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)

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)

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)