marksmoneymakers Posts:30691 Followers:142
On 03/25/2013 07:23 AM in NCAA Basketball

Some Monday NCAA Hoops Helpful Information


Robert Morris kids might still be hung over after beating Kentucky last week on national TV; Colonials lost by 10 at Pitt LY, last time they've faced a Big East team. Providence plays only seven guys; they're 8-3 in last 11 games, beat Bryant by 32, in only game vs NEC opponent.

Mercer finished ahead of Florida Gulf Coast in A-Sun; they're 12-2 in last 14 games, but lost at New Mexico by 18, Denver by 29 in its two western road games this year. BYU is 4-5 in its last nine games, but won three of last four at home. Last three Mercer games went over total.

27-6 Louisiana Tech snapped 3-game skid with 71-66 win at Florida St., Tech (-4) beat Southern Miss 65-55 Dec 8, despite 23 turnovers; USM top scorer Davis had only 7 points. Eagles won last five home games and eight of last 11 overall. Tech lost two of its last three away games.

George Mason is announcing move to A-16 today; their last six games were all decided by 6 or less points. Patriots lost four of last five home games. Houston has played easiest schedule in country this year; they've won five of last six games, with last three wins all by 5 or less points.

Richmond's 76-71 win at Bryant in first round was its second win in last ten road games; Spiders are 16-2 this season vs teams ranked outside top 100 (Wright State is #113). Raiders won four of last five games; they're 1-0 vs CAA teams this year, winning 63-57 at league doormat Hofstra.

Santa Clara is 10-5 in its last 15 games, but lost lost last three road tilts, by 17-43-13 points; Broncos are 1-7 vs teams in top 70, winning by 7 at Saint Louis in November. Purdue won three of last four at home, with only loss by 5 to Michigan. Purdue is 12-4 vs teams outside top 80.

Western Michigan lost three of last four road games, with four of its last five on road decided by 4 or less points; Broncos won 12 of its last 17 games overall. Wyoming is 15-0 vs teams outside MWC, 12-0 vs teams ranked outside top 125- they've beaten four top 70 teams in Laramie.

Cal-Irvine won nine of last 11 games; they lost by hoop at Sam Houston State in OT, its only game vs Southland opponent- they won two of last three road games. Oral Roberts beat Sam Houston two out of three, but lost to them in Southland tourney; Titans won seven of eight at home.

marksmoneymakers Posts:30691 Followers:142
03/25/2013 07:26 AM

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National Invitation Tournament
2nd Round at campus sites
PROVIDENCE 71, Robert Morris 61
SOUTHERN MISS 76, Louisiana Tech 70
BYU 73, Mercer 68

College Basketball Invitational
Quarterfinals at campus sites
GEORGE MASON 78, Houston 74
WYOMING 62, Western Michigan 57
WRIGHT STATE 64, Richmond 60
PURDUE 72, Santa Clara 64 Postseason Tournament
2nd Round at Tulsa, OK

marksmoneymakers Posts:30691 Followers:142
03/25/2013 07:27 AM

NCAA Basketball Picks

Houston at George Mason

The Patriots look to build on their 7-3 ATS record in their last 10 non-conference games. George Mason is the pick (-6) according to Dunkel, which has the Patriots favored by 8. Dunkel Pick: George Mason (-6). Here are all of today's games.

Time Posted: 7:00 a.m. EST

Game 613-614: Robert Morris at Providence (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Robert Morris 55.374; Providence 66.196
Dunkel Line: Providence by 11; 142
Vegas Line: Providence by 8 1/2; 138
Dunkel Pick: Providence (-8 1/2); Over

Game 615-616: Mercer at BYU (9:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Mercer 56.284; BYU 64.887
Dunkel Line: BYU by 8 1/2; 139
Vegas Line: BYU by 7; 143
Dunkel Pick: BYU (-7); Under

Game 617-618: Louisiana Tech at Southern Mississippi (10:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Louisiana Tech 58.293; Southern Mississippi 67.286
Dunkel Line: Southern Mississippi by 9; 147
Vegas Line: Southern Mississippi by 8; 144 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Southern Mississippi (-8); Over

Game 621-622: Houston at George Mason (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Houston 55.425; George Mason 63.312
Dunkel Line: George Mason by 8; 147
Vegas Line: George Mason by 6; 152 1/2
Dunkel Pick: George Mason (-6); Under

Game 623-624: Richmond at Wright State (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Richmond 61.961; Wright State 60.486
Dunkel Line: Richmond by 1 1/2; 132
Vegas Line: Wright State by 1; 127 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Richmond (+1); Over

Game 625-626: Santa Clara at Purdue (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Santa Clara 58.705; Purdue 71.082
Dunkel Line: Purdue by 12 1/2; 137
Vegas Line: Purdue by 6 1/2; 141 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Purdue (-6 1/2); Under

Game 627-628: Western Michigan at Wyoming (9:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Western Michigan 53.071; Wyoming 60.543
Dunkel Line: Wyoming by 7 1/2; 122
Vegas Line: Wyoming by 6; 127
Dunkel Pick: Wyoming (-6); Under

Game 629-630: UC-Irvine at Oral Roberts (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: UC-Irvine 55.708; Oral Roberts 56.589
Dunkel Line: Oral Roberts by 1; 145
Vegas Line: Oral Roberts by 4 1/2; 141
Dunkel Pick: UC-Irvine (+4 1/2); Over