College Basketball

Dayton Flyers vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Dayton Flyers face off on Thursday in Buffalo in a first round NCAA Tournament game in the South Regional. The Buckeyes are -5.5 point favorites over the Flyers with an over/under point total set at 128.5. The Ohio State Buckeyes are the number six seed in the south after finishing in fifth place in the Big Ten this season. Ohio State went 13-0 out of conference this year and 3-1 in neutral site games. LaQuinton Ross is averaging 15.4 points and 6.1 rebounds per game to lead the Buckeyes. Lenzelle Smith Jr. is averaging 11.1 points and 5.1 rebounds, Aaron Craft is averaging 9.6 points, and Amir Williams is averaging 8.0 points and 5.8 rebounds. Ohio State is averaging 69.8 points and they are shooting 44.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.8 points and their opponents are shooting 40.5 percent. Ohio State has Read More

UCLA Bruins vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricanes

The UCLA Bruins and the Tulsa Golden Hurricane face off on Friday as they close out the first round action in the NCAA Tournament. The Bruins are -9 point favorites over the Golden Hurricanes with an over/under point total set at 151.5 The UCLA Bruins had their share of ups and downs this season but they finished on a high note winning the Pac-12 Tournament. UCLA is 5-1 in neutral site games and 12-2 in non-conference games. Jordan Adams is averaging 17.2 points and 5.3 rebounds to lead the Bruins. Kyle Anderson is averaging 14.9 points, 8.8 rebounds, and 6.6 assists, Norman Powell is averaging 11.3 points, and Zach LaVine is averaging 10 points. UCLA is averaging 81.8 points and they are shooting 49 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.8 points and their opponents are shooting 42.9 percent. UCLA appears to be peaking just at the right time. The Read More

Kentucky Wildcats vs. Kansas St. Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats and the Kansas State Wildcats face off on Friday in St. Louis in a first round Midwest Regional game of the NCAA Tournament. Kentucky is -4 point favorites over Kansas St. with an over/under point total set at 133. The Kentucky Wildcats started the season as the number one ranked team in the nation and they start their 2014 NCAA Tournament as an eight seed. UK is 10-4 in out of conference games and 3-3 in neutral site games. Julius Randle leads the Cats averaging 15 points and 10.5 rebounds per game. James Young is averaging 14.5 points per game, Aaron Harrison is averaging 13.8 points, and Andrew Harrison is averaging 10.8 points. Kentucky is averaging 75.9 points and they are shooting 45.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.6 points and their opponents are shooting 40.3 percent. Kentucky played their best basketball in a month in Read More

Baylor Bears vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers

The Baylor Bears and the Nebraska Cornhuskers face off on Friday in San Antonio in a first round game in the West Regional of the NCAA Tournament. The Bears are -3.5 point favorites over the Cornhuskers with an over/under point total set at 131.5. The Baylor Bears had some struggles over the course of the season but they came on late winning 10 of their last 12 games. Baylor is 12-1 in non-conference games and 6-2 in neutral site games. Cory Jefferson leads the Bears averaging 13.5 points and 8.4 rebounds per game. Brady Heslip is averaging 11.8 points, Kenny Cherry is averaging 11.6 points and 5.0 assists, and Isaiah Austin is averaging 11 points and 5.5 rebounds. Baylor is averaging 75.2 points and they are shooting 45.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 68.4 points and their opponents are shooting 42.4 percent. Baylor lost in the Big 12 title Read More

Michigan St. Spartans vs. Michigan Wolverines

The Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans face off on Sunday in the Finals of the Big Ten Tournament. The Spartans are -2.5 point favorites over the Wolverines with an over/under point total set at 138. The Michigan Wolverines are being talked about as a possible number one seed in the NCAA Tournament after their win on Saturday over Ohio State. Michigan has defeated Michigan State twice this year, are 17-3 in the Big Ten, and 5-1 in neutral site games. Nik Stauskas leads the Wolverines with a 17.5 points per game average. Caris LeVert is averaging 13.5 points, Glen Robinson III is averaging 13.2 points, and Derrick Walton Jr. is averaging 8.0 points. Michigan is averaging 75 points and they are shooting 48.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.3 points and their opponents are shooting 44.3 percent. Michigan has won seven games in a row. The Michigan Read More

