College Basketball Picks
There’s likely to be a lot of people hitting the ATM machine tomorrow as the whole world is betting on the Oregon Ducks to cover tonight in Colorado vs. the Buffaloes as a short -1.5 favorite. The number four team in the nation vs. unranked Colorado? What could go wrong? (lol) This is a REAL bad spot for the Ducks. Between the emotions spent by players watching last night’s exciting Rose Bowl victory vs. Wisconsin and the SERIOUS home court advantage the Buffaloes hold, this is as big of a trap game as you’ll ever see in college basketball.
An interesting New Year’s Day match-up has the Golden Eagles taking on the Bluejays. The oddsmaker has listed the host as -3.5 point favorite with a total line of 151.5. Read on to get our prognosticators betting analysis and suggested wager.
The Blue Devils have just the one loss on the campaign with a two point overtime shocker to Stephen F. Austin. In comes a hot Boston College team who has strung together four straight victories against lesser. Duke is a massive point spread favorite laying 23 points with a total line of 140.5.
Both squads have been off for a while, so rust may be a factor tonight when Nova host Xavier at Finneran Pavilion. The NCAA betting board lists the Musketeers as a +5.5 road dog. Can they pull off the upset or at the least get within the number? Get our capper’s betting opinion and free pick.
Both WVU and OSU have one loss on the season, but Buckeyes have had the more difficult schedule. The 6.5 points Ohio State backers have to lay seems reasonable considering all but one of their victories has been by more than this line and the one that wasn’t was a six point win over Kentucky. Read on to get our handicapper’s prediction.