Handicapping Hoops: Week of March 12, 2012

by Maize_in_Spartyland

Sunday, March 18th, 2012 Picks (5-8-0) (53-50-1(1239-1118-51)

NCAA Tournament

Georgetown/North Carolina State; North Carolina State +4.5 (North Carolina State 66 Georgetown 63).

Michigan State/Saint Louis; Michigan State -6 (Michigan State 65 Saint Louis 61).

North Carolina/Creighton; North Carolina -8.5 (North Carolina 87 Creighton 73).

Florida/Norfolk State; Norfolk State +14.5 (Florida 84 Norfolk State 50).

South Florida/Ohio; South Florida -2.5 (Ohio 62 South Florida 56).

Xavier/Lehigh; Xavier -2.5 (Xavier 70 Lehigh 58).

Kansas/Purdue; Kansas -8 (Kansas 63 Purdue 60).

Florida State/Cincinnati; Florida State -1.5 (Cincinnati 62 Florida State 56).

Other Post-Season Tournaments

Drexel/Northern Iowa; Drexel -6 (Drexel 65 Northern Iowa 63).

Nevada/Bucknell; Nevada -3 (Nevada 75 Bucknell 67).

Old Dominion/USC Upstate; Old Dominion -8 (Old Dominion 65 USC Upstate 56).

Fairfield/Manhattan; Manhattan +6 (Fairfield 69 Manhattan 57).

Oregon/Iowa; Iowa +7.5 (Oregon 108 Iowa 97).

Loyola Marymount/Weber State; Loyola Marymount -4.

Saturday, March 17th, 2012 Picks (8-5-1) (48-42-1(1234-1110-51)

NCAA Tournament

Syracuse/Kansas State; Syracuse -5 (Syracuse 75 Kansas State 59).

Ohio State/Gonzaga; Ohio State -7 (Ohio State 73 Gonzaga 66).

Marquette/Murray State; Murray State +4.5 (Marquette 62 Murray State 53).

Vanderbilt/Wisconsin; Wisconsin +1 (Wisconsin 60 Vanderbilt 57).

Indiana/VCU; VCU +6 (Indiana 63 VCU 61).

Kentucky/Iowa State; Iowa State +10.5 (Kentucky 87 Iowa State 71).

Baylor/Colorado; Colorado +7.5 (Baylor 80 Colorado 63).

Louisville/New Mexico; Louisville -2 (Louisville 59 New Mexico 56).

Other Post-Season Tournaments

Seton Hall/Massachusetts; Massachusetts +8.5 (Massachusetts 77 Seton Hall 67).

Oakland/Buffalo; Oakland -1.5 (Oakland 84 Buffalo 76).

Robert Morris/Toledo; Toledo +1 (Robert Morris 69 Toledo 51).

Georgia State/Mercer; Georgia State -1 (Mercer 64 Georgia State 59).

Rice/Drake; Rice -4 (Rice 74 Drake 68).

Utah State/Idaho; Utah State -5.5. (Utah State 76 Idaho 56).

Friday, March 16th, 2012 Picks (8-9-0) (40-37-0(1226-1105-50)

NCAA Tournament

Cincinnati/Texas; Cincinnati -1.5 (Cincinnati 65 Texas 59).

North Carolina State/San Diego State; North Carolina State -1 (North Carolina State 79 San Diego State 65).

Creighton/Alabama; Alabama +2 (Creighton 58 Alabama 57).

Florida/Virginia; Virginia +3.5 (Florida 71 Virginia 45).

Florida State/St. Bonaventure; Florida State -5.5 (Florida State 66 St. Bonaventure 63).

Georgetown/Belmont; Belmont +6.5 (Georgetown 74 Belmont 59).

North Carolina/Vermont; North Carolina -14.5 (North Carolina 77 Vermont 58).

Missouri/Norfolk State; Norfolk State +21.5 (Norfolk State 86 Missouri 84).

Memphis/St. Louis; Memphis -3 (Saint Louis 61 Memphis 54).

Michigan/Ohio; Michigan -5.5 (Ohio 65 Michigan 60).

St. Mary’s/Purdue; Purdue +2 (Purdue 72 St. Mary’s 69).

Duke/Lehigh; Duke -12 (Lehigh 75 Duke 70).

Michigan State/LIU Brooklyn; Michigan State -17.5 (Michigan State 89 LIU Brooklyn 67).

Notre Dame/Xavier; Xavier +3 (Xavier 67 Notre Dame 63).

Temple/South Florida; Temple -2 (South Florida 58 Temple 44).

Kansas/Detroit; Detroit +14.5 (Kansas 65 Detroit 50).

Other Post-Season Tournaments

Washington/Northwestern; Northwestern +6 (Washington 76 Northwestern 55).

Thursday, March 15th, 2012 Picks (9-8-0) (32-28-0(1218-1096-50)

NCAA Tournament

Murray State/Colorado State; Murray State -2.5 (Murray State 58 Colorado State 41).

Kansas State/Southern Miss; Kansas State -4.5 (Kansas State 70 Southern Miss 64).

Louisville/Davidson; Louisville -6 (Louisville 69 Davidson 62).

Wisconsin/Montana; Wisconsin -8.5 (Wisconsin 73 Montana 49).

Marquette/BYU; Marquette -5 (Marquette 88 BYU 68).

Syracuse/NC Asheville; Syracuse -15.5 (Syracuse 72 NC Asheville 65).

New Mexico/Long Beach State; New Mexico -4 (New Mexico 75 Long Beach State 68).

