January 5 NCAA Basketball Night 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.

Air Force at Utah State:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Utah State -18.5 (3/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game: UNDER 136 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Utah State -11 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 64 points (4/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

West Virginia at Texas:

Side Prediction/Full Game: Texas -7 (3/5) — PUSH!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 141 points (5/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: West Virginia UNDER 66.5 points (4/5) — WIN!
Side Prediction/1st Half: Texas -4 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 66 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half:

Today’s Record: 6-2-1 (.722)
Previous Day’s Record: 12-8-0 (.600)
January Record 33-20-1 (.620)
December Record 86-62-5 (.578)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 200-173-12 (.535)

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: 3-1-1 (.700)          (19-8-1 (.696) in January)
4-Star Pick Record: 2-0 (1.000)           (7-6-0 (.538) in January)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)             (7-6-0 (.538) in January)

December 28 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.

Cal Riverside at Air Force

Side Prediction/Full Game: Air Force -6.5 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  UNDER 129 points (5/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Air Force -4 (4/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: UNDER 60.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: 

Louisiana-Monroe at LSU

Side Prediction/Full Game: LSU -16 (4/5) — LOSS!
Total Prediction/Full Game:  OVER 142.5 points (3/5) — LOSS!
Prop Prediction/Full Game: 
Side Prediction/1st Half: Louisiana-Monroe +10 (3/5) — WIN!
Total Prediction/1st Half: OVER 67.5 points (3/5) — WIN!
Prop Prediction/1st Half: LSU OVER 39 points (5/5) — WIN!

Previous Day’s Record: 6-3-0 (.667)
December Record 77-55-4 (.581)
November Record: 81-91-6 (.472)
Season Record: 158-146-10 (.519)

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: 4-1 (.800)             (37-30-1 (.551) in December)
4-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)             (19-12-3 (.603) in December)
5-Star Pick Record: 1-1 (.500)             (20-12-0 (.625) in December)