Portland vs. Michigan State Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Michigan State is a 23-point favorite over Portland, while the total is currently sitting at 145.5 points. The Pilots enter play with a 1-1 record while the Spartans are 3-0 overall.
LINE MOVEMENT: Michigan State opened as a 22-point favorites but the spread has climbed to 23 at most online sports books. As for the total, it opened at 144.5 and is now 145 or 145.5 depending on the sports book.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers placed on tonight’s game, 82% of college basketball public bettors currently favor the Spartans. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest college basketball trends, the under is 6-1 in the Spartans' last seven games overall and 6-1 in their last seven non-conference games. The under is also 4-1 in Michigan State's last five home games, 7-0 in its last seven games following an ATS loss and 5-1 in its last six games following a straight up win. On the other side, the under is 4-0 in the Pilots' last four non-conference games and 5-1-1 in their last seven road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600.
MONDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL FREE PICK: PORTLAND/MICHIGAN STATE UNDER 145.5