Vanderbilt/Harvard; Harvard +5.5 (Vanderbilt 79 Harvard 70).

Kentucky/Western Kentucky; Kentucky -24.5 (Kentucky 81 Western Kentucky 66).

Wichita State/VCU; Wichita State -5.5 (VCU 62 Wichita State 59).

West Virginia/Gonzaga; Gonzaga +1 (Gonzaga 77 West Virginia 54).

Baylor/South Dakota State; South Dakota State +8.5 (Baylor 68 South Dakota State 60).

Iowa State/Connecticut; Connecticut +1.5 (Iowa State 77 Connecticut 64).

Indiana/New Mexico State; New Mexico State +6.5 (Indiana 79 New Mexico State 66).

Ohio State/Loyola (MD); Ohio State -17 (Ohio State 78 Loyola (MD) 59).

UNLV/Colorado; UNLV -3 (Colorado 68 UNLV 64).

Other Post-Season Tournaments

Kent State/USC Upstate; Kent State -1.5 (USC Upstate 73 Kent State 58).

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012 Picks (16-7-0) (23-20-0(1209-1088-50)

NCAA Tournament

Lamar/Vermont; Lamar -1.5 (Vermont 71 Lamar 59).

California/USF; California -2 (USF 65 California 54).

Other Post-Season Tournaments

Fairfield/Yale; Fairfield -8.5 (Fairfield 68 Yale 56).

La Salle/Minnesota; Minnesota +3.5 (Minnesota 70 La Salle 61).

Manhattan/Albany; Manhattan -1 (Manhattan 89 Albany 79).

Oakland/Bowling Green; Oakland -4 (Oakland 86 Bowling Green 69).

Pittsburgh/Wofford; Pittsburgh -12.5 (Pittsburgh 81 Wofford 63).

Drexel/UCF; UCF +7.5 (Drexel 81 UCF 56).

Saint Joseph’s/Northern Iowa; Northern Iowa +6.5 (Northern Iowa 67 Saint Joseph’s 65).

Buffalo/American; Buffalo -1.5 (Buffalo 78 American 61).

Miami (FL)/Valparaiso; Miami (FL) -10 (Miami (FL) 66 Valparaiso 50).

Pennsylvania/Quinnipiac; Quinnipiac +5 (Pennsylvania 74 Quinnipiac 63).

Butler/Delaware; Butler -9 (Butler 75 Delaware 58).

Drake/North Dakota; Drake -11 (Drake 70 North Dakota 64).

Rice/Louisiana-Lafayette; Rice -1 (Rice 66 Louisiana-Lafayette 63).

Arizona/Bucknell; Arizona -8 (Bucknell 65 Arizona 54).

UC Santa Barbara/Idaho; Idaho +1.5 (Idaho 86 UC Santa Barbara 83).

Wyoming/North Dakota State; Wyoming -9 (Wyoming 76 North Dakota State 75).

Oral Roberts/Nevada; Nevada +6.5 (Nevada 68 Oral Roberts 59).

Mississippi/Illinois State; Illinois State +6 (Illinois State 96 Mississippi 93 OT).

Loyola Marymount/Cal State Fullerton; Loyola Marymount -5.5 (Loyola Marymount 88 Cal State Fullerton 79).

Oregon State/Western Illinois; Oregon State -11 (Oregon State 80 Western Illinois 59).

Utah State/Cal State Bakersfield; Utah State -10.5 (Utah State 75 Cal State Bakersfield 69).

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 Picks (7-13-0) (7-13-0(1193-1081-50)

NCAA Tournament

Western Kentucky/Mississippi Valley State; Western Kentucky -4.5 (Western Kentucky 59 Mississippi Valley State 58).

BYU/Iona; Iona +2 (BYU 78 Iona 72).

Other Post-Season Tournaments

Georgia State/Tennessee Tech; Tennessee Tech +10 (Georgia State 74 Tennessee Tech 43).

Indiana State/Robert Morris; Indiana State -5 (Robert Morris 67 Indiana State 60).

Mercer/Tennessee State; Tennessee State +6 (Mercer 68 Tennessee State 60).

Mississippi State/Massachusetts; Massachusetts +8 (Massachusetts 101 Mississippi State 96 2OT).

Old Dominion/Coastal Carolina; Old Dominion -10 (Old Dominion 68 Coastal Carolina 66).

Toledo/McNeese State; Toledo -4.5 (Toledo 76 McNeese State 63).

Seton Hall/Stony Brook; Seton Hall -11 (Seton Hall 63 Stony Brook 61).

Iowa/Dayton; Iowa -3.5 (Iowa 84 Dayton 75).

Evansville/Princeton; Evansville -3.5 (Princeton 95 Evansville 86).

TCU/Milwaukee; TCU -4.5 (TCU 83 Milwaukee 73).

Tennessee/Savannah State; Tennessee -14.5 (Tennessee 65 Savannah State 51).

Northwestern/Akron; Northwestern -5.5 (Northwestern 76 Akron 74).

Weber State/Utah Valley; Weber State -12 (Weber State 72 Utah Valley 69).

Middle Tennessee/Marshall; Marshall +5.5 (Middle Tennessee 86 Marshall 78).

Oregon/LSU; Oregon -7 (Oregon 96 LSU 76).

San Francisco/Washington State; San Francisco -4.5 (Washington State 89 San Francisco 75).

Washington/Texas-Arlington; Washington -8 (Washington 82 Texas-Arlington 72).

Stanford/Cleveland State; Stanford -6.5 (Stanford 76 Cleveland State 65).

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s