Dec. 3 NCAA Basketball Picks

These are the condensed versions of picks for Monday’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.

Rutgers at No. 22 Wisconsin

Side Prediction/Full Game:  Wisconsin -13 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Under 126.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Wisconsin -7 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half:  Under 59 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Previous Day’s Record: 1-3 (.750)
December Record 21-11-0 (.656)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 102-102-6 (.500)

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: 0-2 (.000)           (9-7-0 (.563) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 0-1 (.000)           (6-2-0 (.750) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-0 (1.000)         (6-2-0 (.750) 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. 19

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

Western Michigan at Cincinnati
Eastern Michigan at Rutgers
Utah State vs. Saint Mary’s
Arizona State vs. No. 15 Mississippi 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.

Western Michigan at Cincinnati:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Western Michigan +16 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 135.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Cincinnati -10 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 64 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Eastern Michigan at Rutgers

Side Prediction/Full Game: Eastern Michigan +6.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 135 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/1st Half: Rutgers -3 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 63 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Utah State vs. Saint Mary’s

Side Prediction/Full Game: Saint Mary’s -5.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  Over 144.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Saint Mary’s over 73.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Saint Mary’s -2.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Over 67 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Saint Mary’s over 35 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Arizona State vs. No. 15 Mississippi State

Side Prediction/Full Game: Mississippi State -4.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 149.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Arizona State under 73 (4/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Mississippi State -2 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/1st Half: Under 71 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: Arizona State under 34.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Previous Day’s Record: 5-11 (.313)
November Record: 58-62-3 (.484)
Season Record: 58-62-3 (.484)

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: 3-7 (.300)          (29-37-1 (.440) in November)
4-Star Pick Record: 2-2 (.500)          (15-12-2 (.552) in November)
5-Star Pick Record: 0-4 (.000)          (14-15 (.483) in November)

NCAAF Week 11 Previews — Nov. 9-10 (UPDATED WITH SATURDAY PICKS!)

These are the condensed versions of picks for the following Nov. 9-10 college football games for Winners and Whiners. Saturday’s picks will be updated Saturday morning. Links to the full previews are below:

No. 16 Fresno State at Boise State
Temple at Houston
No. 4 Michigan at Rutgers
Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh

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.

No. 16 Fresno State at Boise State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Fresno State -2.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 54 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Boise State under 25.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Fresno State -1 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 26.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Boise State under 13.5 points (3/5) — WIN!

No. 4 Michigan at Rutgers:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Michigan -39 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 48.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Michigan -7.5 1st quarter (3/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Michigan -22.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 27.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Over 10.5 points 1st quarter (5/5) — WIN!

Temple at Houston:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Temple +4.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 69 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Houston over 37.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Houston -3 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 36 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Temple over 16.5 points (3/5) — WIN!

Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Pitt -3 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 53.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Virginia Tech under 25.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Virginia Tech +150 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 27.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Pitt Under 14.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Previous Week’s Record: 15-9-0 (.625)
Season Record: 188-172-1 (.522)

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: (8-8, .500)           Season: (117-101, .537)
4-star play record: (4-0, 1.000)           Season: (36-39, .480)
5-star play record: (3-1, .750)             Season: (35-30-1, .538)

NCAAF Week 10 Previews — Nov. 1-3 (UPDATED WITH SATURDAY PICKS!!)

These are the condensed versions of picks for the following Nov. 1 and Nov. 3 college football games for Winners and Whiners. Links to the full previews are below and all times listed are Eastern:

 

Temple at No. 9 UCF (Thursday Nov. 1)
No. 24 Boston College at Virginia Tech
No. 7 Oklahoma at Texas Tech
No. 12 West Virginia at No. 15 Texas
Rutgers at Wisconsin
San Jose State at Wyoming
California at No. 10 Washington State

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: Temple at No. 9 UCF

Side Prediction/Full Game: Temple +10.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Under 60.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Temple Under 25.5 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Side Prediction/Half Time: UCF -310 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 31 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Temple +3 1Q (4/5) — WIN!

Game 2: No. 24 Boston College at Virginia Tech:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Boston College -2 (5/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 57.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/Half Time: Boston College -0.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 28.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Half Time:

Game 3: No. 7 Oklahoma at Texas Tech:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Texas Tech +13 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 77.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Oklahoma Over 45.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/Half Time: Oklahoma -7 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 39 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Oklahoma Over 23.5 points (5/5) — WIN!

Game 4: No. 12 West Virginia at No. 15 Texas:

Side Prediction/Full Game: West Virginia +1.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 58 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: West Virginia Over 28.5 points (5/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/Half Time: West Virginia +0.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 29 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: West Virginia Over 14.5 points (3/5) — WIN!

Game 5: Rutgers at Wisconsin:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Rutgers +29 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 50.5 points (4/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/Half Time: Wisconsin -17.5 (5/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Under 28 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Half Time:

Game 6: San Jose State at Wyoming:

Side Prediction/Full Game: San Jose State +13.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 40.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game:
Side Prediction/Half Time: San Jose State +7.5 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 19 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Half Time:

Game 7: California at No. 10 Washington State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Washington State -10.5 (3/5) — LOSS
Total Prediction/Full Game: Over 51.5 points (4/5) — LOSS
Prop Prediction/Full Game: Washington State over 30.5 points (5/5) — LOSS
Side Prediction/Half Time: California +6.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Half Time: Over 24.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Half Time: Washington State over 15.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!

Previous Week’s Record: 15-21-0 (.417)
Season Record: 173-163-1 (.515)

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: (9-13, .409)           Season: (109-93, .540)
4-star play record: (3-4, .429)              Season: (32-39, .451)
5-star play record: (3-4, .429)           Season: (32-29-1, .524)