2014 NIT Championship Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed SMU as a 3-point favorite over Minnesota, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 132.5 points. The Mustangs are 27-9 overall and 5-2 at neutral sites, while the Golden Gophers are 24-13 overall and 3-3 on neutral floors this season.
LINE MOVEMENT: SMU opened as 3-point favorites and that’s where it currently sits at most online sports books, while the over/under opened at 134.5 and has dropped to 132.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers placed on tonight’s game, 65% of college basketball public bettors currently favor SMU. 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.
NCAA FREE PICK: Take SMU. According to the latest college basketball trends, the Mustangs are 5-1 against the spread in their last six non-conference games, 16-7 ATS in their last 23 games overall and 11-4 ATS in their last 15 games following an ATS win. The Gophers, meanwhile, are just 2-5 ATS in their last seven neutral site games.
2014 NIT CHAMPIONSHIP FREE PICK: SMU MUSTANGS -3