Picks for Best Games on Sunday, March 17th
Happy Selection Sunday, there are six Championship games taking place with three deciding a NCAA Tournament bid for one team. Here are my against the spread picks for today’s best games.
Yale vs. Harvard
Noon ET on ESPN2
Line: Yale -4.5
Against the Spread: Harvard
Final Score Prediction: Harvard 71 Yale 66
Why this pick? The Crimson won the first two matchups, I’ll stick with them to win this one.
St. Louis vs. St. Bonaventure
1 PM ET on CBS
Line: St. Bonaventure -1.5
Pick: St. Louis
Against the Spread: St. Louis
Final Score Prediction: St. Louis 62 St. Bonaventure 56
Why this pick? The Billikens have more talent, I’ll take them in this Championship game.
Tennessee vs. Auburn
1 PM ET on ESPN
Line: Tennessee -5
Against the Spread: Tennessee
Final Score Prediction: Tennessee 78 Auburn 69
Why this pick? Tennessee is the best team in the SEC, I think they win the SEC Championship game.
Texas Arlington vs. Georgia State
2 PM ET on ESPN2
Line: Georgia State -3.5
Pick: Georgia State
Against the Spread: Georgia State
Final Score Prediction: Georgia State 71 Texas-Arlington 59
Why this pick? Ron Hunter in a Sun Belt title game is always a good pick.
Cincinnati vs. Houston
3:15 PM ET on ESPN
Line: Houston -4.5
Against the Spread: Houston
Final Score Prediction: Houston 76 Cincinnati 62
Why this pick? Houston ran Cincinnati out of the gym last week, they will do the same in this game.
Michigan State vs. Michigan
3:30 PM ET on CBS
Pick: Michigan State
Against the Spread: Michigan State
Final Score Prediction: Michigan State 70 Michigan 63
Why this pick? The Wolverines don’t have enough offense to keep up with the tough Spartans.
Yesterday’s Picks: 9-7-2
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