College Basketball Picks 3/21/21
Loyola Chicago vs Illinois
The first game on today’s card is Loyola Chicago taking on Illinois. Loyola Chicago comes into this one following there win over Georgia Tech in the first round. They will be one of the toughest defenses that Illinois has faced all season coming in 5th in adjusted defensive efficiency. While Illinois is one of the hottest teams in the country 7 points is to many for the Missouri Valley champions. My pick for this game is Loyola Chicago +7.
Rutgers vs Houston
The next game on the card is another Midwest matchup between Rutgers and Houston. Rutgers has struggled to shoot the ball from the free throw line this season only hitting 63.3% from the free throw line. Houston on the other hand is knocking sown 74.4% from the free throw line. My pick for this game is Houston -8.
Oral Roberts vs Florida
The 15 seeded Oral Roberts takes on Florida in the next game on the card. Oral Roberts comes into this game following their huge upset win yesterday against Florida. Oral Roberts is one of the best free throw shooting teams in the country knocking down 82.4% from the free throw line. Florida on the other hand is only hitting 75.2% of there shots from the free throw line. My pick for this game is Oral Roberts +8.5.
Oregon State vs Oklahoma State
The final game on the card is the battle of the OSU’s with Oregon State taking on Oklahoma State. Oregon State does a great job holding on to the basketball only turning it over on 17.4% of there possessions. Oklahoma State on the other hand is turning the ball over on 21.3% of there possessions. My pick for this game is Oregon State +6.5.
- Loyola Chicago +7
- Houston -8
- Oral Roberts +8.5
- Oregon State +6.5