)
Season Record: 16-11-1 (.589)

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)       (8-5-1 (.607) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-2 (.333)          (4-3 (.571) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-2 (.333)          (4-3 (.571) in November)