Picks for Best Games on Friday, December 7th

Tonight will have the triple-header of games that everyone is looking forward to, headlined by Arizona State playing Nevada. This is all part of the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic in the Staples Center. Here are my picks for all three of those games as well as one other game to watch. 

Umass at Providence

7 PM ET on Fox Sports 1

Line: Providence -9

Pick: Providence

Against the Spread: Providence

Final Score Prediction: Providence 89 Umass 74

St. Mary’s vs. New Mexico

7 PM ET 

Line: St. Mary’s -8.5

Pick: St. Mary’s

Against the Spread: St. Mary’s 

Final Score Prediction: St. Mary’s 87 New Mexico 70

TCU vs. USC

9:30 PM ET on Fox Sports 1

Line: TCU -2

Pick: USC

Against the Spread: USC

Final Score Prediction: USC 78 TCU 72

Nevada vs. Arizona State

Midnight ET on ESPN2

Line: Nevada -6

Pick: Nevada

Against the Spread: Nevada

Final Score Prediction: Nevada 87 Arizona State 76

Yesterday’s Picks: 1-2

Year to date: 95-81-4