Florida Gators vs. Kentucky Wildcats

The Florida Gators and the Kentucky Wildcats face off on Sunday in the Championship Game of the SEC Tournament, their third meeting of the season. The Gators are -5.5 point favorites over the Wildcats with an over/under point total set at 130. The Florida Gators looked to be in deep trouble in their semifinal matchup against Tennessee but once again they rallied to get the win and advance to this game. Florida is 20-0 in the SEC and 4-0 in neutral site games this season. Casey Prather is the Gators leading scorer averaging 14.3 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Scottie Wilbekin is the SEC player of the year and is averaging 13 points, Michael Frazier II is averaging 12.8 points, and Patric Young is averaging 1 points and 6. Rebounds and is coming off of a huge game on Saturday. Florida is averaging 71 points and they are shooting Read More

North Dakota St. Bisons vs. IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons

The North Dakota State Bison and the IPFW Mastodons face off on Tuesday in Sioux Falls Arena for the Summit League Tournament Championship and a spot in the NCAA Tournament. The Bisons are -1 point favorites over the Mastodons. The North Dakota State Bison had no problem with Denver on Monday winning by 35 points to advance to this game. NDSU is 13-2 in Summit League play and 12-5 in games played away from home. Taylor Braun leads the Bison averaging 18.3 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. Marshall Bjorkland is averaging 13.4 points, TrayVonn Wright is averaging 11.3 points and 5.2 rebounds, and Lawrence Alexander is 11.1 points. North Dakota State is averaging 76.9 points and they are shooting 51.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.6 points and their opponents are shooting 42.6 percent. North Dakota State won the regular season Summit League Title but they need a Read More

Gonzaga Bulldogs vs. BYU Cougars

The Gonzaga Bulldogs and the BYU Cougars face off on Tuesday in Las Vegas in the Championship game of the West Coast Conference Tournament. The Bulldogs are -4 point favorites over the Cougars with an over/under point total set at 146. The Gonzaga Bulldogs pounded St. Mary’s on Monday to reach this game, only fitting since the Zags won the regular season WCC title. Gonzaga is 17-3 against the WCC and 12-6 n games played away from home. Kevin Pangos leads the Bulldogs averaging 14.2 points per game. Sam Dower is averaging 14.8 points and 6.9 rebounds, Gary Bell is averaging 11.1 points, and Przemek Karnowski is averaging 10.2 points and 7.1 rebounds. Gonzaga is averaging 77 points and they are shooting 49.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.1 points and their opponents are shooting 39.6 percent. Gonzaga hasn’t had their typical season and have flown under the radar Read More

Wofford Terriers vs. Western Carolina Catamounts

The Wofford Terriers and the Western Carolina Catamounts face off on Monday in the SoCon Tournament final for a spot in the NCAA Tournament. The Terriers are -3 point favorites over the Catamounts with an over/under point total set at 131. The Wofford Terriers soundly beat The Citadel on Saturday and pounded Georgia Southern on Sunday to land in this game. Wofford is 13-5 in SoCon games and 10-8 in games played away from home this season. Karl Cochran leads the Terriers averaging 15.4 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Spencer Collins is averaging 13.1 points, Lee Skinner is averaging 11.2 points and 8.6 rebounds, and Eric Garcia is averaging 7.6 points. Wofford is averaging 68 points and they are shooting 45.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 62.7 points and their opponents are shooting 44.5 percent. Wofford won by 11 in the last meeting of these two teams. The Read More

Washington St. Cougars vs. UCLA Bruins

The Washington State Cougars and the UCLA Bruins face off on Saturday in Pac-12 college basketball. The Bruins are -1 point favorites over the Cougars. The Washington State Cougars have lost eight games in a row and they are tied for last place in the Pac-12. Wazzu is 2-15 in the Pac-12 and 6-8 at home this season. DaVonte Lacy is averaging 19.6 points per game to lead the Cougars. D.J. Shelton is averaging 9.9 points and 9.4 rebounds, Que Johnson is averaging 9.7 points, and Royce Woolridge is averaging 7.3 points. Washington State is averaging 62 points and they are shooting 40.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.3 points and their opponents are shooting 45.2 percent. Washington State is coming off of a bad home loss to USC. The UCLA Bruins have won their last two games and six of their last eight. UCLA is 12-5 in the Read More