Picks for Best Games on Wednesday, December 5th 

Today is going to be a full slate of games, as there will be games taking place for seven straight hours. While the level of games may not be that great, there still will be a few great games to watch, here are my picks for tonight’s games. 

Ohio State at Illinois

7 PM ET on the Big Ten Network

Line: Ohio State -5.5

Pick: Ohio State

Against the Spread: Ohio State

Final Score Prediction: Ohio State 82 Illinois 73

Middle Tennessee at Vanderbilt

7:30 PM ET on the SEC Network

Line: Vanderbilt -13

Pick: Vanderbilt

Against the Spread: Middle Tennessee

Final Score Prediction: Vanderbilt 74 Middle Tennessee 65

VCU at Texas

8 PM ET on ESPNU

Line: Texas -9

Pick: Texas

Against the Spread: VCU

Final Score Prediction: Texas 69 VCU 63

St. Louis at Southern Illinois

8 PM ET on ESPN+

Line: Southern Illinois -4

Pick: St. Louis

Against the Spread: St. Louis

Final Score Prediction: St. Louis 76 Southern Illinois 64

Oklahoma State at Tulsa

8 PM ET on CBS Sports Network

Line: Oklahoma State -1

Pick: Oklahoma State

Against the Spread: Oklahoma State

Final Score Prediction: Oklahoma State 75 Tulsa 68

Temple at Villanova

8:30 PM ET on Fox Sports 1

Line: Villanova -10

Pick: Villanova

Against the Spread: No pick

Final Score Prediction: Villanova 74 Temple 64

Nebraska at Minnesota

9 PM ET on the Big Ten Network

Line: Nebraska -3

Pick: Nebraska

Against the Spread: Nebraska

Final Score Prediction: Nebraska 78 Minnesota 67

South Carolina at Wyoming

9 PM ET 

Line: South Carolina -5

Pick: Wyoming

Against the Spread: Wyoming

Final Score Prediction: Wyoming 78 South Carolina 67

TCU at SMU

10 PM ET on ESPNU

Line: TCU -1

Pick: SMU

Against the Spread: SMU

Final Score Prediction: SMU 78 TCU 73

Washington at Gonzaga

11 PM ET on ESPN2

Line: Gonzaga -15

Pick: Gonzaga

Against the Spread: Gonzaga

Final Score Prediction: Gonzaga 97 Washington 68

Yesterday’s Picks: 3-5

Year to date: 91-73-4